Japan

Japan /dʒəˈpæn/ (Japanese: 日本 Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 About this sound Nippon-koku or Nihon-koku, literally "[the] State of Japan") is an island nation in East Asia. Located in the Pacific Ocean, it lies to the east of the Sea of Japan, China, North Korea, South Korea and Russia, stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and Taiwan in the south. The characters that make up Japan's name mean "sun-origin", which is why Japan is sometimes referred to as the "Land of the Rising Sun".Japan is an archipelago of 6,852 islands. The four largest islands are Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu, and Shikoku, which together comprise about ninety-seven percent of Japan's land area.
Posts about Japan
  • Blogging From the Road: Japan Edition

    … is no different. By combining your natural flair for storytelling with stories of your experiences traveling, you can explore the emotive landscape in with invigorating perspective. Plus, it’s nice to get away. If you’re travel blogging Japan, here’s some tips for your survival. Travel Tips Traveling to Japan is a topic worthy of its own post…

    The Blog Heraldin Blogging- 13 readers -
  • Pinterest Tops 150 Million Monthly Active Users

    … managed countries—U.K., France, Germany, Brazil, Japan—in the first half of 2016 than it did in all of 2015. Pinterest is serving 10 billion recommendations daily, double last year’s figure. 150 million visual searches are performed on Pinterest every month, along with more than 2 billion text-based idea searches. There are more than 1 million…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social- 21 readers -
  • Mcommerce is Now Growing 200% Faster than Ecommerce

    …. Mobile purchases are now becoming second nature, though, and the statistics from Coupofy prove it. In fact, while e-commerce is expected to grow by 15%, mobile commerce is expected to grow by 31% in 2017! Tweet This! Around the globe, Japan, United Kingdom and South Korea lead growth with nearly 50% year over year. Australia and Netherlands have…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 32 readers -
  • Twitter Promoted Stickers Go to the Movies

    … The honor of the first Twitter Promoted Stickers campaign for a feature film went to Warner Bros. and its Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Twitter said in an email to SocialTimes that users in the U.S., U.K., France, Japan, Brazil and Spain will see four custom stickers in their libraries inspired by Newt Scamander, the main character…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Twitter- 17 readers -
  • Pokemon Go: The Accidental Social Media Sensation

    …, in Japan, McDonald’s recently became the first Pokemon Go sponsor, which entails 3,000 McDonald’s locations becoming Gyms–a hint of more branded relationships that Niantic will likely form with businesses that operate multiple locations. I was in Japan when Pokemon Go launched there. The excitement was palpable and visible amid a sea of PokéStops…

    Inside Facebookin Social Paid Search Google Facebook- 22 readers -
  • Oculus Rift Pre-Orders Begin in Europe, Canada; Sept. 20 Ship Date

    … Pre-orders for the Oculus Rift headset are being accepted via retailers in Europe and Canada, with a ship date of Sept. 20. Facebook’s Oculus VR unit said in a blog post that the suggested retail price for the Oculus Rift in Europe is £549/€699 ($716), adding that in-store demonstrations of the upcoming Oculus Touch controller will begin…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 18 readers -
  • Twitter, Vine, Periscope Debut Rio 2016 Features

    … and Arabic. Twitter also created a new Rio 2016 section in its Moments tab, which is currently available in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, the U.K. and the U.S., with country-specific Moments also available in France, Germany and Japan. Users can follow country-specific Moments throughout the games to see highlights of their favorite teams…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Twitter- 28 readers -
  • Facebook, Instagram and Users’ ‘Behavior and Emotions’ (Study)

    … What are the similarities and differences between how users of Facebook and Instagram feel about both social networks? Facebook IQ released a new study in which more than 5,500 users of Facebook and Instagram in six countries—Australia, Brazil, France, Japan, U.K. and U.S.—were polled on their “behavior and emotions across the two platforms…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 24 readers -
  • Storm8: Players Are Most Engaged With Mobile Games on Mondays (Infographic)

    … Mobile game company Storm8 released an infographic detailing some of the mobile gaming habits exhibited by its players around the world. Storm8 analyzed data from 75 million players on its network from the second half of 2015 through the first quarter of 2016, and it found that globally, players are most engaged with mobile games on Mondays…

    AllFacebook- 19 readers -
  • Facebook CPMs Up 71% in Q1 (Report)

    … quarter of 2016, to CPM of $6.93 and CPE of $0.79. Instagram’s CTR for the quarter was $0.11, reaching a high of $0.17 in Japan. The global LinkedIn CPM for the quarter was $29.37. Salesforce Marketing Cloud said in its report: Historically, media costs tend to be lower in the first quarter than in the fourth quarter due to seasonal shopping…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook Twitter- 21 readers -
  • Snake.io, Hungry Shark World Among Fastest-Growing Android Games in May

    … percent of Android devices in the U.S., and the game had an average session length of 20 minutes in May. Meanwhile, Wizard of Oz: Magic Match had an average session length of 38 minutes and 33 seconds in May, while Britney Spears: American Dream had an average session length of 31 minutes. Elsewhere, Nintendo’s Miitomo was the fourth-fastest-declining…

    AllTwitter- 14 readers -
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