What Would Abe Lincoln’s Social Media Campaign Look Like? A New Classroom Use For Twitter and Facebook
JULY 20, 2016
During the 2008 presidential election, Barack Obama and his team pioneered the use of social media as a powerful campaign tool. It’s easy to forget, given how commonplace the use of social media is today, that back in 2008. Both Twitter and the iPhone were less than a year old. But Obama’s use of mobile devices and social media changed political campaigns forever. Using social media tools pairs nicely with all of those skills.