The nominees for the tenth annual Shorty Awards have been announced.
Since 2008, the Shorty Awards have honoured the best of social media by recognising influencers across a variety of different platforms including YouTube, Instagram, and musical.ly.
For the 2018 Shorty Awards, categories range from Arts & Entertainment to Tech & Innovation.
Your boy got nominated for a @shortyawards! You can vote for me to win if you like. Better yet, you can vote for every day until Feb 22nd! Hey, let's see if I can win! 😂 https://t.co/DdSvmyLChL pic.twitter.com/LdEgh6di23
— Leslie Wai (@LeslieWai) January 16, 2018
In the “Team Internet” section of the awards, there are categories such as YouTube Comedian, Breakout YouTuber, and Creator of the Decade.
— Michael Dapaah (@MichaelDapaah) January 17, 2018
Voting closes on February 22 2018, and the winners will be annoucned on April 15 2018 in New York City. The awards show will also be streamed live.
Read about the recently-announced changes to YouTube’s Partner Programme, or see our Weekly Round-Up for the start of January.