Election 2012 Social Media Rankings

Election 2012 Social Media Rankings

October 12, 2013

See how the candidates stack up when all their Facebook Likes (or fans) and Twitter followers are added up. Source

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Illinois primary results: Republican presidential candidate index

February 27, 2013

HighBeam Research tracked the traditional media, twitter and blogger attention each Republican presidential candidate received during the week leading up to the Illinois primary and compared it to the final primary results. We also took a look at a recent Chicago Tribune/WGN-TV poll to see who earned the voters’ prediction. Did the candidate receiving the […]

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Did the Internet get it wrong in Iowa?

January 14, 2013

Our analysis earlier this week described Iowa as the first truly ‘social’ primary in this year’s Presidential race. But – along with other studies – indications about voting intention based on analysis of the candidates’ social media performance proved premature. Whilst the candidate’s social profiles certainly are very different, it’s still not clear how this […]

Alabama, Mississippi, Hawaii and American Samoa Primary Results

Alabama, Mississippi, Hawaii and American Samoa Primary Results

November 15, 2012

HighBeam Research has measured the media attention surrounding each current Republican candidate to determine who had been receiving the most buzz leading up to Tuesday’s primaries. In many primaries, candidates’ media attention could often be linked directly to primary results, but did the same hold true for the March 13th elections? Source

Digital by the Numbers

Digital by the Numbers

September 17, 2012

Mitt launched his presidential campaign in June of 2011. In just seven months, voters flocked online to support, share, and interact with our digital community. Source

Self-Deportation: A Flowchart

Self-Deportation: A Flowchart

September 6, 2012

An advisory infographic regarding appropriate self-deportation protocols following the 2012 Presidential Election. Source

Mitt Romney Blows Away The Competition On Facebook

Mitt Romney Blows Away The Competition On Facebook

August 6, 2012

Despite two average debate performances in South Carolina and news this week that he actually lost the Iowa caucus, Mitt Romney is surpassing the other Republican presidential hopefuls in every other Facebook metric, from user interactions to overall fan growth and user engagement. Source

New Hampshire by the Numbers

New Hampshire by the Numbers

July 14, 2012

New Hampshire is where it all started for our campaign. And this is where the disappointments of the past four years will become a detour — not a destination for our country. Here’s a look at the hard work we’ve done over the last six months in the Granite State. Source

Super Tuesday 2012: Republican presidential Candidate Index

Super Tuesday 2012: Republican presidential Candidate Index

July 5, 2012

HighBeam Research measured the media attention surrounding each GOP contender in the ten states of Super Tuesday to determine which candidate had been receiving the most buzz leading up to the primaries. In recent 2012 primaries, candidates’ media attention could often be linked directly to primary victories, but did the same hold true for the […]

All publicity good for Cain?

All publicity good for Cain?

July 3, 2012

On Twitter, mentions of Cain jumped from just over 9,700 on Saturday to more than 39,000 on Sunday, when the story broke on Politico, according to Topsy.com. Cain’s Twitter mentions blew his closest rivals, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and Texas Gov. Rick Perry, out of the water. Source

A Closer Look at the GOP

A Closer Look at the GOP’s 2012 Presidential Primary Candidates

May 24, 2012

Still undecided on Florida’s GOP Presidential Preference Primary? Sunshine State News brings you a special election 2012 offering: a graphic at-a-glance representation of the 2012 GOP presidential candidates — Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, Ron Paul and Rick Santorum.