Digital Marketing in India 2019

With a population reaching 1.347 billion, India is considered the second most densely populated country in the world. This sheer number guarantees that the country holds so much potential and can provide a lot of opportunities for both foreign enterprises and local startups alike.

Despite the country’s low current internet penetration rate, India’s digital market is anticipated to grow rapidly in the coming years. This growth makes the country attractive to business aiming to explore the region. However, there are also several risks associated with penetrating the Indian market.

This article will discuss India’s digital marketing environment, industry challenges and opportunities, successful campaigns, as well as the best possible ways on how to reach the Indian audience.

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Digital Marketing in Malaysia 2019

Southeast Asia is seeing a fast-paced growth in its e-commerce market, and Malaysia steadily proves to be one of its key players. The country predominantly speaks English as an active second language, and more of its residents are becoming proficient with the use of digital technologies and social media.

Malaysia is very urbanized and currently has one of the highest internet penetration rates among the region, thus posing a very promising future for the e-commerce market. Its potential has not gone unnoticed across companies everywhere. With the digital market ripe for investment, Malaysia has caught the attention of companies all around the world. The country even saw a wave of digital startups for the past twelve months as a result of this surge. Paired with Malaysians’ increasing comfortability in online shopping, positive outlook on digital marketing, and big economic plans, the country will soon be a mature site for the online marketing industry.

This article will discuss Malaysia’s digital marketing environment, its biggest channels, industry trends, challenges, as well as the best possible ways on how to reach the Malaysian audience.
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Digital Marketing in The Philippines 2019

With over 370 million online users, Southeast Asia has one of the most rapidly evolving digital industry across the globe. Increased activity in social media, internet, digital media, and in mobile has demonstrated the enormous marketing potential that businesses can explore in the region.

Among the several digital economies within the region, the Philippines stands in the frontlines. With more than 67 million users, the country has ranked 12th in internet usage worldwide for 2018. The exponential growth of the Philippines’ very substantial digital marketing ecosystem in recent years makes the country very attractive to business owners exploring for opportunities within the Southeast Asian region.

This article will discuss the Philippines’ digital marketing environment, industry challenges and opportunities, successful campaigns, as well as the best possible ways on how to reach the Filipino audience.

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Your Guide to Baidu

The most populous country on Earth, China, has over 700 million internet users within an ever-changing landscape of innovation and evolution. This presents endless opportunities for both businesses and consumers.

For domestic and international businesses, or for anyone involved in the digital world, China should not be ignored. However, whenever China is mentioned, their complexity, cultural differences, internet censorship, and language barriers are the first things that come to mind.

This article aims to guide and inform anyone wishing to embark on a digital strategy in China with a series of useful insights on China’s search engine market, an introduction on the structure and features of Baidu, as well as the advertising options in it.

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What’s Christmas and New Year’s Eve to the Japanese?

As another year goes by, people residing in Japan are once again faced with the two largest annual events – Christmas and New Year — which are celebrated in an entirely different way by the average Japanese family.

This article will discuss how the Japanese view Christmas and New Year, as well as the traditions they usually follow during these holidays.

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In Japan, Christmas is the season for friends and couples to enjoy parties, make plans to meet up for dinner, and celebrate as much as they can. On the other hand, New Year is the time when all members of the family gather together, visit the temple, and welcome the first day of January with food and drinks.

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How Japanese Website Design Differs From The West

Due to the fast-paced expansion of Western businesses to Asian markets, there is an urgent need to reach farther audiences in promoting and selling goods and services. In today’s digital world, the web has a crucial role in determining a business’s success. However, being able to win the hearts and minds of consumers that belong to such different cultures may pose a challenge for any marketer. Continue reading “How Japanese Website Design Differs From The West”

The Best Tools and Resources to Master Japan’s Market for Non-Japanese Speakers

The third largest economy in the world, Japan, is a fascinating country rich in history and culture. It leads in the development of cutting edge of technology while honoring its traditions. Japan continues to be the high-tech powerhouse economy of Asia, with a gross domestic product (GDP) 1.5 the size of the UK and per capita GDP 6 times that of China. In its economic growth reading released in 2014, Japan’s GDP grew at an annualized rate of 6.7 percent for the January-March quarter, the sixth consecutive quarterly increase. This data means that Japan continues to expand and grow in a number of impressive statistics – which includes that the economy of Tokyo is greater than that of all Russia, while the Chubu region of central Japan is worth more than the GDP of South Korea.

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E-Commerce in Japan

Japan is currently one of the world’s fastest growing e-commerce markets. Some factors attributed to this rapid growth include the single language culture, developed economy, and highly urbanized population.

There are three major players in the Japanese e-commerce market Amazon, Rakuten and Yahoo! Shopping (Lohaco) while a continued rise of m-commerce, transactions completed via mobile device apps, brings more options and expands on the C2C environment. This coupled with a developed distribution infrastructure and small country size for convenient and expedient delivery will ensure Japan’s rate of e-commerce growth will only continue.

From 2018 to 2022, it is expected that the annual growth rate for revenue will be 6.2% and that Japan will remain one of the top 5 largest e-commerce markets in the world.

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