The year's best producers of short* socialmedia 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 Socialmedia Winners and Finalists

There were 4 finalists in this category.

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MariSmith

@MariSmith

I vote for @MariSmith in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia because she's the only real choice and the tierra :)

I vote for @MariSmith in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia because she is the most upbeat peep in the Twitterverse!

I vote for @MariSmith in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia because she is a wealth of knowledge & friendliness!

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rdeal1

@rdeal1

I vote for @rdeal1 in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia because he knows it very well and is helpful to many.

I vote for @rdeal1 in the Shorty Awards Finals for #advertising because he's into robots & thinks Cheesecake Factory is good!

I vote for @rdeal1 in the Shorty Awards Finals for #advertising because...i like the tone of his blog posts-he's a nice guy

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danzarrella

@danzarrella

I vote for @danzarrella in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia because his TweetBacks stuff is redefining social media.

I vote for @danzarrella in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia because his TweetBacks stuff is redefining social media.

I vote for @danzarrella in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia because his TweetBacks stuff is redefining social media.

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chrisbrogan

@chrisbrogan

I vote for @chrisbrogan in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia because 36,000 followers is what I define as 'social.'

I vote for @chrisbrogan in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia because there is no one better.

I vote for @chrisbrogan in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia b/c he is the social media KING (& a ridiculously nice)

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TheDudeDean

@TheDudeDean

I vote for @TheDudeDean in the Shorty Awards Finals for #tech because I am a bad mofo wallet owner and I didn't buy any tweets

I vote for @TheDudeDean in the Shorty Awards Finals for #tech because he's amazing at SEO

I vote for @TheDudeDean in #tech because he asked. And asked.

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Lotame

@Lotame

I nominate @Lotame for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia - they are taking the social media ad space by storm!

I nominate @Lotame for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia - not only are they a client but are rocking the social media ad world

I nominate @Lotame for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because they're killin' SM advertising with their "time spent" tech

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PRSarahEvans

@PRSarahEvans

I nominate @PRSarahEvans in category #pr because she's pr-fect at it!

I nominate @PRSarahEvans for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because she's social media maniac and it's contagious!

I nominate@PRSarahEvans for #socialmedia She has definitely added to my knowledge of PR!!

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alohaarleen

@alohaarleen

I vote for @alohaarleen in the Shorty Awards Finals for #personal because she keeps Twitter FUN and REAL!

I vote for @alohaarleen in the Shorty Awards Finals for #personal because she is akamai and `olu `olu! {wink}

I vote for @alohaarleen in the Shorty Awards Finals for #personal because she keeps Twitter FUN and REAL!

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leesabarnes

@leesabarnes

I nominate @leesabarnes for a Shorty Award in #brand because her rebrand this yr was brilliant!

I nominate @leesabarnes for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because her preview SM 2009 Telesummit teleseminars rocked!!

I nominate @leesabarnes for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because she is the best podcasting expert i know!

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wildearth

@wildearth

I vote for @wildearth in the Shorty Awards Finals for #travel because animals are awesome...especially in the wild!

I vote for @wildearth in the Shorty Awards Finals for #travel because...they share a lot of love and kindness!

I vote for @wildearth in the Shorty Awards Finals for #travel because animals rule.

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brentcsutoras

@brentcsutoras

I nominate @brentcsutoras in #socialmedia because he gives real information

I nominate @brentcsutoras in #socialmedia because he is bald and en exceptional writer, dont know how the 2 reasons mix LOL

I nominate @brentcsutoras in #socialmedia because he breaks a lot of the social changes

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pistachio

@pistachio

I vote 4 @pistachio in the Shorty Awards Finals 4 #mypersonalfavorite because she IS the Right Stuff.

I recommend @pistachio in the Shorty Award category #socialmedia because she rocks.

I nominate the brilliant @pistachio #socialmedia b/c she engages, makes a difference & illuminates the social mediasphere

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nowsourcing

@nowsourcing

@shortyawards @nowsourcing #socialmedia because he knows the right way to do SM.

@shortyawards @nowsourcing #socialmedia because he is a great friend and on top of everything social media.

I want to nominate @nowsourcing for a #socialmedia award, 'cause he's the social media 'isht

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pressreleasepr

@pressreleasepr

I nominate @pressreleasepr for a Shorty Award in #business because he offers a lot of helpful information to his followers

I nominate @pressreleasepr for a Shorty Award in #publicrelations because Danny is an amazing PR do-it-all.

I nominate @pressreleasepr for a Shorty Award in #business because...I appreciate his smart & strategic approach to PR.

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guykawasaki

@guykawasaki

I vote for @guykawasaki in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because he's a good man to have in your social web corner ;)

I vote for @guykawasaki in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business because...he follows his followers back

I vote for @guykawasaki in the Shorty Awards Finals for #business

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skydiver

@skydiver

I recommend @skydiver in the Shorty Award category #business because his HARO rocks!

I nominate @skydiver for a Shorty Award in #news because HARO is changing the news and PR worlds.

I nominate @skydiver for a Shorty Award in #business - HARO has been a game changer for ordinary folks wanting PR

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documentally

@documentally

I vote for @documentally in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia because of an excellent use of the medium.

I nominate @documentally for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because...he IS social media.

@documentally nominated me for a Shorty in #podcast category. anyone wanna join him? :) http://shortyawards.com/

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jeffcutler

@jeffcutler

I nominate @jeffcutler for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because Jeff's always on.

I nominate @jeffcutler for a Shorty Award in #cutlery because he's a great writer and social media guy and needs some spoonin

@shortyawards @jeffcutler #egomaniac because it's all about him... all the time! just kidding of course.

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ijustine

@ijustine

I vote for @ijustine in the Shorty Awards Finals for #socialmedia because...she is great with youtube and twitter, and geeky!

I nominate @ijustine for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because she is the internet.

I nominate @ijustine in category #socialmedia and #tech ...she's an amazing geek who uses Twitter and Youtube like nobody else

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garyvee

@garyvee

I vote for @garyvee in the Shorty Awards Finals for #brand. @garyvee... sorry you missed the final dude

@garyvee sorry man U missed the ShortyAwards Finals. You would of owned #Brand. You can still Vote for us http://tinyurl.com/votePawLuxury

I vote for @garyvee in the Shorty Awards Finals for #yourcategory because...

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coachdeb

@coachdeb

I nominate @coachdeb in #business because she made me look at modern marketing as a Trbal activity

I nominate @coachdeb in #socialmedia because.. she is the Queen of tribal seduction & really builds alliances & relationships

I nominate @coachdeb for a Shorty Award in #photography because...her subjects and composition ROCK!âº

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ariherzog

@ariherzog

I nominate @ariherzog for #socialmedia and #niceguy Shorty Awards, because he uses the first well, and IS the second.

I nominate @ariherzog in category #socialmedia because he's the most active person in social media who I know (addicted!)

I nominate @ariherzog for #socialmedia Shorty Award because he constantly provides curiosities and new perspective

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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.

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waynesutton

@waynesutton

I recommend @waynesutton in the Shorty Award category #socialmedia because he's a jedi master & student with social media.

I nominate @waynesutton for #socialmedia just because he's all over the place!

I nominate @waynesutton for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because his insighful reporting is thoughtful and entertaining

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scobleizer

@scobleizer

I nominate @scobleizer for #ego because I want to do my part to make sure his ego stays gratified.

I nominate @scobleizer for #socialmedia and #blogging because of he makes us think!!

I nominate @scobleizer for a Shorty in #photography because he knows cameras.

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