Internet Industry in Turkey & Turkish Blogosphere<br />GercekKarakus<br />
Content<br />Introduction<br />Facts About Turkey<br />Press Releases & Research Papers<br />Turkish Blogosphere, Social N...
1. Introduction<br />
Who is GercekKarakus?<br /> Front End Engineer & Graphics Designer at Six Apart Services<br />Recent Work<br />
Who is GercekKarakus?<br /> French Baccalaureate Diploma – General Certificate of Secondary Education from GalatasarayLise...
Who is GercekKarakus?<br />Gercek Design & BlogKatalog<br />Drupal – MovableTypeWordpress - MagentoCommerce<br />
About the Presentation<br />This presentation is created to give a brief outlook about Internet Industry and Blogs in Turk...
2. Facts About Turkey<br />
Turkey<br />Population:   76,805,524 (July 2009 est.)<br />Age structure:<br />0-14 years: 27.2% (male 10,701,631/female 1...
Turkish Telekom	<br />Formerly state owned Turkish telecommunications company<br />Privatized to Oger Telecom in November ...
Number of Internet Users<br />
3. Press Releases& Research Papers<br />
Research: BlogEvi – Jan 2009	<br />70% is between 20-30 years old<br />35% college graduate and 33% college students<br />...
Research: Crenvo - April 2009	<br />What comes to your mind when you hear the word blog?<br />Wordpress and Blogs running ...
PR: comScore – May 2009	<br />Turkey has 7th Largest and the Most Engaged Online Audience in Europe<br />32 hours/month <b...
Research: comScore – May 2009	<br />Total Internet Users by Country<br />
Research: comScore – May 2009	<br />Top 15 Internet <br />Properties <br />in Turkey<br />
4. Turkish Blogosphere,Social Networks & Microblogs<br />
Blogging Service Providers<br />DEDICATED BLOG SITES<br />Blogcu.com – ranked 22<br />Azbuz.com – ranked 90<br />MEDIA SIT...
Blogger Community<br />Weblog Awards Turkey<br />Bloggers Association<br />Blog Conference 2008<br />
Social Networks<br />Facebook.com<br />Linkedin.com<br />Yonja.com<br />Cember.net<br />Istanbul.net<br />OtobusteGordum.c...
Social Networks<br />Facebook<br />Turkey is the 4th largest country on Facebook<br />Almost 89% of Turkish Facebook users...
Microblogging<br />Twitter<br />Friendfeed<br />No major local competitors - Nolyo.com<br />
Microblogging - Twitter<br />
Microblogging - Friendfeed<br />
Microblogging - Friendfeed<br />
Location Based Services<br />Sobbe.com – Turkcell<br />http://www.webrazzi.com/2009/05/20/sobbe-ile-kimin-nerede-oldugu-ar...
Alternative Payment Methods<br />MikroOdeme.com - Turkcell<br />http://www.webrazzi.com/2009/05/14/mobil-odemenin-basari-h...
5. Global Investors in Turkey<br />
Global Investors in Turkey<br />Ticketmaster – Biletix.com<br />Ebay – Gittigidiyor.com<br />Xing–  Cember.net<br />      ...
Global Investors in Turkey<br />   “Advertising market in Turkey is still in the development phase. We will be seeing  so ...
Global Investors in Turkey<br />   “In Germany, online advertising holds 10% of the total market. In Turkey, it&apos;s onl...
Global Investors in Turkey<br />“However, if Turkish entrepreneurs ignore this fact, they will leave the big slice to fore...
6. Opportunities<br />
Opportunities<br />Youth population =<br />                    Ideal for long term growth <br />Increasing number of Inter...
Opportunities<br />Positioning in the market in advance<br />Turkish Translation of our services<br />Advertising opportun...
Opportunities<br />Services Turkey – More Affordable Labor<br />BlogDestek.com (the only blog consulting firm)<br />
Startups In Turkey<br />http://www.startupsinturkey.com/<br />
Thank You<br />
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This presentation gives a summary of most recent happenings in Turkish Blogosphere and Internet Industry. As we all know, youth Turkish population is a great chance for Internet businesses (4th most populated country on Facebook). You can contact us for consulting services about Middle East market, especially about Turkey.

