The year's best producers of short* selfaggrandizement 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 selfaggrandizement




I nominate @bcompton for a Shorty Award in #humor because... the man is a skilled humorist. For reals.

I nominate @bcompton for a Shorty Award in #humor because he's not a famewhore, a celebrity, or a corporate shill.

@bcompton They both suck. I recommend @shortyawards for a #douche because douche is douchey douche. Vinegar.