Nominations for the 7th Annual Shorty Awards are now closed. All finalists have been announced. You can view
them by clicking on categories below.
Anyone can create a new Shorty Awards category by tweeting a nomination with a new
hashtag. There are over 3,821 user-generated categories.
Nominations for Brands & Organizations are now closed. All finalists will be announced soon. Official
categories are listed below.
Since it’s hard to tweet when in the Pacific Ocean, tweets will be sent when on San Diego's dry land. See you on the beach!
Voting in the Shorty Awards is currently closed. Check back soon!
It depends on the day. During a big event, we tweet all day, other days, we could go several hours.
Yes, if they post inappropriate language and/or pictures.
Even though we represent an entire city, we speak with our own voice so that people know we are real!