Hollywood has the Oscars. Broadway has the Tonys. Now Twitter has the... Shorty Awards -- The New York Times
It's the 3rd Shorty Awards!
Even the micro-blogging website Twitter has an Oscars of sorts to honor the best people and organizations using Twitter and is still open for nominations until February 11, 2011 !
Shorty Awards for the first time will also honor the industry's best agencies and professionals in various social media like the best Twitter Campaign, Facebook Campaign, Twitter Brand Presence, Facebook Brand Presence, Viral Campaign. There are various other categories here .
To participate by voting, go to www.shortyawards.com and nominate Twitter users for excellence over the past year
Twitter's I suppose you are familiar with url shortener, a very useful tool in maximizing that 140-character tweet.
A tweet is a tweet is a tweet but what are you supposed NOT to tweet?
...and so on to Twitter Hop Thursday, hosted by Simply Stacie, The King's Court IV, Little Yaya's, Kelly's Lucky You and Dear Crissy.
and check out Twitterer of the Week
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Have a great day!