This Week on Twitter - July 15

Monday, 15 July 2013

Wednesday, July 17; 9:00 p.m. ET
Sports lovers can follow @ESPYs and #ESPYS for all-access coverage of ESPN’s one-night celebration of the best athletes and moments in sports. @ESPYs will provide behind-the-scenes photos and Vine videos of fan-favorite athletes. In addition, fans can cast their vote for the Best Team award by tweeting #ESPYSBestTeam and the name of the team. Votes will be tallied throughout the show with the winner will be revealed as the last award of the night.

Thursday, July 18; 9:30 a.m. ET
Vanity Fair’s Krista Smith (@KristaSmith) will be moderating a Twitter chat with Evangeline Lilly (@EvangelineLilly). Follow along or chime in using the hashtag #TheSquickerWonkers.

Thursday, July 18; 7:00 p.m. ET
The Hispanic Youth Awards — Premios Juventud (@PremiosJuventud) — on Univision (@Univision) will provide plenty of opportunities for viewers to participate throughout the show via Twitter.

  • #MejorVestido: Real-time hashtag voting. Fans can use this hashtag along with the celebrity’s name to cast their vote for best-dressed of the evening. One female and one male will be crowned the winners and receive an award on-stage during the main Premios Juventud telecast.
  • Twitter Mirror: Fans will have access (via @PremiosJuventud) to celebrity photos on the blue carpet and after winning their awards, through pictures taken with the mirror.
  • #PJPregunta and #PremiosJuventud: Fans can tweet to their favorite stars walking the blue carpet. A selection of fans’ tweeted shoutouts and questions, chosen by the producers, will be featured on-screen and posed to the respective celebrity during the carpet broadcast.
  • #PJVerdadoReto: In the lead to the broadcast, fans can tweet or create a Vine video of a “Truth or Dare” for their favorite celebrity. Select fans will be featured exclusively on during rehearsal days as the celebrity responds to their “Reto” or “Verdad.”

Check back next week for more!