It was always going to be big and it was. President Barack Obama’s acceptance speech last night at the #DNC2012 set a new record for political moments on Twitter, with 52,756 Tweets per minute, as he pressed his message of taking America forward.
Earlier this week at the Democratic National Convention Michelle Obama beat Mitt Romney as she gave her speech. The First Lady hit 28,003 Tweets per minute and the President almost doubled that. He left the peak of 14,289 TPM that Romney hit in the shade.
The Democrats, neck and neck in the polls with the Republicans, have shown they can dominate the conversation on Twitter and now, with the two conventions behind us, the online battle is about to step up a gear. Read More