The year's best producers of short* personal 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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Shorty Awards Personal Winners and Finalists

There were 5 finalists in this category.

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Top nominees in personal

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GusF

@GusF

I nominate @GusF in category #personal because he got our comapny into using Twitter

I nominate @GusF for a Shorty Award in #personal because he writes from the heart!

77

sarahnewton

@sarahnewton

I nominate @sarahnewton for a Shorty Award in #personal because she is making an impact on the world and Gen-Y

I nominate @sarahnewton for a Shorty Award in #personal because she's a real expert and genuine with her advice

78

extralife

@extralife

I nominate @extralife for a Shorty Award in #humor for the wonderful ExtraLife Radio, and Extra Life comic.

@shortyawards #entertainment @extralife One of the best podcasters out there, not to mention a great webcomic artist and helluva guy.

I nominate @extralife for a Shorty Award in #humor because... the ExtraLifeRadio podcast is AWESOME!

79

Alonis

@Alonis

I nominate @Alonis for a Shorty Award in #news because...she is the best source for breaking news......period...end of sub ...

I nominate @Alonis for a shorty award in #friend because she is an AMAZING friend

Btw: @Alonis & @AlBoeBNO are in the running for the Shorty Awards in #randomjunk . http://shortyawards.com/

80

arjunbasu

@arjunbasu

I nominate @arjunbasu for a Shorty Award in #entertainment because his tweets are quirky and entertaining.

I nominate @arjunbasu for a Shorty Award in #entertainment because... He has made Twitter even MORE relevant.

I nominate @arjunbasu for a Shorty Award in #entertainment because he writes incredible short stories in 140 characters &

81

JuliaRosien

@JuliaRosien

@shortyaward I nominate @JuliaRosien for a Shorty Award in #personal because her morning coffee is awesome.

I nominate @JuliaRosien for a Shorty Award in #personal because... she has a great personality!

I nominate @JuliaRosien for a Shorty Award in #green because... shecommunicates Natural, Green and Organic!

82

SarahJL

@SarahJL

I nominate @SarahJL for @ShortyAwards in #personal for helping her friend Jo get Christmas cards to wall paper her room via Twitter & more.

I nominate @SarahJL for a Shorty Award in #personal because she is the most friendly, welcoming and helpful person I know here

83

erikapearson

@erikapearson

I nominate @erikapearson for a Shorty Award in #personal because of her ability to rock the Twitter...

I nominate @erikapearson for a Shorty Award in #personal because of her elaborate gesticulation inside 140 characters.

84

mels_world

@mels_world

I nominate @mels_world for a Shorty Award in #personal because you are an absolutely wonderful woman!!

I nominate @mels_world for a #religion Shorty Award. Please vote for her! http://shortyawards.com/category/religion

I nominate @mels_world for a Shorty Award in #amazingwoman because she is a thoughtful and generous friend

85

whitneyhess

@whitneyhess

I recommend @whitneyhess in the Shorty Award category #design because she is a user experience rockstar

@shortyawards nominate @whitneyhess for co-founding outer-borough eating and being a great community leader #food #community #socialmedia

I nominate @whitneyhess for a Shorty Award in #food because of the outerborough eating club

86

Agent_M

@Agent_M

I nominate @Agent_M for a Shorty Award in #personal because he kinda makes mine Marvel...

I nominate @Agent_M for a Shorty Award in #entertainment because you do a great job keeping us updated on all things Marvel.

I nominate @Agent_M for a Shorty Award in #entertainment because his life seems more interesting than mine.

87

suzhoutch

@suzhoutch

I nominate @suzhoutch for a Shorty Award in #advertising because...she's super great & helpful!

I nominate @suzhoutch for a Shorty Award in #business because...she is in business.

I nominate @suzhoutch for a Shorty Award in #persoanl because...well, it's personal.

88

nwjerseyliz

@nwjerseyliz

I nominate @nwjerseyliz in category #writers.

I nominate @nwjerseyliz in #personal for always being available (and chipper) in the wee hours of the morning

Wow. @nwjerseyliz nominated me for a #algoreaward Shorty Award? http://shortyawards.com/user/sanford

89

mia

@mia

I nominate @mia and @sh3n3rd for an award in #requestingtwitterstonominatethemforawards.

I nominate @mia for a Shorty Award in #evil because... she rocks ;o)

I nominate @mia for a Shorty Award in #evil because...Grrrr She is so evil!!

90

jeremytoback

@jeremytoback

I nominate @jeremytoback for a Shorty Award in #personal because...his Twitter Poetry always makes us smile.

I nominate @jeremytoback for a Shorty Award in #personal because...he makes poetic magic with 140 characters every day.

91

tapps

@tapps

I nominate @tapps for a Shorty Award in #heart because her kindness knows no boundaries

I nominate @tapps in #personal because she's a blog maniac and is a nice person.

I nominate @tapps in #design because she's so creative.

92

tkpleslie

@tkpleslie

I nominate @tkpleslie for a Shorty Award in #design because...she awesome and non-stop info!

I nominate @tkpleslie for a Shorty Award in #personal because she has the greatest smile in twitterland.

I nominate @tkpleslie for a Shorty Award in #personal because she is one of the kindest people on Twitter!

93

avflox

@avflox

I nominate @avflox in category #poetry because she understands the power of words.

I nominate @avflox for a Shorty Award for #soulbaring for writing the naked truth, however painful it is.

I nominate @avflox for a Shorty Award in #muse because... she blends sexual politics and social consciousness. Not easy.

94

ATG

@ATG

I nominate @ATG for a Shorty Award in #personal because @ATG is always available for encouragement, kindness and a (((hug))).

I nominate @ATG for a Shorty Award in #health because he has helped my mental health no end

I nominate @ATG for a Shorty Award in #education because he has educated me on so many things

95

showmesecrets

@showmesecrets

I nominate @showmesecrets for the #personal award. An amazingly open writer. I can't get enough.

I nominate @showmesecrets for a Shorty Award in #personal because the writing on his blog is always fun, funny, and hot!

96

lizwebpage

@lizwebpage

I nominate @lizwebpage for a #bestflower Shorty Award because she ALWAYS has the flower.

I nominate @lizwebpage for a #blip shorty award for blipping more flipping songs than ANYONE

I nominate @lizwebpage for a #flowerwearing Shorty Award cuz she wears hair flowers better'n ANYONE. Just saying.

97

HawaiiRealty

@HawaiiRealty

@shortyawards .. i nominate @HawaiiRealty for an award in #personal because whenever she speaks , she speaks from the heart.

I nominate @HawaiiRealty for a Shorty Award in #bestrealtor because She Can Help YOu Fine a Great Home

@shortyaward I nominate @HawaiiRealty in category #personal because the words "Forever" and "Lover" are in her bio.

98

Havi

@Havi

I nominate @Havi for a #bestduck Shorty Award for best collaboration with a waterfowl on Twitter.

I nominate @Havi for a Shorty Award in #personal because she writes about clarity with compassion for the benefit of others.

I nominate @Havi for a Shorty Award in #personal because of her great tweets on destuckification, life, and ducks.

99

charlesjorlando

@charlesjorlando

I nominate @charlesjorlando for a Shorty Award in #personal because...it's good, insightful, funny stuff.

I nominate @charlesjorlando for #personal for his new revolutionary book about relationships.

100

shawnelliott

@shawnelliott

I recommend @shawnelliott in the Shorty Award category #education because I am crazy enough to think that this is "education".

I recommend @shawnelliott in the Shorty Award category #random because he makes me think, scream, ponder and laugh.

I recommend @shawnelliott in the Shorty Award category #random because... he's got some damn good links

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