Hillary Clinton’s campaign announcement on Sunday lit up Facebook — and made a bigger splash than the announcements of Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) or Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.).
There were 10.1 million interactions on the social network about Clinton’s announcement originating form 4.7 million users in the 24 hours around the launch, Facebook said.
In the same time period for his announcement, there were 5.5 million interactions about Cruz generated by 2.1 million users. Paul’s announcement garnered 1.9 million interactions from 865,000 individuals.
Posts, comments, shares and likes all qualify as interactions.
Clinton’s sleek announcement video was also viewed more than 1.8 million times on the social platform.
Sleek announcement? Please.