It’s easy to assume that a person with a lot of Twitter followers or Facebook friends is wildly popular, right? But it’s not so. And just as it’s not so for individual, the same holds true for politicians. The number of followers or likes aren’t not a predictor to his or her real popularity. Haven’t you ever ‘liked’ the candidate you don’t like, just to debate with their supporters?
Beyond the wanting to debate, what does social media predict about an election? Read more at cnn.com.