Huyen Chip

A full time traveler and freelance writer, Huyen Chip is on a round the world trip which she started in May 2010 while hosting a column on Tien Phong, one of the most prestigious newspapers in Vietnam. She blogs about her trip at and

An eminent blogger in the Vietnamese Tech Blogsophere, Chip was one of the pioneers in bringing technology of Web 2.0 to the Vietnam community when she co-organized BarCamp Saigon, Cloud Computing Conference, Tweetups, and many other hi-tech events. Focusing on community and product-design, Chip has worked for a number of Internet companies in Vietnam and Malaysia.

Chip is also the founder of Free Hugs Vietnam, a youth volunteer organization with more than 500 members operating in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

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Latest posts by Huyen Chip

Vietnam: State of Social Media One Year after Facebook Block

  25 January 2011

Surprisingly, Vietnam is on the list of 10 countries with the fastest growth of Facebook users one year after the popular social network was blocked in Vietnam. Facebook marketing is enjoying a boom in this country with Facebook marketing agencies mushrooming all over Internet

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