Online Marketing Campaign – Politicians Do It – YouTube, Articles, Social Media – You Should Too

Social Media 2In the last Presidential campaign all the candidates created their own online marketing campaigns. Some campaigns were more effective than others but they all were integral in getting their messages out to a mass audience. Some political campaigns run for more than 2 years, so having an online strategy that constantly feeds out information, promotional materials and ads is ongoing–and vital to getting elected. If you have a business but don’t have an online marketing campaign you should seriously think [Read more…]

Social Media and Politics

Political Social Media“Social media and politics” is a theme that’s been growing in prominence and attracting a great deal of debate lately. The use of Facebook, Twitter and such like provides a means that facilitates the quick and rapid spread of messages among the masses as seen in the recent uprisings of Tunisia and Egypt. [Read more…]

How SEO Consultants Can Use Social Media Marketing to Achieve Results in Political Campaigns

Social media marketing has becoFacebookme an essential method of campaigning for political office. During the U.S. presidential campaign in 2008, the Barack Obama campaign team had harnessed the power of social media advertising to achieve victory. This was a phenomenon at that time. [Read more…]

Impact of Social Media on Society

Political Social Media“Do you have Facebook?”

“Yes, of course. But I don’t think you can find me, as there are too many people who have the same name as me. Try searching with my surname as well.”

“Hey, you celebrated your birthday in K-Box, right? I saw the photos in your Facebook.”

“Bro, I saw your comments about the YouTube video that I’ve posted in my blog. I’m happy that you are also deeply moved by the ‘Dancing Peacock Man’ as well.” [Read more…]

Direct Mail Marketing in Political Campaigns

fund raising letterMany Americans love their country and they love the cities they live in. Occasionally our citizens find things that disturb them in their local area and they wish to take action. Sometimes they find that they butt heads against the establishment and therefore they wish to run for local political office. [Read more…]

Political Campaigns in the Digital Age

websiteI’ve worked on a number of political campaigns in my lifetime. They’ve ranged from local ballot initiative to statewide races. Since my first campaign back in 1996 campaigning has changed. Although not gone, the days of phone banking, precinct walking and TV ads might be numbered. Why you might ask? We are in the digital age, my friends, and updated and accurate voter data and outreach is now more important than ever. Voters are looking for up-to-the minute news and information. [Read more…]

Robocall – Do’s and Don’ts For Political Candidates

roobocallsRobocalls are pre-recorded phone messages that candidates or political groups send before elections. Candidates hire robocall services that use autodialing technology capable of sending hundreds of calls simultaneously, thus the name “robocall,” or delivering messages robotically. Content of the messages can vary, including soliciting support at the polls, or responding to last minute attacks. [Read more…]

Robocalls For Political Campaigns, Candidates and Races

roobocallsRobocalls for political campaigns are an effective way for candidates to reach targeted constituencies. In fact, it is probably the least expensive way to get a message out to prime voters — voters who are known to make it to the polls to cast their ballot. Robocalling is also called phone broadcasting or call blasting. [Read more…]

Political Campaigns Are Nothing Without a Good Plan

business planBy Paul R Turner –

If you’ve never run for office before or helped with political campaigns, then mounting your own bid as a candidate can initially seem daunting. As with most big undertakings, though, campaigns become much less intimidating if you do adequate research and put together a comprehensive plan before kicking things off.

Good campaign plans usually start off with listbuilding of possible supporters, donors, and volunteers. If you’ve been involved in your community for any amount of time, there is probably a large amount of people locally who would be glad to offer their help on the campaign trail. Starting a list of the people who you think might be a good resource is the first step. [Read more…]

Political Campaigns and Customized Wristbands

wristbandsMany people are now familiar with customized wristbands since many organizations have been using them for several years to create awareness and promote business products and services. These organizations have learned to use these tools so well that wristbands have now become fashion accessories. Everyone from a small child to that old man you see walking down the street can wear a wristband. [Read more…]