Send a tweet like this: I nominate @username for a Shorty Award in #category
because... [add reason here].
Some categories honor the best photos, videos or links, rather than people. For those
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
You can make up your own categories by changing the hashtag.
Certain categories have special rules or different ways of voting. Check each category page
Money can erode. Or money can nurture. Millions of us, slowing just a little of our money down, can begin to create the nurture capital industry—as important to the next generation as venture capital has been to this generation. Looking at philanthropy and investment through the lens of food, soil and place, we will find new ways to rebuild trust and to support millions of small acts of entrepreneurial care.
Interview with Slow
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Lead by example.
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Make friends. Use hash tags. Explore the twitterverse.
Why'd you start tweeting?
To keep track of breaking news and to share inspirational stories and promote farmers and entrepreneurs making it happen.
Why should people follow you?
They'll get to learn about some of the coolest stuff going on in food and farming in the world today. And get a great financial education.