It’s hard being a conservative in social media. Despite what liberals claim, social media is exceptionally-tilted to the left as the majority of powerful users on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites lean liberal. Social news sites that generate tens of thousands of pageviews to the stories of the community’s choosing are estimated as high as 3-to-1 or higher. On these sites in particular, a strong-enough majority can stifle stories negative to their chosen candidate and promote stories damaging to their opponents.
Obama uses them. People love them. They spread the message in the easiest possible way and more importantly in the most sharable possible way. Why are none of the GOP candidates using them?