Byline: J. TAYLOR RUSHING
TALLAHASSEE - When Sen. Rod Smith took his gubernatorial campaign to Jacksonville in July, an aide needed mere minutes to post pictures of the North Florida Democrat with a small crowd of local dignitaries, firefighters and their families on the campaign Web blog.
Attorney General Charlie Crist's Web site doesn't have a blog, but it does have a ticking clock counting down the days until Crist presumably triumphs over his GOP primary opponent, Chief Financial Officer Tom Gallagher. But not so fast - at the top of Gallagher's Web site is a chart stressing key differences between himself and Crist before the Sept. 5 primary.
The Web has never played as integral of a role in a Florida political race as this year's contest among the four front-runners, Republicans Crist and Gallagher and Democrats Smith and Jim …