Minister of State for Sport, Bal Gosal, on his auspicious beginnings on Twitter, opportunities and opportunities lost on engaging content, and the power of Facebook.
NDP MP Françoise Boivin on social dynamics and why she prefers the deep relationship she shares with her Facebook “friends” rather than what she views as the impersonal experience of a Facebook Fan Page.
Comscore’s 2014 Digital Future in Focus report contains a wealth of information for digital public affairs practitioners.
Wildrose Party leader Danielle Smith and some Alberta podcasters reinforce why being engaged is key to social media success in politics.
Comscore’s Digital Future in Focus is another wake-up call on the use of mobile in search, web browsing, online services and mobile payments.
Some of my online connections from around the world are more likely to roll up their sleeves and help me achieve a goal than people I see several times a week.
A summary list of 2012 highlights in digital public affairs and communication.
Adam Sharp (Twitter), Daniel Sieberg (Google) and Adam Conner (Facebook) discuss measuring online conversation and how it both influences and is influenced by campaigns.
Yochai Benkler, professor of law and co-director of Harvard University’s Berkman Center for Internet and Society, uses the case of the proposed SOPA legislation to examine how networks came together to increase awareness and put pressure on US Congress. In his talk, Blueprint for Democratic Participation, Mr. Benkler explains how a series of events derailed the passing […]
The following is an excerpt from today’s edition of the Digital Public Affairs newsletter, issued this morning. Subscribe for free to receive additional insight into digital public affairs, and a look at the role digital is playing in the Canadian political and public affairs landscape. A little over a year ago, a group of digitally engaged folks […]
This post was written as part of my coverage of the NDP Leadership Convention for iPolitics.ca. Hands down, the most active and engaged of the Facebook campaigns by any of the NDP leadership candidates was run by Nathan Cullen and his team. Well, “run” is the probably the wrong word for it. Run has a […]