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  • Excludes traffic from public computers such as Internet cafes or access from mobile phones or PDAs. comScore estimates the size of Turkey’s extended online universe, which includes all access points and those under the age of 15, to be 26,751,449.
  • 2000 Bloggers participated in this survey
  • Excludes traffic from public computers such as Internet cafes or access from mobile phones or PDAs. comScore estimates the size of Turkey’s extended online universe, which includes all access points and those under the age of 15, to be 26,751,449.
  • Excludes traffic from public computers such as Internet cafes or access from mobile phones or PDAs. comScore estimates the size of Turkey’s extended online universe, which includes all access points and those under the age of 15, to be 26,751,449.
  • Excludes traffic from public computers such as Internet cafes or access from mobile phones or PDAs. comScore estimates the size of Turkey’s extended online universe, which includes all access points and those under the age of 15, to be 26,751,449.
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    1. 1. Internet Industry in Turkey & Turkish Blogosphere<br />GercekKarakus<br />
    2. 2. Content<br />Introduction<br />Facts About Turkey<br />Press Releases & Research Papers<br />Turkish Blogosphere, Social Networks and Microblogs<br />Global Investors in Turkey<br />Opportunities<br />
    3. 3. 1. Introduction<br />
    4. 4. Who is GercekKarakus?<br /> Front End Engineer & Graphics Designer at Six Apart Services<br />Recent Work<br />
    5. 5. Who is GercekKarakus?<br /> French Baccalaureate Diploma – General Certificate of Secondary Education from GalatasarayLisesi (ranked Turkey’s best high school in entrance exam)<br /> BS, Information Systems Engineering, Dual Diploma Program between SUNY Binghamton, New York & Bogazici University, Istanbul (ranked 3rd)<br />
    6. 6. Who is GercekKarakus?<br />Gercek Design & BlogKatalog<br />Drupal – MovableTypeWordpress - MagentoCommerce<br />
    7. 7. About the Presentation<br />This presentation is created to give a brief outlook about Internet Industry and Blogs in Turkey<br />Some of the topics that will be covered are:<br />Demographics<br />Internet User Statistics<br />Blogs & Blogger Community<br />Microblogging & Social Networks<br />Press Releases & Research Papers<br />Global Investors in Turkey<br />Opportunities<br />
    8. 8. 2. Facts About Turkey<br />
    9. 9. Turkey<br />Population: 76,805,524 (July 2009 est.)<br />Age structure:<br />0-14 years: 27.2% (male 10,701,631/female 10,223,260)<br />15-64 years: 66.7% (male 25,896,326/female 25,327,403)<br />65 years and over: 6.1% (male 2,130,360/female 2,526,544) (2009 est.)<br />Median age:<br />total: 27.7 years<br />male: 27.4 years<br />female: 28.1 years (2009 est.) <br />https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/tu.html<br />
    10. 10. Turkish Telekom <br />Formerly state owned Turkish telecommunications company<br />Privatized to Oger Telecom in November 2005 <br />Provides ADSL service through its subsidiary TTNet<br />Decreasing broadband connection rates<br />In May 2008, Turk Telekom completed the fifth largest Initial Public Offering of the world by selling the 15% of the government stocks which totaled a sum of 2.4 billion dollars. <br />
    11. 11. Number of Internet Users<br />
    12. 12. 3. Press Releases& Research Papers<br />
    13. 13. Research: BlogEvi – Jan 2009 <br />70% is between 20-30 years old<br />35% college graduate and 33% college students<br />52% uses at least one social bookmarking application<br />41% has a full-time job<br />46% is using Google Adsense<br />49% is using Wordpress<br />http://murat.blogevi.org/index.php/turkiye-de-blog-yazarligi-arastirmasi-raporu/<br />
    14. 14. Research: Crenvo - April 2009 <br />What comes to your mind when you hear the word blog?<br />Wordpress and Blogs running on WP - %60<br />Blogger.com – 30%<br />Blogcu.com – 5%<br />CRENVO Consulting, Internet MarkaBilinirligiArastirmasi - April 2009<br />http://www.webrazzi.com/2009/04/20/internet-girisimleri-marka-arastirmasi-nisan-2009-raporu/<br />
