Idol group JYJ wants to get more intimate with their fans…through social networking sites.
The group has opened their official LINE (A Korean SNS) account and will be sharing their behind the scene photos, voice messages, and autographs with their fans.
A representative of their agency said, “If our official website or Facebook is used to pass on information or make announcements, LINE is a great way for us to share photos and voice messages with our fans in a more intimate matter…In the future we hope to make voice announcement about overseas activities to our overseas fans. “
JYJ’s official LINE account will be available in Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, and Vietnamese and will be able to share news in real time with thirteen countries including Japan, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Turkey, Spain, Singapore, and Thailand. The account opened on February 27 and has thousands of registered friends in different countries.
On March 11 Kim Jaejoong will hold a special LINE live chatting event with his fans.