Extracting real value from Twitter analysis
By December 16, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Extracting real value from Twitter analysis

Intelligence gathering and opinion measurement — If you have the time and resources, there is real value to be gained from deep analysis of Twitter.

comScore shares valuable time, place and device data
By November 19, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

comScore shares valuable time, place and device data

Digital public affairs professionals will find a powerful reveal for time, place & device targeting in comScore’s latest report on Canadian Internet usage.

Balancing personal feelings and political campaigning
By May 1, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Balancing personal feelings and political campaigning

Ms. Stintz was spectactular when she said “Rob Ford’s comments were gross.” Then, I feel she made two campaigning slips.

Digital public affairs view of Comscore’s 2014 Digital Future in Focus report
By April 2, 2014 2 Comments Read More →

Digital public affairs view of Comscore’s 2014 Digital Future in Focus report

Comscore’s 2014 Digital Future in Focus report contains a wealth of information for digital public affairs practitioners.

Senate scandal dominates #cdnpoli chatter; CETA just makes the top six
By October 26, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Senate scandal dominates #cdnpoli chatter; CETA just makes the top six

Despite the PM’s efforts to raise the profile of CETA, #cdnpoli chatter about the trade agreement is handily trumped by the Senate expense scandal.

Alberta: Nenshi and Iveson lead with two days to go
By October 19, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Alberta: Nenshi and Iveson lead with two days to go

Twitter prediction theory in the Alberta elections: Nenshi by a country mile in Calgary and Iveson breaks away to increase his lead in Edmonton.

IdleNoMore’s Oct7Proclaim made a quick splash
By October 13, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

IdleNoMore’s Oct7Proclaim made a quick splash

IdleNoMore has reinvented itself. Still, it has a lot of work to do to regain the level of public interest the movement enjoyed last winter.

Alberta: Nenshi lapping the competition, Diotte chasing Iveson
By October 11, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Alberta: Nenshi lapping the competition, Diotte chasing Iveson

A Twitter prediction theory suggests Nenshi will run away with Calgary and Diotte is closing the gap on leader Iveson.

Twitter prediction theory missed the call
By October 9, 2013 2 Comments Read More →

Twitter prediction theory missed the call

Pollsters breathed a collective sigh of relief last night. They were right; Twitter was wrong.

Twitter still predicting NDP victory in Nova Scotia #NSvotes
By October 6, 2013 5 Comments Read More →

Twitter still predicting NDP victory in Nova Scotia #NSvotes

Heading in to the homestretch of the Nova Scotia election, Twitter is still predicting a Darrell Dexter-led NDP victory. #NSvotes

Nenshi and Iveson still lead even as they shed some share of mentions
By October 5, 2013 1 Comments Read More →

Nenshi and Iveson still lead even as they shed some share of mentions

Two weeks in to the Calgary and Edmonton mayoral races, my Twitter experiment suggests Naheed Nenshi and Don Iveson are holding their leads despite losing some share of mentions.

Twitter analysis theory: NDP still leading in Nova Scotia #NSvotes
By September 29, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Twitter analysis theory: NDP still leading in Nova Scotia #NSvotes

Twitter mentions of McNeil are closing in on Dexter. Still, the NDP and its leader leads #NSvotes according to the Twitter-election-prediction theory.