The Shorty Award
for Social Media's Best
Fake Account

What do you mean @darthvader isn’t real? Of course all 235 Justin Bieber Twitter accounts are real... right?

Although we know the various Twitter handles aren’t being run by Jedis, we still love them for their dedication to the persona they envision themselves as and the way they connect through social. Nominate here for your favorite #FakeAccount!

This category will have 7 finalists. These include 3 with the most nominations from the public, 3 chosen by the Shorty Awards Nominating Board made up of professional journalists from around the world, and 1 Wildcard Finalist. See our rules page for more info.

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Finalists chosen by the nominating board

Three finalists will be selected by members of the Shorty Awards Nominating Board which is comprised of journalists from around the world. One Wildcard Finalist will be selected by the Nominating Board from among the top 25 nominees after the nominating period ends.

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Finalists chosen by the public

Three finalists will be determined by nominations from the public. You can nominate anyone who has a Twitter account for a Shorty Award, which recognizes everything they do on other social networks, too. Make a nomination using the form above or using Twitter, send a tweet like this: I nominate @username for a Shorty Award in #category because... [ADD REASON HERE]

Fake Account Nominees