Facebook: Quick and Dirty Polling

Facebook LikeFacebook’s page and polling facilities could offer a way to survey a reasonable group of people  in a short period of time.

One of the many hats I wear is co-founder of the recently-launched academic journal Westminster Law Review. As with all new projects, our biggest challenge has been to getting the name out there, so that people feel inclined to visit the site, submit articles for publication and attend our events. Obviously, social media has been a part of our marketing mix, but the results have been pretty slow.