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20 Creative Voting Initiatives

These Apps, Campaigns and PSAz Aim to Boost Voter Turnout

— November 9, 2016 — Pop Culture
In an attempt to increase voter turnout, especially among youth who are eligible to cast a ballot for the US Presidential Election 2016, a number of creative stunts, apps and PSAs have been created.

Some of the innovative ways that young voters are being encouraged to exercise their right to vote include AI registration bots, carpooling apps that take groups to polling stations and even virtual reality plazas that immerse Americans in relevant political content that may inform their vote.

To help the public decide between Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump, Tinder brought back its Swipe the Vote feature, which helps them easily align themselves with a candidate who shares their values. Another interesting voter-encouraging campaign comes from Rock the Vote, which created 'Election FM' as a means of offering exclusive new songs only to those who physically make it to vote at a polling station.
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Voter Registration Tools
Voter Registration Tools
Google's New Search Feature is Aimed to Help People Learn How to Register
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Voter Registration Bots
Voter Registration Bots
HelloVote Registers Voters Through Facebook Messenger
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Voter Registration Graphics
Voter Registration Graphics
Google's Doodle Helps Voters on National Voter Registration Day
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Voter-Encouraging Music Stations
Voter-Encouraging Music Stations
Rock the Vote's Election FM Shares Exclusive Music for Voters
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Political Slam Poetry Campaigns
Political Slam Poetry Campaigns
This Video from IN-Q Outlines the Importance of Voting in the US
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Millennial Voter Apps
Millennial Voter Apps
The VotePlz App Encourages Young Americans to Make Their Voice Heard
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Millennial Voter Campaigns
Millennial Voter Campaigns
Mic Has Released a #69thevote Ad Pushing Millennials To Vote
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Streamlined Advance Voting Apps
Streamlined Advance Voting Apps
This App Lets Voters Save Time By Choosing Less Busy Times to Vote
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Millennial Voter Apps
Millennial Voter Apps
This App Helps to Counter Voter Apathy by Making It Easier to Cast a Ballot
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Voter-Encouraging Carpool Apps
Voter-Encouraging Carpool Apps
This App Helps People Carpool to Voting Booths
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Online Voting Aids
Online Voting Aids
'Voteplz' is a Website That Makes Voting in the US Easy
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Political Matchmaking Apps
Political Matchmaking Apps
This Parody App Helps Improve Reproductive Rights
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Quick Voter Registration Apps
Quick Voter Registration Apps
The 'VoterPal' App Streamlines US Voter Registration
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Connective Politics Apps
Connective Politics Apps
The Fireside App Connects Americans With Their Political Leaders
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Political Matchmaking Apps
Political Matchmaking Apps
This App Helps to Connect Citizens with Their Dream Candidate
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Mobile Voting Trailers
Mobile Voting Trailers
This Transporting Voter Ballot Booth Takes Its Design From Food Trucks
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Political VR Plazas
Political VR Plazas
NBC News' Virtual Reality 'Democracy Plaza' Shows Debates and More
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Presidential Swiping Apps
Presidential Swiping Apps
Tinder Brings Back 'Swipe the Vote' to Let Users Swipe on Issues
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Politicized Voting Video Games
Politicized Voting Video Games
'The Voter Suppression Trail' is a Game from the New York Times
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Personalized Voting Apps
Personalized Voting Apps
The VoteWithMe App Helps Get Undecided Voters to the Polls
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