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Social Media’s Role in Tonight’s GOP Debate – and Politics

(Editor’s Note: This post was written by Dr. Jennifer-Stromer-Galley, an associate professor at the School of Information Studies at Syracuse University. Jenny has been studying “social media” since before it was called social media. She is an expert on human interaction through digital media, and has written extensively about political institutions’ uses of the Internet for… Read the full article…


Exploring the Tech Behind a Political Campaign

It’s no secret that the cornerstone of President Barack Obama’s presidential election victories was his campaign’s adept use of social media and technology. The campaign team leveraged the power of mainstream social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and reinforced them with extensive testing and market research tools. But that, of course, was a… Read the full article…