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The Effects of Components of Interactivity on Brand Equity in on-line Brand Community (온라인 브랜드커뮤니티에서의 상호작용성 구성요인이 브랜드 자산에 미치는 영향)

  • Park, Byung-Kwon
    • Journal of the Korea Industrial Information Systems Research
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    • v.13 no.4
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    • pp.155-172
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    • 2008
  • This study empirically examined the structural relationships among components of interactivity, affective commitment, and components of brand equity in on-line brand community. Interactivity was conceptualized as 4 components such as mapping, personalization, responsiveness and connectedness. Components of brand equity include brand associations, brand awareness, and brand loyalty. Using a sample of 127 university students of on-line brand community members in Busan, we empirically examined the study model. The results of this study showed that components of interactivity except connectedness had a significant effect on affective commitment, which in turn, had a significant positive effect on brand associations, brand awareness and brand loyalty.

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A Study On The Structural Relationship Of Interaction, Identification, And Loyalty of Online Brand Community in China (중국 온라인 브랜드 커뮤니티의 상호작용, 동일시, 충성도간의 구조적 관계에 관한 연구)

  • Lee, Ji-Na
    • Journal of Digital Convergence
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    • v.10 no.11
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    • pp.235-241
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    • 2012
  • This paper takes the online automobile brand community in china as an example, importing 'interactivity', the concept of sociology, into online brand community study. It follows the logical way as 'How does interactivity embody among the online communities ${\rightarrow}$How about its deepening process? ${\rightarrow}$What the results of interactivity will be?', that is, 'formation of the relationship (Interaction) - deepening of the relationship (identification)-result of the relationship(brand loyalty)', makes systematic study through the method of combining theory and case analysis together, and puts forward the marketing strategic direction for online brand communities.

Structural Relationship of Content Trait, Identification, Loyalty on Online Brand Community (온라인 브랜드 커뮤니티에서 콘텐츠 특성, 동일시, 충성도간의 구조적 관계)

  • Lee, Jong-Ho;Ock, Jung-Won;Yun, Dae-Hong
    • The Journal of the Korea Contents Association
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    • v.11 no.2
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    • pp.385-396
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    • 2011
  • The purpose of this study was to investigate contents identification and brand community identification on the brand community. Analysis was performed for the empirical study where important variables of this framework included attractiveness, similarity, intimacy, information quality, contents identification, and community identification, loyalty. I collected the 184 data through survey and analyzed them. The data were recorded and analyzed using the SPSS 14.0 and LSREL 8.30. The brief findings of the study were as below: Given the finding of the study, users who have contents identification directly don't affect on purchase loyalty. Therefore, company intensifies users' visiting community. Users who consistently visit community have purchase loyalty. Existing studies on online brand community is a study for the identification. This study identified the dimensions of the content attribute of the content identification and brand community identification were examined by questionnaires. Accordingly, the company operating the brand community to provide more useful suggestions.

Impact of Interaction in the Brand Community through UCC on Scrap Intention and Community Loyalty (브랜드 커뮤니티에서의 UCC를 통한 상호작용이 펌 행위 의도와 커뮤니티 방문충성도에 미치는 영향)

  • Lee, Jong-Ho;Ock, Jung-Won;Oh, Chang-Ho;Yun, Dae-Hong
    • The Journal of the Korea Contents Association
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    • v.8 no.10
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    • pp.114-128
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    • 2008
  • This study aims to explore the effects of interaction through UCC at online brand communication on scrap intention and visiting loyalty. According to study results, first, only information feature has positive effects on all interactions among quality feature of brand community; Second, confidence and responsiveness feature of brand community has positive effects on the connection feature among elements of interaction; Third, certainty has positive effects on activeness and connection among interaction elements. Fifth, while intention of sharing has positive effects on activeness and connection among interaction elements, it has no effects on the responsiveness. Finally, interaction does not affect the responsiveness of scrap intension, but has positive effects on visiting loyalty.

Effects of the Online Brand Community's Characteristics and Perception on the Brand Community (온라인 브랜드 커뮤니티 특성 및 의식이 브랜드 커뮤니티에 미치는 영향에 관한 연구)

  • Kim, Sang-Jin;Lee, Sang-Joon;Choi, Beom-Jin
    • Journal of Digital Convergence
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    • v.10 no.9
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    • pp.165-174
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    • 2012
  • In recent years, online brand community has become an important means for firms to make, maintain and improve their relationship with the customer. Customers or would-be customers discuss, learn about the products and share passion together. In this paper, we investigate the effects of the online brand community's characteristics and its perception on customer royalty to the community and purchase intention of consumers for the products. Variables of online brand community's characteristics include community reputation, social presence, pleasure, and interactivity. For those of the community's perception, we consider membership, influence, emotional band, and fulfillment of desire. Findings show that the online brand community has indeed positive effects on the brand equity by enhancing the relation between consumers and brand, ultimately providing firms with strategic resources and competitive advantage. Managerial implications are discussed.

A Study on the role of Online Brand Community as an IMC Tool (통합적 마케팅커뮤니케이션 도구로써 온라인 브랜드 커뮤니티의 역할)

  • Kang, Yong Soo
    • Management & Information Systems Review
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    • v.29 no.4
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    • pp.123-142
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    • 2010
  • This study suggest that firms can use online brand communities as an IMC tool to achieve high brand loyalty through marketer-controlled or loyal customer-controlled brand contacts. In this perspective, the online brand community as a marketing communication tool can help the firm in eliciting favorable responses from customers. This study finds that an online brand community, as a critical marketing promotion tool, helps a firm elicit favorable relationship with customers and build strong brand loyalty. In particular, this study suggests several important theoretical and managerial implications. First, this study confirm that "advertising usefulness" is the most powerful and important factor that affects cgerial 's positive emotionomehile "sales promotion usefulness" impacmehin "interactivity" but dies not impacmhin "cgerial iexperience"ltyevent usefulness" impacmehin "cgerial iexperience"but dies not impacmhin "interactivity." In addition, "cgerial iexperience" signifn "itly impacmehin "cgerial -to-cgerial iinteractivity." This indicates that online environment provides participapacmwith a fun and exciting environment. In that sense, enhancing the online brand community experiencemwould be a critical factor for building strong brand. Thi", mword of mouth can play a riclly important role in making many cgerial s to trust brand and to enhance online brand community loyalty. Web users are becoming web authoore owning and creating content limited only by their imaginations.

