Not so fast! When used properly, political ads on Facebook are useful, says one public-affairs strategist in response to a study by a pair of academics that claims just the opposite.
The vendor iConstituent is rolling out a new tool that could help members of Congress enhance their Facebook presence and interactions with the people they represent.
Political advertisements increase Facebook likes eightfold or more.
Facebook developers, Congressional staff and members of Congress, transparency experts and digital innovators, will be welcomed to Capitol Hill today as Congressional leaders host the first Congressional Facebook Developer Hackathon.
For Democratic Congresswoman Karen Bass, Facebook is one way she bridges the distance from Washington, D.C., to the West coast and the people in her district.
Here’s an interview with a social media strategist for Republican Congressman Gregg Harper of Mississippi.
Meet the company that has introduced members of Congress to Facebook advertising.