The year's best producers of short* other 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 other

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BYDLS

@BYDLS

I vote for @BYDLS in the Shorty Awards Finals for #health because bydls is awesome

I vote for @BYDLS in the Shorty Awards Finals for #health because bydls is awesome

I vote for @BYDLS in the Shorty Awards Finals for #health because bydls is awesome

2

spiritualevity

@spiritualevity

Help spread the word and please tweet the follwing to @shortyawards I nominate @spiritualevity for #other because they inspire and enlighten

I nominate @spiritualevity in #other category because they enlighten and inspire

3

nobody

@nobody

I nominate @nobody in the #other category, because he should feel special.

I nominate, umm, @nobody in the #other category, since the entire drawn-out process has become, well, a bit @spam laden. #tech

4

researchgoddess

@researchgoddess

  • 3 nominations in #pr
  • 1 nomination in #other

I nominate @researchgoddess for a Shorty Award in #pr because of her effective use of twitter in her recruiting efforts and pr

I nominate @researchgoddess for a Shorty Award in #other because she rocks.

I nominate @researchgoddess for a Shorty Award in #PR as she's tapped into, shares her findings re:the power of PR+socialmedia

5

KathySierra

@KathySierra

I nominate @KathySierra for a Shorty Award in #other because she doesn't fit really any category (and is still worth an award)

I nominate @KathySierra for a Shorty Award in #tech because she is THE most inspirational leader. Keep tweetin KS!

I nominate @KathySierra for a Shorty Award in #advertising because she is THE most inspirational leader. Keep tweetin KS!

6

michaelmarlatt

@michaelmarlatt

I nominate @michaelmarlatt for a Shorty Award in #other because he rocks.

7

MatchesMalone

@MatchesMalone

@MatchesMalone It's only cool if it was the first year. Besides, with my luck I will be the Susan Lucci of the @shortyawards. #bullshit

I nominate @MatchesMalone for a Shorty Award in #humor because...he is a super funny guy! You should vote too! I did!

I nominate @MatchesMalone for a Shorty Award in #humor because...he bribed me w/ passes to the Magic Castle! ;)

8

CharlesTrippy

@CharlesTrippy

I vote for @CharlesTrippy in the Shorty Awards Finals for #humor because... i love him

I vote for @CharlesTrippy in the Shorty Awards Finals for #humor because...he is awesomely hilarious =]

I vote for @CharlesTrippy in the Shorty Awards Finals for #humor because... he smells like poop

9

ShoeSmitten

@ShoeSmitten

I nominate @ShoeSmitten for category #shoes because she is all about shoes and I love that!!!

I nominate @ShoeSmitten for a Shorty Award in #shoes because she knows all about shoes & her site is fabulous:)

I nominate @ShoeSmitten for a Shorty Award in #shoes because of her fantastic taste in footwear.

10

sharlyn_lauby

@sharlyn_lauby

I nominate @sharlyn_lauby for a Shorty Award in #other because I like her.

I nominate @sharlyn_lauby for the #milt award because she has the MOTHER of HR blogs!

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towerbridge

@towerbridge

I nominate @towerbridge in #other to spice up it's life

12

GizmoDog

@GizmoDog

I nominate @GizmoDog for a Shorty Award in #other because because he is cutest dog on Twitter!