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was nominated for a Shorty Award!

I'm Shawna Howson. Nanalew. I make videos online. People watch them. It's weird, man I don't know.

youtube.com/nanalew - 45,007 followers

The Shorty Interview with Shawna

Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?

#nanada - It's what I consider my "realm" online. It's a lovely place, much like Canada.

Twitter or Facebook?

Twitter. PLEASE. TWITTER. I use facebook as well to interact with my 60k+ followers but I find the interactions way less personal/interesting

Ever get called out for tweeting too much?

Yes. That's what "unfollow" is for they say. Stop tweeting they say. Going to follow Harry Styles instead they say. He's British they say.

Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?

Yes. It helped me win the Magnum Heir contest last year. I won $250,000 in cash & prizes to help with my film future, and it's insane, maaan.

View Shawna's complete Shorty Interview

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About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media. Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Foursquare and the rest of the social web. The 7th annual ceremony will be held in April 2015 in New York City and live streamed internationally.

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