Koreabridge aims to aggregate as much interesting
Korea-related new media content as possible. To that
end, Koreabridge 'publishers' are able to post blog entries,
photos, audio, and videos on this site.This is generally a win-win for
Koreabridge and publishers. We can provide an ever increasing
searchable multimedia database of material about life in Korea while
publishers can attract more attention to their creative works
and usually see an increase in traffic to their own sites. .
Each publisher can add a signature to their Koreabridge.net account
that will appear at the bottom of all of their posts. The signature can
include their own google ads, other kind
promotional blurb and/or licensing information for the content. To edit
your signature, click 'My Account/edit' and fill in the signature
field. Whenever your signature is updated, changes will
appear on all existing posts.
Content must be related to Korea in some way and abide by our
Each republished post contains a link to the original item
and to their main feed page on Koreabridge. Material should be
original content and not violate any copyright laws. Publishers
maintain all rights to their creative works. Publishers can
remove their content from Koreabridge.net at any time, but should be
aware that third party sites like archive.org may
maintain copies and that we have no ability to have those copies
You can become a publisher by registering for an account, contacting us
and letting us know your user ID, the title & URL of your blog, podcast, or videos, and a short description. Once we've set up your feed, your posts will be automatically republished on Koreabridge.
Below is more detailed information about different kinds of
- Publishers' blog posts are automatically republished on
Koreabridge within an hour of being published on the original
- Appropriately tagging blog posts on your own site will help
Koreabridge.net feature content specifically related to Korea or a
particular Korean city. Bloggers should tag any post they
want to appear on Koreabridge.net with 'korea'. Additionally, they can
use tags like 'busan', 'seoul', 'daegu', etc. on
their original posts to determine where their posts appear on
Koreabridge.net's regional pages (e.g. koreabridge.net/busan , koreabridge.net/seoul
). Other tags will also be transferred so visitors will be
able to see all Koreabridge blog posts tagged with 'food',
- We ask that bloggers have their entire posts (as
opposed to shortened teasers) republished on Koreabridge.net.
This can usually set up by adjusting the RSS settings on your blog.
- Blog posts will be listed in the Recent posts block on the
front page and Koreabridge editors will sometimes promote blog
posts to the front page 'Featured Content' block at the top of the
post up to 5 photos/day by clicking 'Create/Photo
. Each photo can be up to 3MB. Photos can either be uploaded
to our site or an external link to a photo sharing site (like Flickr or
Picasa) can be used.
upload mp3 files by clicking 'create/audio
Maximum filesize is 30MB and the bitrate should be no more
than 64kbs for spoken work or 128kbs for music. We don't
currently support externally hosted audio, but will likely do so in the
If you have any technical
questions, start a new topic
in the Koreabridge
Please post any general
comments or questions about becoming a 'publisher' by posting
a comment below.