President Obama can lay claim to the title of America’s first cyber president. Since his first election victory as our Commander-in-Chief the president has demonstrated the power of cyber space and using social media to connect with voters, raise money and address issues. As president he has stepped up to address cybersecurity issues facing the nation.
Beginning with his first presidential campaign the Obama camp seized cyber space high ground by using social media to connect with younger voters and spark grass root movements.
The Obama campaign had the advantage from the beginning by hiring 24 year old Chris Hughes, co-founder of Facebook, as a key social media strategist. Hughes’ social media strategy was simply unstoppable from social networking sites to podcasting and mobile messaging.
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