Tag Archives: 'Abbott'

Trends on #ausvotes during the Australian Election, Pt. 4

Snurb, 1 September 2010
And finally, following on from where we left off in Part 3 of this series, let’s have a look at some of the key themes of this election campaign, such as they were. Again, this builds [...]

Trends on #ausvotes during the Australian Election, Pt. 3

Snurb, 1 September 2010
Having looked (in Part 2 of this series of posts) at the overall keyword and key phrase trends in the over 400,000 #ausvotes tweets discussing the Australian federal election, we’re now in a position to chart [...]

Trends on #ausvotes during the Australian Election, Pt. 2

Snurb, 1 September 2010
So, on to part two of our examination of trends and patterns on the #ausvotes Twitter hashtag during the 2010 Australian federal election campaign. (Part 1 is here.) In the following posts, I’ll be interested to [...]

Trends on #ausvotes during the Australian Election, Pt. 1

Snurb, 1 September 2010
Okay. A week and a half have passed since the Australian federal election on 21 August, and we’re still none the wiser about who will form the next government (though it’s worth mentioning in passing that [...]

Clear Lead for Abbott with One Day to Go

Snurb, 20 August 2010
So, just over 24 hours to go until the polls close and counting begins in the election we had to have – and I thought it was time again to have a look at how mentions [...]

Twitter’s Response to Q&A: Abbott Edition

Snurb, 18 August 2010
The other day I had a look at Twitter’s response to the Australian political leaders’ appearances on ABC1′s citizen forum-style show Q&A – by looking at the #qanda hashtag. My last post focussed especially on the [...]

Twitter’s Response to Q&A: Abbott Edition

Snurb, 18 August 2010
The other day I had a look at Twitter’s response to the Australian political leaders’ appearances on ABC1’s citizen forum-style show Q&A – by looking at the #qanda hashtag. My last post focussed especially on the [...]

Twitter’s Response to Gillard (and Abbott) on Q&A

Snurb, 17 August 2010
By popular demand, here’s part one of a first quick take on how Australia’s major political leaders fared with their appearances on the ABC’s Q&A programme, in the eyes of the (surprisingly massive) Twitter audience that [...]

Twitter’s Response to Gillard (and Abbott) on Q&A

Snurb, 17 August 2010
By popular demand, here’s part one of a first quick take on how Australia’s major political leaders fared with their appearances on the ABC’s Q&A programme, in the eyes of the (surprisingly massive) Twitter audience that [...]

More Tweets, More Focus on Abbott in Recent Days

Snurb, 12 August 2010
Ten days ago I posted a quick overview of the relative frequency with which Julia Gillard and Tony Abbott were mentioned by name in #ausvotes tweets (and ‘by name’ here includes mentions of their first and/or [...]