The Singapore presidential election of 2011 is the fourth Singapore presidential election to be held on 27 August 2011. This would most likely be the first contested election since the 1993 election, and the first multi-candidate presidential race in Singaporean history.
Who is winning? I’m not a big fan of politics. But, as Barack Obama did a great job of winning the presidency utilizing the power of Internet, let’s see which candidate is doing a better job running a great online campaign.
Let’s take a look at online trend analysis.
What Search Trend Says About The Next Singapore President
As search queries represent people’s intention, it can be used to predict the trend; let’s take a look at what Google “says” about who’s winning:
Tony Tan seems to be leading the race. As Google dominates the search market in Singapore, this trend is quite indicative – he is probably the most talked about candidate. [Read more…] about Online Analysis: Presidential Election 2011 in Singapore