ON Kate8 from Ottawa , March 30, 2011
This past Sunday, over 14,000 tweets were sent out about the defeat of the Conservative government. The Globe and Mail has declared this “Canada’s first social media election!” Parties can now see real-time feedback on the campaign, and find out what is working and what isn’t. The parties will also be watching their competition carefully, “ready to pounce at the first sign of a slip-up.” Some believe that the 140 character limit with Twitter is a blessing, since there will be “a limited ... MORE
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