Burma: International Bloggers’ Day October 4, 2007Posted by Joanne KY Teoh in Journalism, News, Social Media, Web Video.
Tags: Bloggers" Day, Blogging, Burma, News, Social Media, Web Advocacy
With a rising death toll estimated in the hundreds, and arrests mounting by the day, anyone outside Burma is virtually in the dark as to how the situation is now unfolding. International bloggers today show support for the peaceful revolution in Burma, by placing on their blogs banner like this. Organiser, Free-Burma.org is a brand-new site out of Germany and now in seven languages. Organizer Philipp Hausser said social media tools like Wiki, Digg, Facebook, Flickr, are also used in spreading awareness.