It’s municipal election time, in British Columbia. If you are on Social Media, you are starting to see invitations to Like or Follow a political candidate, as political candidates have all jumped on the “Social Media as a Campaign Tool“ band wagon. There is no doubt that Social Media is a great tool for reaching out and getting your message to the masses, but, as one candidate has recently discovered, there is life (in your Social Media accounts) after the campaign.
What Was Old is New Again
It is not unusual to see parody accounts pop up, during a political campaign, spoofing a candidate and pretending to be them in the Social Media conversation. One only needs to look at the content of the posts to know that the account is probably not an “sanctioned” one of the candidate...Read More