While Twitter is a conversation network, it has also become a platform for controversies and political mud slinging. With the elections happening this year, Twitter is no more only a communication platform but is also being used as an opposition bashing platform. Both Congress and BJP have been quite active in the bashing game along with the year old party AAP joining them lately.
Recently Twitter witnessed two hashtags – #QuitAAP and #CongBJPQuitIndia trending at the top of the India Twitter Trends for few days. Simplify 360, the social media monitoring product has released a study comparing both the hashtags from 17th January to 21st January, 2014.
While providing the details of the hashtag, the report provides insights on the discussions, age group, countries, languages, among others involved in it. The below embedded Slideshare provides further details about the conversations related to #QuitAAP and #CongBJPQuitIndia in the report.