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250 Infographics on Social and Digital in Asia-Pacific

January 16, 2014 by Simon Kemp

Social in India

New from We Are Social, this extensive report contains everything you need to know about the social, digital and mobile landscape throughout Asia-Pacific, including 250 infographics designed for easy copy-pasting into your own presentations and reports.[read more]

Social, Digital, Mobile in China

January 19, 2013 by Simon Kemp

China Map, Shutterstock

China has been the world’s largest online market for some time now, but its growth shows no sign of losing momentum.[read more]

Over 111 million Facebook users in Asia on New Year’s Day

January 1, 2011 by Yung Hui Lim

As of January 01 2011, there are a total of 111.9 million Facebook users in Asia. In the last quarter of 2010, Facebook population grew by 21.4% in Asia, or almost 20 million new users. After increasing by 10 million users in the month of October 2010, Facebook experienced growth slow down between November 2010 and December 2010. In...[read more]


Audio Archive: Emerging Social Media Opportunities in Asia

March 26, 2010 by TheCustomerCollective Admin

Featuring:  Thomas Crampton is Asia-Pacific director of 360 Digital Influence for Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide. Previously, he spent 18 years traveling the globe as a newspaper correspondent, mainly for the International Herald Tribune and The New York Times. In those roles, Mr. Crampton launched the Herald Tribune's first...[read more]

How Much Asia Communicates (Or Not)

July 20, 2009 by Thomas Crampton

TeleGeography's map of intra-Asia Telecommunications Traffic Flows shows a few interesting things about how Asians communicate (or not). The measure is millions of minutes of telecommunications traffic over one year on the public telephone network. (Total combined volume for Asia is more than 100 million minutes). Squint hard and you can...[read more]

comScore: Facebook now rules Asia

July 12, 2009 by Thomas Crampton

With several months of rampant growth, the latest numbers from comScore World Metrix show Facebook as THE dominant social network in across Asia.The nearest rival, Baidu Space, has nearly 5 percentage points less reach than Facebook.The reasons behind this are varied by market, but Facebook's popularity is partly due to the desire of...[read more]

Boycott of Coke in Malaysia and Social Media

February 16, 2009 by Shalabh

In mid January 2009, I was asked by an eminent Asian marketing magazine to comment on the boycott of American companies in Malaysia, in response to Muslim world's reaction to the Gaza war.The appeal was quite widespread and some very influential people had called for a boycott.I checked and found that the blogosphere seemed to be divided...[read more]

Wanna Reach the Asian Market? Use Friendster. (I'm Serious)

August 20, 2008 by Jennifer Jones

Remember Friendster? Yeah, okay, I forgot all about them too. Only a few short years ago, it was the social networking site, even getting a few mentions in early episodes of HBO's Entourage.But, of course, when MySpace hit, nearly everyone migrated from the fairly poor design of Friendster to the cooler-hipper customizable spaces in Tom'...[read more]

Asia Sports and Entertainment Business - Week of 3/5-12/08

March 12, 2008 by Andy Watkins

Entertainment from India In a significant move which is a first for a Bollywood label, Eros International has reached an agreement to have its movie titles distributed in Wal-Mart's 27 Canadian stores. Over time, Eros will make available a large number of titles from its catalogue of over 1300 titles as well as its 30-40 new releases...[read more]