The year's best producers of short* tech 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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51

obie

@obie

I nominate @obie for a Shorty Award in #tech because he's one of the most passionate and resourceful people in web tech.

@shortyawards Nominate @obie for a Shorty Award in #tech - he brilliantly combines technical, proj mgmt and entrepreneurial content.

I nominate @obie for a Shorty Award in #tech because of his ideas, his book and (of course) his keynote at #railssummit

52

orli

@orli

I nominate @orli for a Shorty Award in #tech because of web 2.0 knowledge and tech tips

I nominate @orli in category #information because she gives out the most useful and informative links

I nominate @orli for a Shorty Award in #tech because I love her enthusiasm towards the internet world.

53

problogger

@problogger

I nominate @problogger for a Shorty Award in #blogging because i like to read and RT most of his posts

I nominate @problogger for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia for creating TwiTip :)

I nominate @problogger for a Shorty Award in #blogging because...it is a source of really good and useful information.

54

techienadine

@techienadine

I nominate @techienadine for a Shorty Award in #tech because... she is awesome

I nominate @techienadine for a Shorty Award in #tech because...she's young netobsessed and has great sense of what's happe ...

I nominate @techienadine for a Shorty Award in #humor because...she is smart and funny in one; qualities rare found in combi

55

timoreilly

@timoreilly

I nominate @timoreilly in category #publishing because that is what he does!

I nominate @timoreilly for a Shorty Award in #tech because...his tweets on technology are really worth reading. Always.

I nominate @timoreilly for a Shorty Award in #news because the informative tweets.

56

factoryjoe

@factoryjoe

I nominate @factoryjoe for a Shorty Award in #startups because he's helped so many of them get started in the first place

I nominate @factoryjoe for #tech since he is an obvious choice.

I also nominate @factoryjoe for #tech since he is STATION.

57

gletham

@gletham

I vote for @gletham in the Shorty Awards Finals for #tech because his twitfeed is the one stop shop for all "Geo" tech content

@shortyawards #tech @gletham twitter machine when it comes to geospatial issues

I nominate @gletham in category #tech because his coverage of mobile and GIS is exemplar.

58

Aalaap

@Aalaap

I nominate @Aalaap for a Shorty Award in #tech because his name has 4 As :D

I nominate @Aalaap for a Shorty Award in #tech as the founder of Linkbunch site -- Ok @Aalaap as u asked ;)

I nominate @Aalaap for a Shorty Award in #tech as the founder of Linkbunch site

59

jakezim

@jakezim

I nominate @jakezim for a Shorty Award in #tech because... James likes him, and this could move him into the 40's.

I nominate @jakezim for the #tech award because his right hip can connect to the internet. It watches a lot of Hulu

I nominate @jakezim for a Shorty Award in #tech because... he nominated me for a shorty award.

60

film_girl

@film_girl

I nominate @film_girl in category #tech because... she's the best -'nuff said

I nominate @film_girl in #tech for being a super cool geeky girl with ties to North Dakota.

I nominate @film_girl for a Shorty Award in #tech for her posts at christinawarren.com and posts on TUAW, Download Squad

61

ramsey

@ramsey

I nominate @ramsey for a Shorty Award in #tech because he's witty while being an excellent technician. That's rare ;)

I nominate @ramsey for a Shorty Award in #tech because he's a fan of circles. and circles are techy

I nominate @ramsey for a Shorty Award in #tech because he's so RESTful...

62

timrosenblatt

@timrosenblatt

@shortyawards - nominate @timrosenblatt for #tech b/c tw-autocomplete is really just that cool

I nominate @timrosenblatt for an award in #tech for creating tw-autocomplete which helps me every time I use twitter

63

NikkiPilkington

@NikkiPilkington

I nominate @NikkiPilkington for a Shorty Award in #tech because she shares so much stuff

I nominate @NikkiPilkington for a Shorty Award in #tech because she is so techsy!

I nominate @NikkiPilkington for a Shorty Award #brand coz .. consistently helps others to create a brand presence on twitter

64

sugarrae

@sugarrae

I nominate @sugarrae for a Shorty Award in #ranting because she is the queen of 18 tweet rants

I nominate @sugarrae for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because following her gives you quality tips and information

I nominate @sugarrae for a Shorty Award in #tech for http://tweetwasters.com/

65

christinahills

@christinahills

I nominate @christinahills for a Shorty Award in #tech because... nobody can teach shopping cart skills like Christina Hills!

I nominate @christinahills for a Shorty Award in #tech because she is the ultimate wizardress of 1ShoppingCart!

66

mattwilliamson

@mattwilliamson

I nominate @mattwilliamson for a Shorty Award in #tech because he loves and twits tech more than anyone I have ever met.

I nominate @mattwilliamson for a Shorty Award in #tech because...he knows all about tech in the most intricate way possible.

67

friarwade

@friarwade

I recommend @friarwade in the Shorty Award category #religion because...

I name @friarwade for a shorty award in #religion - Merry Christmas to you...

I nominate @friarwade for a Shorty Award in #religion because I like Old Catholic coverage, which he does wonderfully!

68

monkchips

@monkchips

I nominate @monkchips for a Short Award in #green because he paved the way for others to follow on green issues

I nominate @monkchips for a Shorty Award in #tech because he gets it

I nominate @monkchips for a Shorty Award in #tech for his eclectic interests, knowledge and smart commentary on current events

69

Missrogue

@Missrogue

I vote for @Missrogue in the Shorty Awards #marketing because she's got the rep

I vote for @Missrogue in the Shorty Awards Finals for #marketing because...

I vote for @Missrogue in the Shorty Awards Finals for #marketing because she's a thought leader & practices what she preaches

70

jdcoffman

@jdcoffman

I nominate @jdcoffman for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia. He's dedicated 2 tweeting the inside scoop on publicmedia's efforts.

I nominate @jdcoffman for a Shorty Award in #tech because watches the industry very closely & posts here too.

I nominate @jdcoffman for a Shorty Award in #tech because he suggests great new links

71

MollyWood

@MollyWood

I nominate @MollyWood for a Shorty Award in #tech because... She is the one and only tech/humorous/normal person

I nominate @MollyWood for a Shorty Award in #tech because she keeps me entertained and informed.

72

Paisano

@Paisano

I nominate @Paisano for a Shorty Award in #TwitterBuddy because...he always follows my tweets and checks in on me! :)

I nominate @Paisano for a Shorty Award in #tech for alwyas connecting social media and It operations

I nominate @Paisano for a Shorty Award in #tech because...He knows his tech stuff and he knows HOW to explain it too.

73

selfexile

@selfexile

I nominate @selfexile in category #tech because he is mostly the first one to tweet the solution of tech problem(s) neone has

I nominate @selfexile for a Shorty Award in #tech because he shares his vast technical knowledge.

74

radio_t

@radio_t

I nominate @radio_t for a Shorty Award in #tech because.

I nominate @radio_t for a Shorty Award in #tech because... it's best podcast show ever in Russia and it's true.

75

stoweboyd

@stoweboyd

I nominate @stoweboyd for a Shorty Award in #humor because he infuses some fun into serious topics

I nominate @stoweboyd for a Shorty Award in #tech because he trancends all categorization

I nominate @stoweboyd for a Shorty Award in #tech because he whined about it.

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