Gop

  • Cruz’s ICANN paranoia is now official Republican policy

    … US Republicans have endorsed hitherto fringe views on the IANA transition as official party policy. Yesterday delegates at the Republican National Convention approved the party’s 2016 Platform of the party, which “declares the Party’s principles and policies”. Internet policy takes up just half a page of the 66-page document, but it’s half…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 10 readers -
  • In Absence, Donald Trump Still Dominated #GOPDebate on Social

    … The biggest storyline surrounding the most recent Republican Presidential Debate in Iowa was the absence of frontrunner Donald Trump. The no-show certainly didn’t hurt Trump on social, where he still was the most-talked-about candidate — despite not being on stage. New metrics from SocialFlow and Brandwatch show how Trump’s non-presence loomed…

    Justin Lafferty/ Inside Facebookin Twitter- 22 readers -
  • #GOPDebate: When Donald Trump Speaks, Twitter Roars

    … that day generated a 5x lift from his previous average. Other interesting facts and charts about last night’s GOP Debate: The topics tied to each candidate on the #GOPDebate hashtag on Twitter. (Digimind) Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders gained more followers than any Republican candidate. (Twitter) Largest follower growth (all cands…

    Justin Lafferty/ Inside Facebookin Social- 8 readers -