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
I am a comedian from Brasil. I have been connection to my audience thru the web since 1998.
I was once considered the most influential profile on Twitter: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/08/07/arts/television/rafinha-bastos-brazilian-comedian.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0
Well... that's me.
More about Rafinha Bastos
I am a chair.
Interview with Rafinha
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
How do you decide what to tweet?
My mom decides for me.
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
My wife. She never uses her account. It is sweet to see her quiet (at least on Twitter).