The year's best producers of short* celebritytweet 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 celebritytweet

1

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.

2

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!

3

MCHammer

@MCHammer

I vote for @MCHammer in the Shorty Awards Finals for #yourcategory . Who knew?

I nominate @MCHammer in category #celebritytweet because he's the Hammer!

I nominate @MCHammer for a Shorty Award in #music because...he jams!

4

stephenfry

@stephenfry

I vote for @stephenfry in the Shorty Awards Finals for #entertainment because...he entertains with wit and originality and ...

I vote for @stephenfry in the Shorty Awards Finals for #entertainment because he brightens my day w/ his witticisms and la ...

I vote for @stephenfry in the Shorty Awards Finals for #entertainment because his L-literation experiment today was LOL.

5

vork

@vork

I nominate @vork in #celebritytweet and #humor categories bc he packs more nerd humor in 140 chars than most geeks do all day.

I nominate @vork for a Shorty Award in #humor because...he has figured out how to stay online 24/7/365 and still have a life.

6

JohnCleese

@JohnCleese

@shortyawards @JohnCleese #humor I nominate John Cleese because of his innovative, influential humor while in Monty Python.

I nominate @JohnCleese for a Shorty Award in #humor because he is a comedy icon, of course!

I nominate @JohnCleese for a Shorty Award in #entertainment because...he twitters, he tweets, he scores.

7

feliciaday

@feliciaday

I vote for @feliciaday in the Shorty Awards Finals for #celebritytweet because... the guild and dr horrible are great!!!

I nominate @feliciaday for a Shorty Award in #entertainment because she's the most entertaining woman I'll never talk to :)

I nominate @feliciaday for a Shorty Award in #entertainment because... three words: Watch The Guild.

8

The_Real_Shaq

@The_Real_Shaq

I vote for @The_Real_Shaq in the Shorty Awards Finals for #sports because he is the Big Twitt and is very quotatious!

@shortyawards #humor @The_Real_Shaq -- shacula? hillarious!

@shortyawards recommend @The_Real_Shaq in the Shorty Award category #sports because he is by far the most SHAQulous of anyone in sports.

9

dhewlett

@dhewlett

I nominate @dhewlett for a Shorty Award in #celebritytweet because he's the coolest actor on Twitter (and in the world)

I nominate @dhewlett for a Shorty Award in #tech because...he embraces tech& used the internet promoting 'A Dog's Breakfast.'

I nominate @dhewlett for a Shorty Award in #humor because...he can find the funny in everything.