The year's best producers of short* egocentric 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 egocentric

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wailinglist

@wailinglist

I recommend @wailinglist in the Shorty Award category #egocentric because he's a pathetic, egocentric slob.

I nominate @wailinglist for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because... he needs it... badly.

I nominate @wailinglist for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because...he asked...and people should get something for asking.

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geekmommy

@geekmommy

I nominate @geekmommy in #egocentric #moms #geek #tech #socialmedia #humor #women because a geeky gal's gotta <3 @geekmommy

I nominate @geekmommy in #tech #socialmedia #humor #women she is one of the few real geekette's which makes her awesome!

I nominate @geekmommy in #egocentric #moms and #geek because, well, because her username explains it all.

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cdx

@cdx

I nominate @cdx in the #egocentric category because he is full of rainbow giggles AND himself.: @s.. http://u.mavrev.com/0l9k

I nominate @cdx in the #egocentric category because he is awesome and not a bear

I nominate @cdx in the #egocentric category because I am he and he is me. So nice I tweet it twice.

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wbm

@wbm

I nominate @wbm for a Shorty Award in #wally because everyone needs more wally!

I nominate @wbm for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because he said he's awesome.

I encourage you to nominate @wbm for a Shorty Award @shortyawards in #programming because of his great .NET podcasts and tweets!

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Colten420

@Colten420

I nominate @Colten420 for a Shorty Award in #programming because...He is Ze bestest.

I nominate @Colten420 for a Shorty Award in #videogames because...he pwns all

I nominate @Colten420 for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because... he's good with tech, and is willing to help everyone he ...

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brunsvold

@brunsvold

I nominate @brunsvold for a Shorty Award in #WangChunging because everybody will wang chung tonight.

i am happy to say @brunsvold is still #1 in the shorty awards for awesomeness http://shortyawards.com/category/awesomeness

I nominate @brunsvold in category #badassery because he's a bad ass!

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GorillaSushi

@GorillaSushi

I nominate @GorillaSushi for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because he is an egomaniacal unicorn desecrating..uh...freak. yeah.

I nominate @GorillaSushi for a Shorty Award in #humor because he lets me stalk him

I nominate @GorillaSushi for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because...Well, If I had to explain, you wouldn't understand

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dailybuddhism

@dailybuddhism

@shortyawards #egocentric @dailybuddhism because he is winning as a result of begging for votes This is Not the Buddhist way. the other ...

I nominate @dailybuddhism for a Shorty Award in #religion because...I think it does a great job of explaining buddhism.

I nominate @dailybuddhism for a Shorty Award in #religion because... I love the podcast!

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forian

@forian

Vote for @forian as the most #egocentric tweeter for the Shorty Awards! - http://shortyawards.com/category/egocentric - I just LOVE me!

@shortyawards, i nom @forian for #egocentric cause he's full of him self, but not really, but kinda

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garystager

@garystager

I vote 4 @garystager in the Shorty Awards Finals 4 #education because he looks so remarkably like the Vice President!

I vote for @garystager in the Shorty Awards Finals for #education because he has insightful knowledge

I vote for @garystager in the Shorty Awards Finals for #education because his Edutweets are the greatest.

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bryanviper

@bryanviper

@shortyawards @bryanviper #multitasking :P

I nominate @bryanviper for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because you're stuck WAY TOO FAR IN your own world

I nominate @bryanviper for a Shorty Award in #multitasking because he asked me. then i thought: he deserves it.

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AJae

@AJae

I nominate @AJae for a Shorty in #egocentric because she talks about herself in the third person and thinks it's snarky.

I nominate @AJae for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because she talks about herself in the third person and thinks it's snarky.

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DamienBasile

@DamienBasile

I nominate @DamienBasile for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because he excels at providing the best information and advice.

Instead of nominating ppl for meaningless @shortyawards,why not just intro your network to interesting ppl w/ @DamienBasile's #valueadd tag.

I nominate @DamienBasile for a Shorty Award in #awesome because of his #valueadd tweets!

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raincoaster

@raincoaster

I nominate @raincoaster for a Shorty Award in #nonprofits because she deserves it!

I nominate @raincoaster for a Shorty Award in #nonprofits because...she cares...

I nominate @raincoaster for a Shorty Award in #nonprofits because she's a hard worker with a big heart!

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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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tia_marie

@tia_marie

http://shortyawards.com/user/tia_marie everyone nominate @tia_marie for #evilgenious :D

I nominate @tia_marie for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because she nominated herself for #evilgenius. :) eep

@shortyawards @tia_marie for Shorty Award in #evilgenius because she can global ban @tia_marie > @darthvader http://is.gd/c5YB :)

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godofthedead

@godofthedead

I nominate @godofthedead for a Shorty Award in #annoying because it's self-explanatory.

I nominate @godofthedead for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because nobody else is as self-absorbed as that jerk! hahaha :P

I nominate @godofthedead for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because i laugh at my alter ego constantly.

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BradmanTV

@BradmanTV

I nominate @BradmanTV for a Shorty Award in #humor because I've met the man personally and he is a funny, funny guy.

I nominate @BradmanTV for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because he is one, and he is still awesome

I nominate @BradmanTV for a Shorty Award in #egocentric because he should win =)

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MarkCarras

@MarkCarras

I nominate @MarkCarras for a Shorty Award in #music because.. Metal needs the mad love

I nominate @MarkCarras for a Shorty Award in #music because...Rock RuleS!

I nominate @MarkCarras for a Shorty Award in #music because of his tireless efforts to promote music and connect music lovers

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talgalili

@talgalili

I nominate @talgalili for a Shorty Award in #statistics because I write about statistical analysis I perform in my twitts

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maddhatter

@maddhatter

I nominate @maddhatter for a Shorty Award in #personal because... I feel as though we can all learn from him, and he is great!

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ceonyc

@ceonyc

Funny. Even tho LArm is a shmuck. RT @ceonyc: @shortyawards I vote for @lancearmstrong in #sports: if we run out of oil, we'll hook his ...

I nominate @ceonyc in category #community.

I nominate @ceonyc for a Shorty Award in #tech &amp; I second his campaign for a well deserved nomination in #baldness

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AdamCarn

@AdamCarn

I nominate @AdamCarn for a Shorty Award in #business because... well just check out his site and see

I nominate @AdamCarn for #business because he made the best program for newbies to make money!!

I nominate @AdamCarn for a Shorty Award in #business because... He's such a charming guy and we all love him!

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scottallen

@scottallen

I nominate @scottallen (that's me) for the #consolationprize category because everybody should be able to win something!

I nominate @scottallen for an @shortyaward in the #consolationprize category because everybody should be able to win something.(AGREED!) LOL

I nominate @scottallen for a Shorty Award in #socialmedia because he perfected social media b4 it was even called that!

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ramit

@ramit

I nominate @ramit for a Shorty Award in #finance because of his 30 days of savings series.

I nominate @ramit for a Shorty Award in #finance because he is me

@shortyawards for @ramit in #finance for teaching everyone to be rich. http://bit.ly/uatT

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