The year's best producers of short* best 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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Top nominees in best

1

VincentDooly

@VincentDooly

I nominate @VincentDooly for a Shorty Award in #inventors because he's simply hilarious

I nominate @VincentDooly for a Shorty Award in #inventors because he's suffered physical pain to bring his inventions to life.

I nominate @VincentDooly for an #inventors award. Because he invented his destiny.

2

troyapeterson

@troyapeterson

I nominate @troyapeterson for a Shorty Award in #startups because...he's an amazing thinker and nipipedia is smart and nec ...

I nominate @troyapeterson in category #startups because a mash between (wikipedia+youtube)=AwesomeSquared!

shortyawards @troyapeterson, you were nominated by @lisisilveira for a #best Shorty Award http://bit.ly/15jnaH

3

blutarsky

@blutarsky

I nominate @blutarsky in the #best-toga-party category because he's all about the Toga Toga Toga!

while I'm at it, @shortyawards, give @blutarsky the shorty for #best-toga-party

4

greggrunberg

@greggrunberg

I nominate @greggrunberg in #entertainment because he makes me laugh a lot!

I nominate @greggrunberg for a Shorty Award in #entertainment because Heroes is a great show and his tweets are interesting.

I nominate @greggrunberg for a Shorty Award in #entertainment because Heroes is an awesome show and Parkman is interesting.

5

free_music_

@free_music_

I recommend @free_music_ in the Shorty Award category #wifeloveshim because...

@@shortyawards I nominate @free_music_ in category #overkill because his music at www.clousfamily.com is FREE. :)

I nominate @free_music_ in category #florida_hangingchads because his music at www.clousfamily.com is FREE. :)

6

YippiDog

@YippiDog

I nominate @YippiDog for a Shorty Award in #best friend forever

7

websuccessdiva

@websuccessdiva

I nominate @websuccessdiva for a Shorty Award in #business because...I like her style and and wordpress information.

I nominate @websuccessdiva for a Shorty Award in #business because...Maria provides info on her site that really helped me.

I nominate @websuccessdiva for a Shorty Award in #business because Maria is consistently the best content provider I follow

8

phillyd

@phillyd

I vote for @phillyd in the Shorty Awards Finals for #entertainment because... this dude knows shit.

I vote for @phillyd in the Shorty Awards Finals for #entertainment because... he a nice person

I vote for @phillyd in the Shorty Awards Finals for #entertainment because...because I want to be allowed in Kansas!

9

connecticutBNN

@connecticutBNN

I mean. Hey... @connecticutBNN for #best regional news links? source? whatever. You pick.

10

wilw

@wilw

I nominate @wilw for a shorty award in #geek because he rules us all with his witty repartee.

I nominate @wilw in category #celebritytweet.

I nominate @wilw for a shorty award in #geek because he's consistantly filled with awesome!

11

Dave_Malby

@Dave_Malby

I nominate @Dave_Malby for a Shorty Award in #Best Blipper category because...He plays the best blips!

I nominate @Dave_Malby for a Shorty Award in #music because...He spins a mean tune...rocks the house

I nominate @Dave_Malby for a Shorty Award in #humor because he KNOWS how to cut elites down to size w/ his hilarious dry wit!

12

blogdiva

@blogdiva

I nominate @blogdiva for a Shorty Award in #politics #culture because I am a FOCK

I nominate @blogdiva in category #politics because she usually seems to be screaming the same thing at the TV screen as I am.

I nominate @blogdiva in the category #hittin_it_with_benicio because he is BORICUA! WEPA! (how did I get sucked in to this?)