Thursday, June 07, 2007

AsiaMedia :: User created content takes on political role

AsiaMedia :: User created content takes on political role: "The Internet played a key role in the last presidential election in Korea; UCC is expected to do the same this year

Korea Herald
Monday, January 29, 2007
By Hwang Si-young

The rapid growth in user created content or UCC will likely have sizable impact on this year's presidential election, in much the same manner as the internet took a political role in the 2002 presidential election campaign.

Free video sharing websites such as Pandora TV ( -- that are profiting by allowing users to upload, view and share video clips -- are now introducing more and more video clips of presidential hopefuls. The UCC buzz is also resonating at Naver, Daum and Yahoo Korea."

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