Annoying Things About Korea #2: Those Blinking Ads on the Internet

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Blinking Lights on Christmas Trees is Fine.  On the Internet?  No.

When you see Seoul at night, you see nothing but lights, lights, and more lights.  Stunning really.


Blinking Lights on Christmas Trees is Fine.  On the Internet?  No.

When you see Seoul at night, you see nothing but lights, lights, and more lights.  Stunning really.

However, why Korean shopping websites believe that the blinking will encourage shoppers is another matter altogether.  I completed a search on a very well-known Korean shopping site and this is what you get.
I could not hit the “back” button on my browser fast enough.  A piece of advice: don’t allow pop-ups when you visit a Korean website.  It gets worse.  Much worse.




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