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Old 14th June 2006, 04:53 AM
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Re: Japanese versus Korean

Originally Posted by rhys
I am hearing this from a Korean friend who works at MSN so don't take my word for it. Apparently at least one large Korean ISP requires users to download a modifier for the browser that enables among other things support for IDN. So this is probably less of an alient concept for Koreans versus others. Per capita the number of registered IDNs is through the roof in Korean versus other Asian languages. So net net I wouldn't be surprised that there is more natural traffic in Korean domains. Good for those guys who have Korean domains I guess.

Ok, that might be the explanation. But Korean has a lot less Google ads than Japanese - this is one problem area. I remember hanidn used domainsponsor?

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