Under current conditions, an MP’s Twitter account is no more an official government channel than an interaction in a coffee shop.
As of 5:45amET, Minister Baird has been mentioned in 12,518 tweets by 7,888 unique Twitter users over the previous 24 hours.
The problem with 24 Seven is not the premise; it’s the execution.
On this edition of digital public affairs, a campaign and election post-mortem with Whitney Hoffman.
For those who measure their social media success by the number of likes, shares, follows and retweets they attract, there are click farms.
MP Niki Ashton on Facebook as an early warning system and community gathering place, and refining the use of digital when different outcomes are considered.