    15. 15. PR: comScore – May 2009 <br />Turkey has 7th Largest and the Most Engaged Online Audience in Europe<br />32 hours/month <br />3,044 pages of content/month<br />London, U.K., May 27, 2009 – comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) http://www.comscore.com/Press_Events/Press_Releases/2009/5/Turkey_has_Seventh_Largest_Online_Audience_in_Europe<br />
    16. 16. Research: comScore – May 2009 <br />Total Internet Users by Country<br />
    17. 17. Research: comScore – May 2009 <br />Top 15 Internet <br />Properties <br />in Turkey<br />
    18. 18. 4. Turkish Blogosphere,Social Networks & Microblogs<br />
    19. 19. Blogging Service Providers<br />DEDICATED BLOG SITES<br />Blogcu.com – ranked 22<br />Azbuz.com – ranked 90<br />MEDIA SITES<br />Blog.Milliyet.com – ranked 7<br />Blog.Mynet.com – ranked 9 (Wordpressμ)<br />
    20. 20. Blogger Community<br />Weblog Awards Turkey<br />Bloggers Association<br />Blog Conference 2008<br />
    21. 21. Social Networks<br />Facebook.com<br />Linkedin.com<br />Yonja.com<br />Cember.net<br />Istanbul.net<br />OtobusteGordum.com<br />…<br />
    22. 22. Social Networks<br />Facebook<br />Turkey is the 4th largest country on Facebook<br />Almost 89% of Turkish Facebook users are younger than 34.<br />
    23. 23. Microblogging<br />Twitter<br />Friendfeed<br />No major local competitors - Nolyo.com<br />
    24. 24. Microblogging - Twitter<br />
    25. 25. Microblogging - Friendfeed<br />
    26. 26. Microblogging - Friendfeed<br />
    27. 27. Location Based Services<br />Sobbe.com – Turkcell<br />http://www.webrazzi.com/2009/05/20/sobbe-ile-kimin-nerede-oldugu-artik-sir-degil/<br />
    28. 28. Alternative Payment Methods<br />MikroOdeme.com - Turkcell<br />http://www.webrazzi.com/2009/05/14/mobil-odemenin-basari-hikayeleri-olusuyor-gizem-canatan/<br />
    29. 29. 5. Global Investors in Turkey<br />
    30. 30. Global Investors in Turkey<br />Ticketmaster – Biletix.com<br />Ebay – Gittigidiyor.com<br />Xing– Cember.net<br /> Xing, the Germany-based European business social network which resembles LinkedIn, had bought Turkish business social network Cember, for about $6.43 million.<br />Alibaba – HemAlHemSat.com<br />European Founders – Yemeksepeti.com Partnership<br />
    31. 31. Global Investors in Turkey<br /> “Advertising market in Turkey is still in the development phase. We will be seeing  so many online advertising companies establishing and growing in the near future.” <br />SinaAfraGeneral Manager at EbayBoard Member at Gittigidiyor<br />
    32. 32. Global Investors in Turkey<br /> “In Germany, online advertising holds 10% of the total market. In Turkey, it&apos;s only 3%. Looking at the numbers, in Germany, we talk about 2.3 billion Euro in this sector. On the other hand, in Turkey, it&apos;s about 200 million USD. As a consequence, this market will grow for sure.” <br />SinaAfraGeneral Manager at EbayBoard Member at Gittigidiyor<br />
    33. 33. Global Investors in Turkey<br />“However, if Turkish entrepreneurs ignore this fact, they will leave the big slice to foreign investors.”<br />SinaAfraGeneral Manager at EbayBoard Member at Gittigidiyor<br />
    34. 34. 6. Opportunities<br />
    35. 35. Opportunities<br />Youth population =<br /> Ideal for long term growth <br />Increasing number of Internet users = <br /> More pageviews and users for our services<br />Adaptive users =<br /> Accepts new technologies<br />
    36. 36. Opportunities<br />Positioning in the market in advance<br />Turkish Translation of our services<br />Advertising opportunities<br />
    37. 37. Opportunities<br />Services Turkey – More Affordable Labor<br />BlogDestek.com (the only blog consulting firm)<br />
    38. 38. Startups In Turkey<br />http://www.startupsinturkey.com/<br />
    39. 39. Thank You<br />

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