China digital social expression.
Posted: 1094 days ago in: China Social Media
The drive to express online is a central motivation for the Chinese. Due to China’s strong censorship and control of traditional media, the internet becomes a major destination to receive balanced views, see how others think and react to events, and share and express one’s individuality.
The above stats from BCG show how social China’s web really is; with major emphasis on self-expression, sharing knowledge and feelings; China’s web is a very personal space that allow otherwise economically and politically restricted Chinese a sense of freedom. This gives the market a unique energy, open and ready to learn, connect and experience.
Related articles from around the web.
- Bill Gates Defends Chinese Censorship (technologizer.com)
- A Look Into China’s Web Censorship Program (yro.slashdot.org)
- Google Exec Defends Decision On Chinese Censorship Rules (techdailydose.nationaljournal.com)