The year's best producers of short* gov 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 gov

1

immunity

@immunity

  • 3 nominations in #gov

I nominate @immunity for a Shorty Award in #gov because of her self sacrifice in building our community.

I nominate @immunity for a Shorty Award in #gov because she is bringing transparency into the US Intelligence Community.

I nominate @immunity for a Shorty Award in #gov because of her Government 2.0 initiatives. Bringing value to gov social media!

2

bobgourley

@bobgourley

  • 3 nominations in #gov

I nominate @bobgourley for a Shorty Award in #gov because his tweets are enthusiastic & full of zest for cool technologies.

I nominate @bobgourley for a Shorty Award in #gov b/c he simplifies & advocates complex tech issues 4 wide range of readers.

I nominate @bobgourley for a Shorty Award in #gov #tech because of talk disruptive technologies in Government

3

cheeky_geeky

@cheeky_geeky

I nominate @cheeky_geeky for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because he - Oh wait, he already nominated himself. Never mind :)

I nominate @cheeky_geeky for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because he makes me laugh!

I nominate @cheeky_geeky for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because he promised to repay me in hot sexual favors.

4

signalmag

@signalmag

  • 1 nomination in #gov

I nominate @signalmag for a Shorty Award in #gov because of transparency in military