Former President Donald Trump’s transition advisor Jason Miller told Fox News on Sunday that Trump would be returning to social media with his own newly created platform in the next two to three months.
Miller said, “I do think we’re going to see President Trump returning to social media and probably about two or three months here with his own platform. This is something that I think will be the hottest ticket in social media. It’s going to completely redefine the game. Everyone will be waiting and watching to see what exactly President Trump does. But it will be his own platform.”
Howard Kurtz remarked that it would be difficult to start a platform from scratch, but Miller did not seem deterred.
“I think the president knows what direction he wants to head here. This new platform is going to be big, and everyone wants him. He’s going to bring millions and millions, tens of millions of people to this new platform,” Miller said.
A new platform with Trump’s drawing power may be just what the GOP needs to break some of the stranglehold of Facebook and Twitter over the nation’s social media discourse. The question is, will Apple and Google’s app stores carry it when it debuts?
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