The year's best producers of short* apps content

*140 characters or less, on Twitter

The Shorty Awards honors the year's best content producers on Twitter.

The first annual Shorty Awards Ceremony was held on February 11, 2009. Read what the press had to say about it and watch video from the night. Get news about next year's awards and who to follow on Twitter by joining the email list, subscribing to the blog, or following @ShortyNews on Twitter.

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Shorty Awards Apps Winners and Finalists

There were 5 finalists in this category.

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Top nominees in apps

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hahlo

@hahlo

I vote for @hahlo in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps because I like the grid display feature on my iPhone! Most Excellent!

I vote for @hahlo in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps because it works great on my iPhone.

I vote for @hahlo in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps because it's the best iphone web app for twitter!

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BrightKit

@BrightKit

I vote for @BrightKit in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps because I'm addicted to it

I vote for @BrightKit in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps because it simplifies the management of multiple Twitter accounts

I vote for @BrightKit in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps because it keeps me real online

3

splitweet

@splitweet

  • 41 nominations in #apps

I vote for @splitweet in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps because its one essential tool for all the multiple twitterers!

I vote for @splitweet in category #apps because it's useful to manage multiple Twitter accounts and brand monitoring

I vote for @splitweet in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps it's so easy to use.

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twitbacks

@twitbacks

I vote for @twitbacks in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps because so many ppl use this for backgrounds

I vote for @twitbacks in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps even though I could not figure out how to get it to work.

I vote for @twitbacks in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps because their app is one of the slickest around.

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Tweetworks

@Tweetworks

I vote for @Tweetworks in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps because...I love Fruit Loops.

I vote for @Tweetworks in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps because it has the best avatar

I vote for @Tweetworks in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps

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trackthis

@trackthis

I discovered @trackthis via the Shorty Awards #apps page. A great service. Sad they aren't finalists. http://bit.ly/s2xG

I recommend @trackthis in the Shorty Award category #apps because it's absolutely awesome in every imaginable way.

I recommend @trackthis in the Shorty Award category #apps because it simply works.

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TweetDeck

@TweetDeck

I recommend @TweetDeck in the Shorty Award category #apps

I recommend @TweetDeck in the Shorty Award category #apps because I can't imagine living without it.

I nominate @TweetDeck for a Shorty Award in #apps because it's how I want apps to be.

8

easytweets

@easytweets

I nominate @easytweets for a Shorty Award in #apps because we use it every day

I nominate @easytweets in #apps

I nominate @easytweets in #apps because we rely on it to tweet the latest news in Raleigh

9

cligs

@cligs

  • 15 nominations in #apps

I vote for @cligs in the Shorty Awards Finals for #yourcategory because it adds value to the 'Wordpress to Twitter' plug-in.

I nominate @cligs for a Shorty Award in #apps because of Right Clig application

I nominate @cligs for a Shorty Award in #apps because I love this application, been adapted as WP plug-in and is user friendly

10

TweetStats

@TweetStats

I recommend @TweetStats in the Shorty Award category #apps just because I can.

I nominate @TweetStats for #apps because TweetStats was the first Twitter app I used, and I still think it's the coolest.

I nominate @TweetStats in #apps because it's an awesome way to track my tweeting habits and trends.

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bittr

@bittr

I nominate @bittr for a Shorty Award in #apps because... brings mobile twitter to everyone everywhere

: @shortyawards I nominate @bittr for a Shorty Award in #apps because it's awesome and easy to use

I nominate @bittr in #apps 'cause it's sweetr than its name. ;)

12

hanniversary

@hanniversary

I vote for @hanniversary in the Shorty Awards Finals for #startups because i like it

I vote for @hanniversary in the Shorty Awards Finals for #startups because they followed me back!

I vote for @hanniversary in the Shorty Awards Finals for #startups because i like it

13

IACEZ

@IACEZ

I nominate @IACEZ for a Shorty Award in #finance because...owners can focus more on their business rather than accounting!

@shortyawards #apps @IACEZ it is a new and easier was for accounting!

I nominate @IACEZ for a Shorty Award in #startups because...the CEO is always thinking and has an amazing business model.

