Political Social Media Campaigns Name Institution Political Social Media Campaigns The emergence of the internet brought about the development of social media. The technological invention has primarily enhanced the communication sector by providing a new forum in which people communicate with ease at any time and over long distances. Ideally social media has made communication to be simplified globally and thus enhanced other aspects of the economy aside from communication. Aside from being used as a communication tool social media has grown to be used as a marketing medium. Businesses have grown and thrived through the different social media sites. This has been made possible following the vast clientele that the medium provides to entrepreneurs and corporations. The latest development has emerged as the use of social media as a platform for carrying out election campaigns. In this directive this paper will seek to elaborate whether social media should later. However due to the risks that are eminent in the use of the online platforms rules and regulations have to be established to ensure that the power remains with the voters. This will serve to eliminate the influence of outside parties who alter the outcome of campaigns. Typically in adopting the use of social media for political campaigns the political parties have to master the proper use of the sites to gain the upper advantage. References Andrews C. (2017). Are political social media campaigns a threat to democratic elections? Engineering and Technology (May 17 2017) Retrieved from eandt.theiet.org Murse T. (2017). How social media has changed politics. ThoughtCo. (August 16 2017) Retrieved from thoughtco.com Vonderschmitt K. (2012). The Growing Use of Social Media in Political Campaigns: How to use Facebook Twitter and YouTube to Create an Effective Social Media Campaign. Honors College Capstone Experience Projects. Paper 360. http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/stu_hon_theses/360 [...]
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