Send a tweet like this: I nominate @username for a Shorty Award in #category
because... [add reason here].
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categories, use a URL instead of a Twitter name, like this: I nominate
http://instagram.com/example for a Shorty Award in #category because... [add reason
Be creative with the reason. A tweet without a reason for the nomination will not be
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I'm an USAF military veteran who served 6 years, and have now built a career online. I have generated over 160 millions views on YouTube with two very successful channels and others on the rise. My daily video blog is about my life after the military, where I encourage my viewers to maintain healthy lifestyles while simultaneously displaying a humorous outlook on life. I have built an audience of extremely dedicated viewers, that has allowed me to progress into being a social media mogul.