1. He was the first one to use the media, such as the newspaper, as a tool for his campaigns.
2. He create several Civil reforms, called Code Napoleon, which set France back on its feet.
3. He empowered people in his country with the sense of nationalism.
4. He put an end to the French revolution and used its ideals in running the country. A person's status in the society is no longer based on blood and nobility, but by a person's contribution to the society.