Month: October 2018

NGP VAN: The Digital Midterms

There was a time where the process of canvassing meant allocating large amounts of campaign funds towards train rides, supplies for volunteers and so on. Today though, technology and organizations such as NGP VAN have brought the cost dramatically down and the results dramatically up. Social media targeted ads has almost entirely replaced TV ads…

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How Technology Is Changing Politics

Political campaigning is not done like it uses to. Technology has revamped the way campaigners promote voter turnout and educate voters about a certain political figure. Whistlestop tours and train speeches are a thing of the past. Social media sites and detailed targeting advertisements influence voters decision making when it comes to who they vote…

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