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Consumer Confidence, Identification, and a Brand Attitude according to the On-line Brand Community Type (온라인 브랜드 커뮤니티 유형에 따른 소비자신뢰, 동일시 및 브랜드 태도)

  • Kim, Kyung-Min;Kim, Kyung-Hee;Wang, Zhong-Qi
    • The Journal of the Korea Contents Association
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    • v.9 no.3
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    • pp.241-249
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    • 2009
  • With the recent growth of the Internet, the on-line brand community has been a major vehicle for building a corporate brand asset. This study aimed to identify the effective relationship between confidence, identification, and a brand attitude according to the on-line brand community type. As a result of an empirical analysis, first, the customer-driven community showed higher confidence and identification than those of the corporate-held community. Also, the customer-driven community was assessed more favorable also in the brand attitude. Second, the interactive effect between the community type and community activities was found to be significant in the confidence of the community confidence, and it was also the same for the identification of the community. Therefore, it would be necessary for companies to prepare strategies for improving the level of confidence and the identification of consumers in consideration of the community type for effective brand management on-line.

Influence of On-line Brand Communities on Customers' Attitudes -Focusing on the Brand Selection of Online Universities- (온라인 브랜드커뮤니티가 소비자 태도에 미치는 영향 -온라인 대학 브랜드 선택을 중심으로-)

  • Rhie, Jinny
    • The Journal of the Korea Contents Association
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    • v.10 no.12
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    • pp.366-377
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    • 2010
  • As internet and mobile technology brings rapid transformation to this society of information, how relations are conducted between customers have become a critical factor influencing companies. Companies are creating Internet communities based on their brands, encouraging customers to actively form and develop brand communities. Thus, this report proposes a plan to analyze the effectiveness of community activities based on the customers active involvement and how to effectively manage and utilize it. The purpose of this research is to understand the effects on-line brand communities and their characters have on customer behavior. Also, it will study the effects community attitudes have on brand decisions and oral transmission communication when on-line brand communities choose a brand. This report was conducted to survey on-line university students to understand how communities' attitude affects the decision of on-line university brand and oral transmissions when students choose to study at a on-line university. According to research, those factors brought positive responses to character of the brand communities(confidentiality of information, interactivity, convenience, intimacy) and by doing so, on the customer's attitude side, positive results on intention of purchase and oral transmissions can be expected. In addition, the character of the brand communities affects intention of purchase and oral transmission communication. Based on this research, it is possible to propose a marketing strategy that revitalizes brand communities' activities.

A Study On The Structural Relationship Between Utilization Motivation Of Online Brand Community And The Flow, Community Identification, Brand Attachment (온라인 브랜드 커뮤니티의 이용 동기, 플로우(Flow), 커뮤니티 동일시, 브랜드 애착 간의 구조적 관계에 관한 연구)

  • Han, Kwang-Seok
    • Management & Information Systems Review
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    • v.29 no.2
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    • pp.27-52
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    • 2010
  • Research on the user motivation of online brand community, the flow, community identification, brand attachment and the structural relationships between them This study is focused on the utilization motives of online brand community (emotional motivation, social motivation, informational motives), and their influences on each motivation on the flow and structural relationships between the brand identification and attachment. For the research, hierarchical chi-squal analysis, was used among Structural Equation Models, to statistically verify the size between the two paths. First, the research has proven the positive influence of user motivation of online brand community on flow. Especially on this research, user motivation of online brand community on flow was divided and analyzed into three motivations; emotional motivation, social motivation, informational motivation, the social and emotional motivation are proven to have the biggest influence on the flow and informational motivation has comparatively low influence on the flow. Secondly, this research will prove that the type of flow built on user motivation of online brand community can give positive influence on community identification and brand attachment. And third, the influence of community identification on brand attachment is very high on the flow. Result will clearly shows the flow built on user motivation of online brand community can help build brand attachment through community identification.

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A Study on the Effect of Intention of Usage on Internet Brand Community Site by the Extended Technology Acceptance Model (확장된 TAM을 이용한 인터넷 브랜드 커뮤니티 사이트 품질 특성과 이용의도에 관한 연구)

  • An, Un-Suk;Jang, Hyung-Sub;Oh, Jong-Chul
    • Management & Information Systems Review
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    • v.28 no.2
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    • pp.69-94
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    • 2009
  • As the internet environment develops, internet has already been being established as important tool of business marketing and branding. The goal of this study is in search for internet brand community quality characteristics, testing an effect of internet brand community quality on usage intention of community user. Data has been collected from 294 respondents during september of 2006. The questionnaire method was adopted to collect the data for this study. The research was conducted by using SPSS 12.0 and AMOS 5.0. It was found that as follows; First, Internet brand communities are characterized by system quality, service quality, and information quality which are also the traits of free contents in ordinary websites and on-line community site. Second, Traits of Internet brand community were related positively to perceived ease of use, usefulness, flow and social interaction of internet brand community user. Third, the factor that affects internet brand community usage intention was perceived ease of use, usefulness, flow, enjoyment and social interaction. Based on the results, the study offers marketing strategic implications for internet brand community site provider.

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