A blog for social media communicators at MIT



Election 2012: Twitter and Infographics

By Stephanie Hatch Leishman November 9, 2012

Yesterday I watched Twitter, especially observing tweets using the hashtag #election2012. A lot of people expressed their political beliefs via Twitter, making the social network an important place for debate and discussion. I was surprised to see such a difference between the Obama and Romney Twitter campaigns during...

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Highlights from the Ivy Plus Social Media Conference

By Stephanie Hatch Leishman October 29, 2012

This past weekend I met in Princeton, New Jersey with colleagues from other universities to talk about social media. Here are some of the highlights from our roundtable discussions. Unique voice: how unique can a university be? Examples of tweeters with non-standard voices: take a look at Father Marquette and Spike...

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