| Emailthis TrendEmail | Full Article (TrendHunter.com/id/29769)

Copycat Websites
Israeli PM Cribs Obama's Site Design


By: lourdes sanchez bayas (Rockstar) Nov 16, 08
{SummaryTitle}

Benjamin Netanyahu, the hard-line ex-Prime Minister of Israel who is running again for the post, fashioned his website to look almost identical to that of Barack Obama’s campaign site BarackObama.com.

The New York Times says in reference to Netanyahu’s website, “The colors, the fonts, the icons for donating and volunteering, the use of videos, and the social networking Facebook-type options—including Twitter, which hardly exists in Israel—all reflect a conscious effort by the Netanyahu campaign to learn from the Obama success.”

Is Netanyahu a shameless copycat, or someone who’s not afraid to recognize excellence and follow in its footsteps?



Source: nytimes



Related Trends:


30-Minute Political Ads
TrendHunter.com/id/28489



Obama Effect
TrendHunter.com/id/29282



Youth Votes Predicting Presidents
TrendHunter.com/id/28579



Viral Political Pranks
TrendHunter.com/id/22738



Top 13 Posts Related to Barack Obama
TrendHunter.com/id/17477




Copyright © TREND HUNTER Inc.. All Rights Reserved.