Analytics platform, Zignal Labs, provided analysis of last night’s Democratic presidential debate hosted by CNN.
Tracking more than 2.2 million mentions during the two-hour event, following is Zignal’s breakdown of mentions by candidate.
The following chart reveals some of the highlights from the evening.
Republican candidates couldn’t resist adding their commentary to the online debate. Donald Trump earned the most attention of the GOP hopefuls with his live tweeting:
While #BlackLivesMatter was the most tweeted about issue of the night:
The following graph shows the most frequently mentioned foreign policy issues across social and traditional media among those writing about the debate through the first segment.
And the following map shows how Twitter exploded with Bernie Sanders mentions after he addressed the question of whether or not he was a socialist.