The Latino Rebels are proud to announce that two of its members earned nominations from Latinos in Social Media (#LATISM) community as some of the Best Latinos in social media for 2011. Efrain Nieves, co-founder of P'Alante Latino and a regular contributor to this page, is up for the Best Political Blogger category. Latino Rebels founder, Julio Ricardo Varela, was nominated in the Best Latin@ Micro-Blogger category.
To vote for Efrain and Julito, go to this link: LATISM 2011 Nominees. Voting will continue until October 30, and winners will be announced at the LATISM 2011 awards ceremony during the LATISM annual conference in Chicago.
In addition, Julito's brother, the amazing Fernando Varela, earned a Best Artist to Use Social Media to Reach to Latinos. Fernando joins musical legends Willie Colón and Juanes in this category.
Don't forget to vote!!! Here is the link: LATISM 2011 Nominees.