Asia

Asia (/ˈeɪʒə/ or /ˈeɪʃə/) is the Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the eastern and northern hemispheres. It covers 8.7% of the Earth's total surface area and comprises 30% of its land area. With approximately 4.3 billion people, it hosts 60% of the world's current human population. Asia has a high growth rate in the modern era. For instance, during the 20th century, Asia's population nearly quadrupled.The boundaries of Asia are culturally determined, as there is no clear geographical separation between it and Europe, which together form one continuous landmass called Eurasia.
Posts about Asia
  • The Global Marketer’s Guide To APAC Holidays

    … The value of advertising to audiences in the Asia-Pacific region can’t be underestimated. Asia is a hotbed of economic growth, and an increasing middle class means a growing opportunity for marketers. Digital campaigns that cater to local culture will be the most relevant – and therefore drive the most revenue. Before you start running ads…

    Nanigansin Social- 21 readers -
  • iOS Push Notifications Have a 41% Opt-In Rate (Infographic)

    … found that telecommunications apps have the highest opt-in rate for push notifications, at 56 percent. Telecom apps were followed by finance and travel apps, both at 51 percent, and entertainment apps at 43 percent. Overall, South America was found to have the highest iOS opt-in rate, at 44 percent. South America was followed by Africa and Asia…

    AllTwitter- 24 readers -
  • WhatsApp Is the Top Android Messaging App in 109 Countries (Study)

    … and other nations in South America, Europe, Africa and Asia, SimilarWeb reported. Messenger came in second, topping 49 countries, including Australia, Canada and the U.S. SimilarWeb said: In the U.S, Messenger is installed on 60 percent of all Android devices compared with WhatsApp’s 21 percent. However, of those that have the app installed, U.S…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitter- 23 readers -
  • Facebook, Microsoft Team Up on MAREA Subsea Cable

    … second, and Facebook and Microsoft said the capacity will help meet growing demand for high-speed, reliable connections for cloud and online services. Construction on the 6,600-kilometer cable will begin in August, and MAREA is expected to be completed in October 2017, connecting the U.S. data hub in northern Virginia with Bilbao, Spain, and other…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 16 readers -
  • Facebook Opens Malaysia Office

    … Just days after opening its first office in the Philippines, Facebook did the same in Malaysia. Facebook vice president, Asia-Pacific Dan Neary announced the opening of the new office in a Facebook post (embedded below), saying that the social network has 18 million monthly active users in the country, or 81 percent of its total Internet…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 16 readers -
  • The dangers of ‘Googlizing’ your site

    … By optimizing your website for Google, you could be sabotaging your site for Baidu in China and Yandex in Russia and Eastern Europe. It is an undeniable fact that Google has the largest search market footprint in the world. As a result, there is an endless supply of resources and information about how to optimize search for Google. As such, I…

    Motoko Hunt/ Search Engine Watchin Paid Search- 21 readers -
  • Opportunities in Asia for WhatsApp (Infographic)

    … By David Cohen on Jan. 29, 2016 - 4:30 PM Latin America is a stronghold for WhatsApp, while North America presents a weak spot, but the biggest opportunity for the Facebook-owned messaging application may be in Asia. GlobalWebIndex shared the infographic below showing WhatsApp usage by region, and GWI said in an email to SocialTimes…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 22 readers -
  • Facebook Instant Articles Come to Asia

    …: China: CCTVNEWS Hong Kong: Ming Pao Daily News India: Aaj Tak, Hindustan Times, India Today, The Indian Express, The Quint Indonesia: Kompas.com, Merdeka.com Malaysia: Sin Chew Daily Philippines: ABS-CBN News, GMA Network, GMA News, INQUIRER.net, Rappler Singapore: The Straits Times South Korea: SBS News Taiwan: Apple Daily Taiwan, Chinatimes.com…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 21 readers -
  • Global Media Stats That Every Digital Marketer Should Know

    … Global Media Intelligence Report. To give online marketers an understanding of how they should prioritize audiences in different areas of the globe, we’ve summarized the most important statistics below. APAC accounts for 49.3% of Internet user share worldwide Asia-Pacific is already a massive digital hub, with nearly half of Internet users worldwide…

    Nanigans- 28 readers -
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