The year's best producers of short* douchelord 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 douchelord




I nominate @loveheylola in #douchelord because there can be only one. and she is. the one.

Another shoutout for @loveheylola for one more nomination! If you're doing shortyawards, nominate her in #douchelord. Yes, I'm serious. :P

@shortyawards #douchelord @loveheylola should winnnnnnn! oh yes. cuz she's awesome. thats why.




If for nothing else, OMG THE HAIR. ShortyAwards Finals.@joeschmitt. #humor. hair. 80s. Did.I.Mention.His.Hair.

I vote for @joeschmitt in the Shorty Awards Finals for #humor because nobody should lose to a doofus

I vote for @joeschmitt in the Shorty Awards Finals for #humor because he asked me for my vote.




@The_Gov Yes...just tweet @shortyawards with my name and #douchelord and why I should win (supreme douchiness works)




I nominate @Adrigonzo for a Shorty Award in #humor because of her spot-on, biting narrative of just about everything.

I nominate @Adrigonzo for a #education Shorty Award for educating future CPAs ... and for her use of the word "wampum.&qu

Tks! RT @Adrigonzo: @shortyawards I nominate @retheauditors for Shorty Award #finance because someone has to tell it like it is in finance.




@shortyawards @oveheylola #douchelord because really, there can be only one




I nominate @Micah for #douchelord because he is the biggest former douchebag I have had the pleasure of meeting.

I nominate @Micah for a Shorty Award in #brand because he has one

I nominate @Micah for a Shorty Award in #brand because he is the king of personal brand