MySpace.com Releases Official Latino Version
â€œResponding to the needs of our growing Hispanic membership, MySpace Latino offers content that is culturally relevant to Latinos in the U.S.,â€ stated Vice President Managing Director of MySpace Latino, Victor Kong. â€œThanks to our strategic media and content partners, MySpace Latino will showcase the sports, entertainment, and video content that our users are most passionate about, while creating a truly U.S. Latino bilingual hub for our users online.â€
Social networks are rushing to adapt to different languages and cultures around the world with MySpace and Facebook being no exception. Today MySpace officially unleashed their site in Spanish called MySpace Latino. MySpace has roughly 9.7 million Hispanic members using the social network.
One thing that MySpace beats Facebook at is catering their look & feel to the Hispanic community rather than just translating the language. MySpace Latino has several relevant partners such as ImpreMedia, the Spanish Broadcasting System (SBS), Billboard en EspaÃ±ol, and Remezcla.com. MySpace Latino has several relevant partners such as ImpreMedia, the Spanish Broadcasting System (SBS), Billboard en EspaÃ±ol, and Remezcla.com. MySpace Latino will also feature an exclusive show called Show Secreto that stars Tego Calderon, Locos por Juana, Circo, and a special guest.
Some of MySpace Latino’s newest communities include AcÃºstico, Get Your Band, Backstage, La Oficina, EntÃ©rate, TodoFÃºtbol and En Tu Ciudad.Â Competitors include ElHood.com, Quepasa.com, MiGente.com, LatinosConnected.com, MyGrito.com, and Vostui.comThis article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at +AmitChowdhry