Mixi – the largest social networking site in Japan

In this post, we are introducing a new major player on the Asian social media scene: Mixi. This minimalist Japanese social media network was launched in 2004 and is already generating more traffic than Amazon Japan. As of May 2008, mixi had over 21.6 million users and an 80% share of the social networking market… Continue reading Mixi – the largest social networking site in Japan

Japan is working hard towards recovery – TrainTracks MD

I am sharing an email I recently received from Ms. Yukiko Harada, managing director of TrainTracks, a Tokyo-based marketing agency and a good friend and partner of EASTWEST PR. Yukiko-san shares hers and her fellow Japanese’s optimism on Japan ‘s recovery after the recent disasters in the northern part of the country. She appeals to… Continue reading Japan is working hard towards recovery – TrainTracks MD