bigbangupdates.com is the go-to site of Korean boy group Big Bang’s fans around the world for the latest news, photos and videos about the members. The site was founded in January 2010 and has enjoyed a huge growth in readership since then. bigbangupdates.com gets an average of 1.5 million visits and 5 million page views monthly from more than 350,000 unique visitors.
The site’s growing popularity can be attributed to its loyal followers on social media sites like Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr. Currently, bigbangupdates has 130,000+ Twitter followers and 77,000+ Facebook page members.
The staff members of bigbangupdates.com are based in countries in Asia, Europe, Canada, US and Australia. The staff’s main goal is to keep Big Bang’s fans updated with Big Bang’s latest activities through news and videos translated in English.
Aside from keeping the site up-to-date, bigbangupdates.com also organizes support activities for Big Bang. Last year, the staff and readers raised over US$2500 for charity and food support for Big Bang’s concert in Seoul.