This is not a post about which Social Media network is more popular in which country. No, rather than that, it’s an attempt to better understand how Social Media in different cultures works. And why. Understanding why Social Media in Different Cultures is used differently is probably the most important for people working internationally (with Social Media).
Rather than looking at the whole world, I’ll keep my focus on a couple of countries (USA, Belgium, the Netherlands). But the “Why” on Social Media in different cultures remains the same.
On October 2012 I was featured in the WebmasterRadio.fm Podcast “Rock the World with LinkedIn”.
Which factors play a role in predicting specific behavior with Social Media in different cultures? For this I’d like to refer to the model of Professor Geert Hofstede. You can read more on this here. Read More