Marco Rubio’s Website Traffic Spiked 40% Following GOP Debate

Florida Senator Marco Rubio  speaks during a CNBC Republican Presidential Debate. (Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)Florida Senator Marco Rubio  speaks during a CNBC Republican Presidential Debate. (Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Florida Senator Marco Rubio speaks during a CNBC Republican Presidential Debate. (Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Early critics of final night’s GOP discuss were mostly in agreement declaring Marco Rubio a winner and CNBC a loser.

Echoing that view is information divulgence that trade on a Florida senator’s website peaked immediately following a debate. According to ElectionPulse reports by DataPulse, Mr. Rubio’s website saw scarcely 40 percent some-more hits immediately following a discuss than it’s seen previously.

(Figure: DataPulse information analytics on principal discuss Internet domains on Oct 28th; timezone is US Eastern.)(Figure: DataPulse information analytics on principal discuss Internet domains on Oct 28th; timezone is US Eastern.)

(Figure: DataPulse information analytics on principal discuss Internet domains on Oct 28th timezone is US Eastern.)

The analytics process used by DataPulse, a joint-venture of cybersecurity consultancy JAS Global Advisors and analytics organisation SIMmachines, is subsequent from approach observations of Internet infrastructure information rather than extrapolated formed on an instrumented sample, creation it some-more accurate than collection like Compete or Alexa. It shows changes in web trade over dissimilar durations of time on a rarely granular level, in this box divulgence Mr. Rubio’s site saw 39.44 percent some-more trade during 10:30 pm EDT (after a debate) than it saw during 7:00 pm EDT (before a debate). This analytics process can be used for any website though has been generally useful for tracking choosing events.

Data stretching behind to Oct 24 shows a spike in another light, as well trailing trade for check frontrunners Donald Trump and Ben Carson.

DataPulse information analytics on principal discuss Internet domains between Oct 24th and 28th (incomplete information for TedCruz.org from Oct 24th - 26th)DataPulse information analytics on principal discuss Internet domains between Oct 24th and 28th (incomplete information for TedCruz.org from Oct 24th - 26th)

(DataPulse information analytics on principal discuss Internet domains between Oct 24th and 28th (incomplete information for TedCruz.org from Oct 24th – 26th))

Compared to a other GOP candidates, Marco Rubio is holding a largest square of a Internet pie. Only somewhat behind him in discuss site trade is Jeb Bush, whose discuss pundits are now declaring to be on life support, following a CNBC debate.

 

(Figure: DataPulse information analytics on principal discuss Internet domains on Oct 28th; timezone is US Eastern.)(Figure: DataPulse information analytics on principal discuss Internet domains on Oct 28th; timezone is US Eastern.)

(Figure: DataPulse dataanalytics on principal campaign Internet domains on Oct 28th;
timezone is US Eastern.)

Google Trends also information indicates an eventful discuss for Mr. Rubio. His hunt seductiveness saw good spikes via a night, and overall, he was a many searched candidate.

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We reached out to Mr. Rubio’s discuss group for discernment on a trade boost and to ask if discuss donations peaked as well. We’ll refurbish when we hear back.

Read a full Data Pulse report here.

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