Barack Obama’s victory in the US Presidential Election of 2008 set the benchmark for what can be achieved using social media. He achieved this by designing his campaign to spark the right actions, leading his supporters with direct conversations and providing the tools to let a grassroots community create and share content.
If Barack Obama can become a world leader through the use of Social Media, what can you create? What’s your campaign? What’s your real world result?
Distilled from: Rahaf Harfous, Yes We Did : An Inside Look at How Social Media Built the Obama Brand
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