The year's best producers of short* chatterbox 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 chatterbox




I nominate @artbyskym for a Shorty Award in #art because she does the kind of art I can't begin to do

I nominate @artbyskym for a Shorty Award in #chatterbox because anyone that can tweet 5K per month is a chatterbox!!

I nominate @artbyskym for a Shorty Award in #personal because she is a sweet, caring person.




Retweeting @bettydraper: @shortyawards I vote for @peggyolson in #advertising because my husband speaks very highly of her.

I vote for @bettydraper in #entertainment because it's the polite thing to do.

I vote for @bettydraper in the Shorty Awards Finals for #entertainment because we need more ladies like her in this world.