- Trump’s plan to start a new social media network is highly unlikely to succeed, experts have told Insider.
- The former president is reportedly planning a new platform to recover the audience he lost after being kicked off Twitter.
- But Trump will struggle, experts believe, with any new platform likely to struggle financially.
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Donald Trump’s plan to create a new social media platform is doomed to fail, experts have told Insider, with the former president unlikely to extend his following beyond a dwindling number of his remaining supporters.
Kicked off Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube after the Capitol riot on January 6, the former president has spent the last few months in the digital wilderness, resorting to issuing press statements via email.
Now, says his aide Jason Miller, he’s planning to come roaring back with his own social media network within “about two or three months.”
“I do think we’re going to see President Trump returning to social media in probably about two or three months here with his own platform,” Miller said in March. “This is something that I think will be the hottest ticket in social media.
“It’s going to completely redefine the game, and everybody is going to be waiting and watching to see…