Down with the kids…

Social Media is the new propaganda? Well maybe not, but this does seem to be the year that Politicians are really waking up to the power of social media. Whilst by no means the first we’ve had David Cameron  up the ante on his blog (as Simon pointed out earlier in the week it is actually rather good) and my colleauge Mr. Rubel highlights that presidential candidate Jonathan Edwards is now using Twitter (very neat tool) – he must be the first politician to use it? Politics is all about communication, and it is great to see the value of these communication tools bubbling up to the political mainstream, let’s see what difference they’ll make… So what next Gordon Brown on myspace – i wouldn’t be surprised…

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