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It looks like people with no real interest in Bloomberg are signing up to be grassroots campaigners because he pays $2,500 a month

Mike Bloomberg's efforts to take social media by storm by paying people to post about him may not be working out, according to the LA Times. Several California-based operatives told the paper anonymously that they mainly signed up to campaign because of the $2,500 a month on offer. One was a Bernie Sanders supporter who followed up a campaign text to a friend saying: "Please disregard, vote Bernie or Warren." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. More than 500 social media camp...
Tags: Facebook, Hong Kong, California, Trends, Bloomberg, Wall Street Journal, Journal, Bernie Sanders, American University, Trump, Mike, Bernie, LA Times, Singh, Mike Bloomberg, James Thurber


Mike Bloomberg's social media strategy is under fire as Twitter suspends 70 pro-Bloomberg accounts for platform manipulation

On Friday, the Los Angeles Times reported that Twitter had suspended 70 accounts for violating its terms. The accounts in question were tweeting support for in identical messages. Bloomberg's campaign has come under scrutiny for its unconventional tactics on social media, including and an edited video clip from Tuesday's debate that many called misleading. A Twitter spokesman told Business Insider that the accounts had violated the social media company's policies around platform manipulatio...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Taylor Swift, Softbank, Trends, Bloomberg, Nevada, Los Angeles Times, Singh, Mike Bloomberg, Sabrina Singh


Twitter Has Reportedly Suspended 70 Pro-Bloomberg Accounts for Violating Its Platform Manipulation Policy

On Friday, Twitter began suspending 70 pro-Bloomberg accounts for violating a company policy put in place in response to the 2016 election, according to the Los Angeles Times. In a statement to TIME, Twitter confirmed that it has “taken enforcement action on a group of accounts for violating our rules against platform manipulation and spam.” Some accounts will be permanently suspended and others will have to go through steps to verify their owners. The suspended accounts, first rep...
Tags: Twitter, News, New York City, Uncategorized, Bloomberg, Times, Los Angeles Times, Mike Bloomberg, Onetime, 2020 Election, Sabrina Singh, TIME Twitter


Twitter Suspends 70 Accounts With Pro-Michael Bloomberg Tweets

(Bloomberg) -- Twitter Inc. on Friday said it had begun suspending 70 accounts that posted identical messages in support of Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg in a pattern that violates the social-media company’s rules.A Twitter spokesman said in a statement that it had taken “enforcement action on a group of accounts for violating our rules against platform manipulation and spam.”Some of the suspensions will be permanent, while in some cases account owners will have to verify t...
Tags: Twitter, News, Bloomberg, Bloomberg LP, Michael Bloomberg, Los Angeles Times, Bloomberg News, Manchester New Hampshire, Jennifer Epstein, Mark Niquette, Wendy Benjaminson, Bloomberg Twitter Inc, John HarneyFor, Sabrina Singh, Natnicha Chuwiruch, Pro Michael Bloomberg Tweets


Twitter Suspends 70 Accounts With Pro-Mike Bloomberg Tweets

(Bloomberg) -- Twitter Inc. on Friday said it had begun suspending 70 accounts that posted identical messages in support of Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg in a pattern that violates the social-media company’s rules.A Twitter spokesman said in a statement that it had taken “enforcement action on a group of accounts for violating our rules against platform manipulation and spam.”Some of the suspensions will be permanent, while in some cases account owners will have to verify t...
Tags: Twitter, News, Bloomberg, Bloomberg LP, Michael Bloomberg, Los Angeles Times, Bloomberg News, Manchester New Hampshire, Jennifer Epstein, Mark Niquette, Wendy Benjaminson, Bloomberg Twitter Inc, John HarneyFor, Sabrina Singh, Natnicha Chuwiruch


Bloomberg's 'social-media army' blurs the lines on political ads and makes it harder for people to know what they're looking at (FB)

