Presidential Candidates Articles

George McGovern Dies at 90, 1972 Presidential Nominee
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This past Sunday, we lost a great politician extraordinaire, who will be sadly missed because of his ardent political passions, his idealism, and his fervent love for his country. Additionally, he is remembered as a historian, university professor, scholar of …

Note To 2012 Presidential Candidates: Your Social Media Presence Is A Big Deal

After the huge role that social media played in the election of Barack Obama in 2008, it was clear to strategists, politicians, and the general public that campaigns would never be the same. No longer were social media outlets like …

New Web Site Lets Voters Rate Presidential Candidates
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Personnel Decisions International (PDI), a leadership consulting firm that works with CEOs has launched a Web site that allows users to rate the presidential candidates.

The site, NextNationalCEO.com allows users to rate the presidential candidates on ten characteristics that the firm uses to evaluate CEOs. The ten traits are vision, insightful judgment, trustworthiness, gets things done, inspires others, good judge of people, influence others, courage, confidence and energy.

CBS Partners with Digg on Election Coverage

Now here’s a strange partnership. CBS Interactive has announced a partnership with social bookmarking site Digg for online coverage of the 2008 election. Through the deal, Digg buttons will be added to CBS stories and Digg’s election related headlines will be displayed on CBSNews.com.

SEO and the Presidential Race

With the Presidential primaries well under way, it’s time for a follow-up to my March 2007 post about how the Presidential candidates rate for SEO.

Digg Unearths Presidential Candidate Tracking

Users of Digg can keep an eye on how candidates (or presumably their campaigns) interact with stories appearing on the social media site.

MySpace, MTV Ready For Presidential Dialogues

MySpace and MTV have announced details of their first Presidential Candidate Dialogue, which will feature former Senator John Edwards.

Presidential Candidate Thompson Draws Traffic
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Newly declared Republican presidential candidate Fred Thompson had more visitors to his Web site than any of the other candidates according to Hitwise for the week ending September 8, 2007.

Obama Leading All Candidates Online
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Illinois Senator Barack Obama is attracting more visitors to his campaign Web site than any of the other presidential candidates according to the Nielsen Company.

MySpace, MTV To Host Presidential Dialogues
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MySpace and MTV are following in the footsteps of CNN and YouTube with their own partnership into presidential politics.

Lycos Releases Biggest Search Gainers
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Lycos has released its most popular search terms and biggest search gainers for the week ending August 11, 2007.

DigitalJournal Gets Presidential

DigitalJournal.com has added a new section for presidential candidates to discuss and debate issues with the public and citizen journalists.