A recent news article on PBS.org makes a great point about the value of social media (and directly correlates to one of my favorite talking points about our Campaign 2.0™ iPhone application) — social media removes the filter of the Mainstream Press and puts campaigns and organizations directly in touch with their supporters and [...]
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It’s been said by many people, but perhaps best by Clay Shirky: “The Internet lowers barriers to action,” he says. “It doesn’t make people behave differently – it just lets them do more of what they would do anyway.” (That’s paraphrased, but close.)
Shirky is a researcher and scholar on the ways people [...]
We’ve been expecting for some time that phones using Google’s Android operating system were going to be serious players in the smartphone market, and sure enough, it’s happening! The number of devices available is set to jump from just one in August to as many as 30 by the end of the year. [...]
A Custom-branded mobile campaign iPhone app!
New! -- Platform enhanced to support the most advanced mobile campaign social sharing APIs
- Turn every supporter into a field worker by putting campaign tools right into their pocket. Grow your "staff" instantly!
- Empower supporters to be anywhere, anytime “evangelists” for your campaign, sharing your campaign messages in your own words with facts, photos, videos and talking points at their fingertips.
- Make it easy to volunteer for work on your campaign by collecting contact information and interests.
- Collect spur-of-the-moment contributions directly from the iPhone.
- Take advantage of social media marketing with posts directly to the Facebook and Twitter accounts of your supporters -- so their followers see your message.
- Provide instant response to breaking news with Home Screen banners.
- Use Apple Push Notifications to alert users to important new information in your app.
- Update your content at any time using a web-based interface.
- Spread your iPhone app inexpensively by sharing its link directly from your website, Facebook page, Twitter messaging, email campaign, etc.
Our advanced social media integration -- extends the value of your application way beyond 'just an app for that'!
“Great design, integration of cutting-edge Web 2.0 tools, and a super-easy way to provide real help to the campaign – this app has it all. It is truly a revolutionary idea, and we’re thrilled to be launching it to support the campaign!”
- David Kensinger, Campaign Manager, Sam Brownback for Governor