Michael Bloomberg's presidential campaign is consistently pushing boundaries on the the rules around political advertising on social media. He is in the process of hiring a "social-media army" to spread his message online, The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday. Facebook's policy decisions on "branded content" may help Bloomberg's campaign evade scrutiny from researchers and journalists. Tech-industry insiders have already warned that Facebook needs to more clearly distinguish political...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Instagram, US, Trends, Bloomberg, New York Times, Michael Bloomberg, Wall Street Journal, Signal, Priscilla Chan, Mike, Singh, Sabrina Singh


Facebook to Allow Paid Political Messages That Aren’t Ads

(SAN FRANCISCO) — Facebook decided Friday to allow a type of paid political message that had sidestepped many of the social network’s rules governing political ads. Its policy change comes days after presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg exploited a loophole to run such humorous messages promoting his campaign on the accounts of popular Instagram personalities followed by millions of younger people. Bloomberg’s use of the loophole and Facebook’s policy change in response underscore difficul...
Tags: Facebook, News, Instagram, Russia, Uncategorized, San Francisco, Social Media, Bloomberg, Associated Press, Jerry, Federal Election Commission, Mike Bloomberg, Seitz, Onetime, Ellen L Weintraub, Sabrina Singh


Mike Bloomberg launches zany meme campaign

Presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg's billion-dollar ad spend has already upended the 2020 race to challenge Donald Trump, but yesterday's bizarre and coordinated campaign of meme-style content, published by influencers, has certainly gotten him more attention. Taylor Lorenz: Mick Purzycki is the lead strategist of the Meme 2020 project. He is also the chief executive of Jerry Media, a media and marketing company that is a powerful force in the influencer economy. The company’s portfolio incl...
Tags: Post, News, Instagram, Bloomberg, Donald Trump, Cringe, Trump, Lorenz, Mike Bloomberg, Serious Business, Taylor Lorenz, Jerry Media, Mick Purzycki, Sabrina Singh, Instagram Jerry Media


Iowa Partial Caucus Results Released — But They Won’t Clear Up Confusion

DES MOINES, Iowa — Clouded by doubts on a chaotic day-after, the Iowa Democratic Party began releasing partial results of the state’s first-in-the-nation presidential caucus on Tuesday. The data, made public for the first time nearly 24 hours after voting concluded, reflected the results of 62% of precincts in the state. While campaigns were eager to spin the results to their advantage, there was little immediate indication that the incomplete results eased the confusion and concern that lo...
Tags: News, Minnesota, Uncategorized, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, New Hampshire, Hawaii, Iowa, Associated Press, Biden, Michael Bloomberg, South Carolina, Trump, Sanders, Mike, Tom Steyer


Mike Bloomberg to Double His $300 Million Campaign Ad Spend in Wake of Chaotic Iowa Caucuses

(WASHINGTON) — Billionaire Michael Bloomberg is doubling the already massive amount of money he will spend on advertising, an effort to lift his Democratic presidential bid and capitalize on the chaotic outcome of Monday’s Iowa caucuses. “After more than a year of this primary, the field is as unsettled as ever. No one has made the sale or even come close to it,” Bloomberg spokeswoman Sabrina Singh said Tuesday. “Meanwhile, Mike is taking the fight to Trump every day, doubling down on the n...
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Sarah Huckabee Sanders Apologizes for Mocking Biden's Remarks on Stuttering

Sarah Sanders apologized late Thursday after she mocked comments by former Vice President Joe Biden during the Democratic presidential debate in which he recounted mentoring a boy who had a speech impediment.Sanders, the former White House press secretary, made the remarks on Twitter after Biden, who has been open about his stutter and his struggle with it since he was a child, described his interaction with the boy."The little kid who said: 'I can't talk. What do I do?'" Biden said,...
Tags: News, White House, Joe Biden, Atlantic, Arkansas, New York Times, The New York Times, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Sanders, Asa Hutchinson, Sen Cory Booker, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Sarah Sanders, Andrew Bates