The 2016 presidential debate in going on full swing and the hashtag that is one to take a look at is none other but #Trump2016. With a collection of both positive and negative tweets, Trump is a candidate that is being tweeted about all over the nation.
— Amanda Suttle (@fairygirl03) November 30, 2015
— Hispanics for Trump (@HispanicsTrump) November 28, 2015
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 28, 2015
— KEEMSTAR (@KEEMSTARx) November 27, 2015
My aunt supports Bernie Sanders, I took her slice of pie and cut about 80% of it off and ate it. Now she understands socialism! #Trump2016
— Adam D. Brown (@aduanebrown) November 27, 2015
— John Galt (@JohnGGalt) November 26, 2015
— Youth 4 Trump (@SoCal4Trump) November 23, 2015
— Daniel Scavino Jr. (@DanScavino) November 21, 2015
Scared to live in a world where Donald Trump leads the republican polls. #Trump2016
— Isabel Araya R. (@IsabelArayaR) November 21, 2015
— Ryan Myers (@Myers986) November 30, 2015
From this collection of live tweets, it is evident that Donald Trump, regardless if you are for or against him is one to be talked about. His social media presence is higher than any other and on September 29th, he had the highest campaign digital campaign score of 75, according to The Week. The collection of #Trump2016 tweets are both positive and negative, some Twitter users are just putting their opinions out, and other tweets are from activist groups like @SoCal4Trump and @HispanicsTrump. #Trump2016 also includes tweets from the presidential candidate himself, @realDonaldTrump. There is also a collection of negative tweets within the hashtag, which creates engagement with people who dislike Trump and brings another view to the hashtag feed. Overall, #Trump2016 for the most part show that Donald Trump has doing well in the race with consistent poll updates, updates on where Trump is campaigning and supporters showing what Trump is saying during his debates that make him a good candidate.
Regardless of any political views on Donald Trump, it is important to realize that #Trump2016 is gaining constant attraction on Twitter and it seems that he will continuously gain attraction until the primary elections where Donald Trump’s fate will be decided.