Trump's Social Media Loss After Heated 1st Debate



Two days after the explosive first presidential debate, the Democratic ticket for the White House has gained significant distance over Republicans, adding close to one million (912,931) new followers on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram combined. The Republican ticket only gained 265,753 total new followers on the 3 platforms for the same period. 


Democrats have also tippled their daily engagement performance per 1,000 followers while the Trump-Pence ticket barely doubled theirs. The Republican ticket remains the leader in total followers with a total of 147.9 million followers versus the 29.6 million following the Biden-Harris ticket, but the Democrats hold a consistent lead in daily engagement per 1,000 users. Find more social media stats on the candidates at