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Quote of the Day: A Southern Republican View of Twitter

BY Nick Judd | Monday, November 21 2011

I use Twitter to talk to mainstream media. I think that Twitter is a place to talk to opinion leaders. That's where you talk to the press, you talk to activists, big donors, other legislators. On both these platforms, the first thing you have to do is realize who your audiences are ... the press is on Twitter and is always monitoring what's going on.

— Republican political consultant Wesley Donehue, in an interview with NationBuilder's Adriel Hampton that's posted to BlogTalkRadio. Donehue, based in South Carolina, is a tech-savvy campaigner who first came on our radar when we noticed a click-to-call tool his shop had developed. Take a listen.