Category: Japan

Speech in Tokyo at Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan

In Tokyo for a week and speaking at the FCC of Japan on Monday. Please join! Details below and on the FCCJ website. Planning to discuss the below topic, but make it highly interactive, based on what people in the audience want to discuss. Professional LuncheonThomas CramptonAsia-Pacific Director of 360 Digital Influence, Ogilvy Public RelationsWorldwide

Twitter's Ascension in Japan

One of Asia’s great rapid growth stories in Social Media over recent months has been the Twitter’s ascension in Japan. This graphic, from a presentation delivered last week by Nielsen, shows Twitter passing even Mixi, one of Japan’s homegrown social networks. The success of Twitter runs in stark contrast with other foreign Web 2.0 platforms.

Mobile Social Networks in Japan

An interesting look at Social Media use on mobile phones in Japan by Alexei Poliakov, with some comments below courtesy of Random Wire. Japan Mobile SNS Study 2010 View more presentations from Alexei Poliakov. * The Japanese mobile market is highly saturated (89%) with modest growth (4%) * Japan leads in 3G with over 95%