15 Mar '11, 2am

Next GE: Rules of engagement

1. Use of new media in campaign activities Before: Only party websites, chat rooms, discussion forums, e-mail, SMSes and hyperlinks could be used for Internet election advertising. Now: Podcasts, video-sharing sites like YouTube, microblogs like Twitter, MMS, social-networking sites like Facebook and electronic media applications are permitted. 2. Appeals to forward election advertisements Before: Political parties and candidates were not allowed to circulate materials, such as chain e-mail messages, appealing to recipients to forward them. Now: They are free to do so. 3. Use of live recordings as campaign tools Before: Candidates or groups of candidates could use only photographs for election advertising. Now: They can distribute and exhibit live recordings of lawful election activities during the election period. 4. Distribution of live campaign recordings Before: All fi...

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