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“Figuring Out Your Story” Most Important for Aspiring Content Creators

“Figuring Out Your Story” Most Important for Aspiring Content Creators

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Korea Bizwire) – Online content creators have risen in standing as access to high speed internet has become a way of life, to the point where more than a few adolescents consider a future in online broadcasting to be a dream job. However, those in the industry have cautioned against young people [...]

Psy’s ‘Gangnam Style’ Video Hits 3 Billion YouTube Views

Psy’s ‘Gangnam Style’ Video Hits 3 Billion YouTube Views

SEOUL, Nov. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — The music video of Psy’s “Gangnam Style” registered more than 3 billion views on YouTube at 8 a.m. Sunday, continuing to smash the video-sharing site’s records, according to his agency YG Entertainment. The electro-dance song, released in July 2012, and the signature horse-riding dance made the quirky rapper and [...]

BIGBANG’s “Bae Bae” Tops 100 Million YouTube Views

BIGBANG’s “Bae Bae” Tops 100 Million YouTube Views

SEOUL, Nov. 22 (Korea Bizwire) – The video for K-pop boy group BIGBANG’s “Bae Bae” has surpassed 100 million views on Youtube. It hit the milestone on Tuesday night, becoming the 11th video from the group to garner 100 million views on the global video-sharing service, the group’s agency YG Entertainment said on Wednesday. The group performded before 50,000 [...]

Chungju’s Unique Online Marketing Methods Pique Curiosity of Facebook, YouTube

Chungju’s Unique Online Marketing Methods Pique Curiosity of Facebook, YouTube

CHUNGJU, Nov. 8 (Korea Bizwire) – The city of Chungju has gone viral, or more specifically, its marketing efforts have gone viral, as its promotions uploaded onto social networking sites have enjoyed explosive popularity. Completely upending the preconceptions associated with government, the city’s marketing exploits have even the caught the eye of tech giants Facebook [...]

Korean Android Users Spend Most Time on YouTube, Kakao Talk

Korean Android Users Spend Most Time on YouTube, Kakao Talk

SEOUL, Nov.1 (Korea Bizwire) – Market research company Wiseapp publicly disclosed the results of a nationwide survey of 23,000 Android OS-based smartphone users on October 31, which revealed YouTube has overtaken messaging app Kakao Talk as the most used service. The results of the same survey that was conducted last year had Kakao Talk in [...]

15 Popular Korean Culture YouTubers Visit S. Korea

15 Popular Korean Culture YouTubers Visit S. Korea

SEOUL, Jul. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Fifteen YouTube stars creating videos themed on Korean culture from around the world are visiting South Korea at the invitation of the government, the trip’s organizer said Tuesday. The Korea Foundation for International Culture Exchange said the creators from 12 countries arrived in the country Tuesday for a nine-day [...]