Google searches for 'how to vote' up by more than 200% from 2012

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Will it be Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton?

With Election Day just around the corner voters can't seem to get enough of this year's presidential race.

Google Trends says searches for "how to vote" were 233% higher between Oct. 1 and Nov. 1 than they were during the same time period for the 2012 election.

The tech giant also says Americans are trying to find out where to vote; that search is primarily in the battleground states of Florida, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

Other social media platforms are also showing the election has made a huge impact. On YouTube, people have spent over 20 million hours watching presidential debate livestreams.

Facebook users spent more than 545 years, almost 4.8 million hours, between mid-July and mid-October, watching videos of the presidential candidates.

And since the beginning of the year until October 1st, over 109 million people in the U.S. generated 5.3 billion election-related likes, posts, comments, and shares on the platform.

That's the power of social media and an election that has seen so many twists and turns.

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