Posts Tagged ‘Facebook’

Election Embeds: Facebook, Google Got Cozy With Campaigns

By: Kate Kaye, Ad Age

Big brands and agencies are used to lots of attention from … Read more

How Campaigns’ Use of Facebook Data Might Change the 2012 Election

By Nick Judd | techPresident

More than in any other race to date, Americans may experience the 2012 presidential election through precisely targeted phone calls, visits, tweets and Facebook posts — … Read more

This Is How The World Reacted To Osama Bin Laden’s Death

BY GREGORY FERENSTEIN, FAST COMPANY

From Crimson Hexagon, the social media analysis firm that dispelled the myth of the Verizon iPhone … Read more

Twitter, Facebook and YouTube now crucial to presidential campaigns

By Seema Mehta, Los Angeles Times

Four years ago, Barack Obama kicked off his presidential campaign on the steps of Illinois’ Old State Capitol, speaking in front of thousands of supporters … Read more

IT’S OFFICIAL: MAJORITY OF AMERICANS ARE ON FACEBOOK

By Meredith Gessup, TheBlaze.com

The dawn of the 21st century has bid farewell to pen and paper communications and opened the door to digital pokes, likes and status updates.

If you don’t … Read more

NJ Gov. Chris Christie proves adept at using social media

By Christopher Schnaar, DailyRecord.com

As a candidate 18 months ago, Gov. Chris Christie had relatively few fans on the Internet.

Now, … Read more

Conservatives Branch Out With New Media Ventures

By Kelley Vlahos, FOX News

WASHINGTON – When conservative movies, music, YouTube videos and newscasts are considered “hip and cool,” you know the movement has come a long way.

So say … Read more

Twitter tries to turn 140 characters into money

By Jessica Guynn, Los Angeles Times

Reporting from San Francisco — On “The Tonight Show,” Conan O’Brien used to get big laughs for mocking Twitter as an egotistical stream of mundane … Read more

22% of online Americans used social networking or Twitter for politics in 2010 campaign

By Pew Internet

After first gaining prominence as tools for political engagement during the 2008 presidential election, social media became a regular part of the political environment for voters in the … Read more

Dose of hot Tea catches Republicans up to Democrats in social media use

By Jacqui Cheng, ars technica

Social media is becoming an increasingly important part of US elections, but the group that … Read more