Posted on November 27, 2017 by Elena Veatch
VoterCircle: A Grassroots Digital Tool for Friend-to-Friend Campaign Outreach
VoterCircle is a digital tool that elevates friend-to-friend outreach over traditional campaign-to-voter contact. VoterCircle has been featured in our 100 campaign tools lists can change the way any campaign does volunteer recruitment, grassroots fundraising, and GOTV. We talked with founder and CEO Sangeeth Peruri about leveraging personal networks and more.
Online Video Platforms: Top 5 Reasons We Love Wistia instead of YOUTube
Snapchat has created a new way to have conversations—from consuming content and messages to creating and broadcasting it. Through Snapchat, conversations are held in video and picture form rather than through texts, messages, posts, or speech; making Snapchat not only a creative way to get your political and advocacy campaign's message out but a new way to communicate it to a specific group of people. In just the past year, Snapchat’s daily views and users have grown by over 400%.
Posted on May 29, 2017 by Joe Fuld
How Should Legislators Work With the Changing World of Social Media Strategy?
Last year I spoke to a group of legislators at the Public Leadership Institute. There were a lot of great questions, and the crowd was so much fun that I decided to turn the highlights into this week's post.
1. Have a message:
Some have underplayed legislative fundamentals, but to have a good social media presence means you need to have a clear message.
Posted on May 15, 2017 by Joe Fuld
In political and advocacy campaigns, it is always useful to find good campaign tools. Some are great; some are not. This year we have updated our campaign tools list and included new and exciting tools that will help you on your next campaign.
Is It Possible to Write Better Political Mail with an App? We tried Hemingway Editor.
Posted on January 30, 2017 by Sophie Thurber
Digital Advocacy Advertising: Making the Most of My Campaign.
Posted on October 06, 2016 by Shelley Rees
How to Use Social Media for Get Out the Vote
When it comes to social media, LinkedIn is a valuable digital tool for campaigns
Posted on August 04, 2016 by Joe Fuld
When It Comes to Campaign Tools, Start with the Obvious
Political campaigns are pretty conservative when it comes to adopting new technology. This has left some campaigns behind, but for others this search for a silver shiny ball has made new technology a distraction for them. Whether you are building an advocacy or political campaign, a good place to start is to find useful campaign tools.