14

Photoshop_GU

@Photoshop_GU

I nominate @Photoshop_GU for a Shorty Award in #apps for great Photoshop tutorials.

Help GU win shorty award! Tweet: @shortyawards I nominate @Photoshop_GU for a Shorty Award in #apps for great Photoshop tutorials & free

Help GU win shorty award! Tweet: @shortyawards I nominate @Photoshop_GU for a Shorty Award in #apps for great Photoshop tutorials & free

15

strawpoll

@strawpoll

I nominate @strawpoll for a Shorty Award in #apps because they rule at...stuff...and told me to nominate them. so i did.

I nominate @strawpoll for a Shorty Award in #weird because it keeps me entertained when we need a break from it all :-)

I nominate @strawpoll for a Shorty Award in #apps because StrawPoll is awesome : )

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followfinder

@followfinder

I nominate @followfinder in category #apps because it's so easy and awesomely helpful in finding great new users to follow!

@shortyawards I'd like to nominate @followfinder in #apps because it's helpful for someone starting out.

I nominate @followfinder in #apps because it helped me find my mother on Twitter after she gave me up for adoption @ birth.

17

honestybox

@honestybox

I recommend @honestybox in the Shorty Award category #app because...it is so refreshing to send and receive anonymous messages

I nominate @honestybox for a Shorty Award in #app because it's has caused more drama than anything else on Facebook!

I nominate @honestybox for a Shorty Award in #app because it was one of the first Facebook apps and is still one of the best.

18

iptib

@iptib

I nominate @iptib for a Shorty Award in #news because...always keeps me up to date on Apple news

I nominate @iptib for a Shorty Award in #tech because...iPhone rules and Scott knows it best

I nominate @iptib for a Shorty Award in #tech because he consistently has great iPhone info and reviews.

19

plodt

@plodt

I recommend @plodt in the Shorty Award category #apps because... plodting tweets is alright by me.

I nominate @plodt for a Shorty Award in #apps because it is great fun to see my rollercoaster ride called Life!

@shortyawards: I nominate @plodt in category #apps because it's nifty, fun & makes charting life through Twitter a most useful activity.

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fireeagle

@fireeagle

I nominate @fireeagle for a Shorty Award in #apps because it's a great example of how a privacy model should work!

I nominate @fireeagle for a Shorty Award in #apps because there are very few others doing stuff that works and we love them.

I nominate @fireeagle for a Shorty Award in #apps because I'm desperately proud of it.

21

twistori

@twistori

find twistori awesome? tweet @shortyawards I nominate @twistori for a Shorty Award in #apps because ...

@shortyaward I nominate @twistori for a Shorty Award in #apps because The design is simple, brilliant, and entertaining to view!

@shortyaward I nominate @twistori for a Shorty Award in #apps because it's beautifully designed, simple and addictive

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dearie6

@dearie6

I nominate @dearie6 for a Shorty Award in #apps because it is honest and noble (well, for a web app anyway)

I nominate @dearie6 for a Shorty Award in #apps because some of the goodbyes made me laugh so hard I had tears in my eyes.

I nominate @dearie6 for a Shorty Award in #apps because you help me say what I have always wanted to, GoodBye IE6.

23

twilert

@twilert

I vote for @twilert in the Shorty Awards Finals for #apps because it's been invaluable to me.

I nominate @twilert for a Shorty Award in #apps because its the best Twitter app I have ever seen ever!!!!

I nominate @twilert for a Shorty Award in #apps because my life is so so much easier.

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colten420

@colten420

I nominate @colten420 for a Shorty Award in #programming because...He is Ze bestest.

I nominate @colten420 for a Shorty Award in #videogames because...he pwns all

I nominate @colten420 for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because... he's good with tech, and is willing to help everyone he ...

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mylasttweet

@mylasttweet

Last chance to vote for @mylasttweet for best #apps on @shortyawards http://shortyawards.com We need about another 40 votes - Go on Please

Last chance to vote for @mylasttweet for best #apps on @shortyawards http://shortyawards.com We need about another 40 votes - Go on Please

I nominate @mylasttweet for a Shorty Award in #apps because it is very useful

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