Search Engine Landscape in Japan

The search engine land scape has changed a lot in Japan. Considering how big and important Japan market is to many digital marketers and global corporations, it should be a common knowledge by now that Yahoo Japan is powered be Google, not by bing. But my conversations with digital marketers in US, Europe, etc. tell… Continue reading…

Search in Asia 2013

At the end of every year, we see a variety of “top xxxx” lists. Google had put out the top searches done in 2013 from different Asian countries including Korea, China, India, and Japan. It also shows how the technology trend such as chat apps, natural disaster, and politics impacted on the search trend in… Continue reading…

Mobile Shopping Market is Stabilized in Japan

When you hear about the Mobile Shopping, you probably think of the convenience such as Mobile Payment Services, which eliminates the needs for using credit cards and other types of payment options. It seems more secure than having to enter the bank account information or credit card information to the website every time you shop.… Continue reading…