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#cdnpoli analysis, November 9 through 15

I typically provide a #cdnpoli week-in-review in my newsletter . However, I was tied up last week with analysis and commentary of the Israel-Hamas conflict playing out online (that analysis continues). I’m providing this week’s highlights in this post. What follows is a summary of #cdnpoli activity for November 9 through 15. The analysis was performed using Marketwire/Sysomos Heartbeat.

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  • #cdnpoli tweets : 44,425 (down 8.2% from 48,419last week)
  • Unique sources: 10,851 (down 10.6% from 12,134 last week)
  • Top 3 tweeters production : 3,135 (3,570 tweets (7.1% of overall #cdnpoli traffic)

Top six issues

  1. Forces Personnel (enters at #1, FIPA down to #6)
  2. Remembrance Day (enters at #2, displaces Election)
  3. Economy (up from #4, displaces India trade trip)
  4. Israel-Hamas conflict (enters at #4, Economy up to #3)
  5. Oil and the NGP (holds at #5)
  6. FIPA (down from #1)

About the Author:

Mark Blevis is a digital public affairs strategist and President of, an integrated digital communications, public affairs and research company. His work focuses on the role of digital tools and culture on issues and reputation management. He also leads research into how Canadian opinions are shaped through online content and interactions.