The LGBTQ+ Account nominees were announced on 28 January.
The 11th annual Shorty Awards “honoring the best of social media” have announced their nominations. Among the selections are Noah Finn Adams and Melanie Murphy, both up for the same award in the LGBTQ+ Account category.
The YouTubers thought the nominations were “amazing” and took to Twitter to share their excitement.
is this real life?
I’ve been nominated for a SHORTY AWARD
for my LG(B)TQ+ activism/content
fellow bisexies, it would appear that we’re one step closer to being as visible as the rest of the community 💖💜💙
Plz plz vote, this is amazing, I’m shaking https://t.co/9oDfIlw3yg
— Melanie Murphy (@melaniietweets) January 28, 2019
IF U WANNA VOTE FOR ME TO WIN AN AWARD THEN DO THE CLICK N VOTE PLS IDK WHAT IT MEANS BUT IT SOUNDS COOL THANKS https://t.co/MyzQm75Svg
— NOAHFINNCE (@noahfinnadams) January 28, 2019
Voting on the Shorty Awards website closes on 21 February. You can cast your vote here once a day up until the aforementioned date.
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