Category Archives: Politics

…Is the Public Listening? Part 2 of a study in social media politics

Last week we brought you a glimpse at how much of an impact our two major 2012 presidential candidates are having in the social space. Today, we’re diving into the second part of the social media politics equation and examining how the public is responding. There’s no question that social media is playing a major […]

A Quick Guide to the October 3rd Presidential Debate

The first 2012 presidential debate will be held tonight! Here’s all the info you need to be the best debate watcher you can be: The Basics The debate, which will be held at University of Denver, will be moderated by Jim Lehrer, Host of NewsHour on PBS. It begins at 9:00 EST and will be […]

When the Candidates Speak: Part 1 of a study in social media politics

Election Day is getting closer and closer, and both Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are going full steam ahead with their presidential campaigns. Odds are, you’re seeing evidence of the election everywhere; stories on the news, ads during prime time, signs in your neighbor’s yard, and, yes, posts popping up on your social networks. Social […]