Saturday March 10, 2007 04:34

Me2day and Playtalk, Social Microblogging

Posted by Channy Yun

In Korean bloggosphere, two similar sites become popular at the same time. They are and that represent the social micro-blogging such as and It’s very simple whereas most of blogging tools have somehow complex.

After registration through Open ID or email address, you can start microblogging with one or two sentence. It doesn’t permit photos, quotation and long text except link and comments. One can use this as like a tool for time-based diary.

Also, it offers social networking to add friends and comment with one sentence too. So many users can give a comment to new user who found in lounge section. If someone says that his brother is very sick, many users give comments that worry about him and encourage them. It seems that many users feel like enjoying crowd communications. It has strongly poisonous for first users. has a motto “Blogs for Busy Bloggers” spreaded by famous bloggers with invitation. It was made by Ruby on Rails and gives simple design with CSS layout that can change layout. It involved a strong social network from micro-blogging among power bloggers in

Playtalk offers beta services for all users, but the pattern of users is similar with It might be that many of users would like to use, but there had no chance to do that. Playtalk gives a chance to them.

2 Responses to Me2day and Playtalk, Social Microblogging



March 23rd, 2007 at 10:15 pm

Very interesting!



October 3rd, 2009 at 5:17 pm

Microblogging is so addictive. I like to Twitter everyday with my friends and talk about just anything. I also have some blogs but i update frequently my Twitter more than my WordPress blog.

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