Real-time social media effect on the European Elections

Real-time social media effect on the European Elections

Socialbakers is monitoring Facebook in real-time to see how the different candidates and parties fare on social media. It’s a part of the ongoing look into elections taking place around the world, throughout the year, during which more than 42% of the world’s population will have the chance to … [Read more...]

Narendra Modi twitter followers vs Shashi Tharoor

Narendra Modi twitter followers vs Shashi Tharoor

BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is the most popular Indian politician on Twitter followed by Congress leader Shashi Tharoor. According to Twitter, Narendra Modi has almost 3.69 million followers while Shashi Tharoor has 2.14 millions Twitter followers. Additionally, BJP pioneer … [Read more...]

Twitter and Facebook Help Election Candidates Win?

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We’ve been noting the effect of social media on politics more and more lately and it really came into its own in the recent U.S. midterm elections with many news organizations covering events using social media. We also took a look at individual politicians’ use of sites such as Twitter and … [Read more...]

Facebook live stream from ABC for Midterm Elections in November

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As the use of social media becomes increasingly important in the field of politics it appears that Facebook is proving its intent to get in on the live streaming market by teaming up with ABC to provide coverage on election night. … [Read more...]

Sarah Palin’s 2010 Election Hit List on Facebook and Twitter

Sarah Palin’s 2010 Election Hit List on Facebook and Twitter

Social Media has become a part of not only everyday life, but politics as well – just ask Sarah Palin. It seems that the former governor of Alaska has taken to Facebook and Twitter to make it known who is on her political hit list for the 2010 elections. … [Read more...]