I’ve been taking a social media and elections seminar this semester with Raluca Cozma, a professor here at Iowa State. She’s been studying how candidates use social media for the last several election cycles and now is sharing it with us.
Cozma isn’t just telling us about her research. She’s also teaching us about research techniques and social media. This week she asked us to create a Storify with tweets from Super Tuesday. I decided to take a look how the candidates (or their staffers) used Twitter. Here’s what I found: