This week, GMA Network and GMA New Media, Inc. launched the www.gmanetwork.com, the umbrella site for all of the Kapuso Network's media arms. This further enhances its connection with its audience online by providing news, entertainment, information, community, and public service at their fingertips, anytime, anywhere. GMANetwork.com is the first comprehensive media portal in the Philippines designed to bring you everything kapuso right at your fingertips.
The unveiling of the new website is attended by top Kapuso hearttrob Dingdong Dantes, representatives from GMA New Media and the Social Media Managers of the TV station. The new website aims to keep kapuso viewers updated with the latest in current events and entertainment while at the same time give them an all-access pass to the Network’s other businesses: television, radio, recording, films, talent development and investor relations.
The new website is created so you don't have to remember many website addresses, Just go to GMANetwork.com and everything you need to know about anything related to GMA-7 is all here!
GMANetwork.com will give users access to all of GMA's sites, GMA News Online's breaking news, social media feed as well exclusive videos and program guides. On the News channel, catch up on what's going on both locally and internationally. Featured articles, breaking news, photos and videos are all curated and presented in a timely fashion to get you up to speed for the day. And are you a fan of our Public Affairs programs? Well keep abreast of your favorite shows by watching clips online!
The Entertainment channel houses not only features on upcoming shows, show pages, and star profiles but also houses exclusive Web TV. These videos fall under "Not Seen on TV" - clips from artists and shows that were never aired, Fun-esodes - comedic clips guaranteed for giggles as well as webisodes of the Live Chats.
Check out the Artist Center link for an exclusive look inside the world of GMA Artist Center with updates on activities and information on exclusive talents.
Not living in the Philippines? Not a problem! Mouse on over to the International link and find out if there is a carrier in your territory so you can subscribe. Or if you're already a subscriber, keep yourself updated with program grids and updates on recent events.
For video clips of newscasts and public affairs shows for non-Philippine based viewers, there's always News TV!
Moving away from television, GMANetwork.com also houses program information, schedules and profiles for both DZBB and LSFM. But the highlight of the Radio channel is the live streaming of DZBB for Philippine listeners. Now you don't need a radio to tune in. All you need is to log in and click!
Check out the Films section for the latest of GMA Film's projects, including some neat multimedia features and an extensive filmography. On the Records channel, check out videos as well as the GMA Records catalog.
But it's not just about what's on and what's in. For information on how to lend a hand, the Kapuso Foundation channel will fill you in. It also gives you updates on what the foundation has been up to.
To find out more about the Kapuso Network itself, check out the company profile by clicking on Corporate. Check out GMA's Corportate visions and values and also how investor releations are doing.
And of course, it wouldn't be a one-stop site if it didn't have some fun Community features for GMA's many loyal viewers. Social media feeds, interactive forums, fun quizzes and updates of the Kapuso Network's promos are all found here.
Now, GMA Network will virtually connects millions of Filipino viewers across the globe via its new all-in-one website www.gmanetwork.com.
Mr. Dingdong Kaharian, The General Manager of GMA New Media Inc., (top photo) Ms. Leda Beltran, explaining the different features & function of the new website, (second photo) and the whole GMANetwork.com team (above photo)
After the website launch, we also had an impromptu studio tours around GMA-7.
The GMA Network is one in heart with every Filipino, not just offline but online too! Through the site’s online community features and social media integration, GMA viewers will now be able to interact with other kapusos – including their favorite stars – and discuss various issues, programs and events. Browse through social media feeds, engage in interactive forums, and join our fun quizzes and promos. So what are you waiting for? Visit the new online hub of millions of kapusos worldwide! Go to www.gmanetwork.com now! :D
other photos of the event are here.