Maxis invites all to participate in its Merdeka ‘virtual parade’
By Digital News Asia September 2, 2013
- Participate in National Day Parade by uploading photos onto Instagram, Twitter or via mylaunchpad
- Most unique and interesting photo submitted before Sept 9 to be featured in Maxis’ Malaysia Day ad
MAXIS Berhad is inviting all Malaysians to participate in its Unite for Malaysia virtual parade in conjunction with the recent Merdeka Day on Aug 31.
To be part of the virtual parade, all you need to do is take a photo of yourself or even your friends, and upload it onto your Instagram or Twitter accounts with the hashtag #unite4msia, and your photo will be automatically added to the parade on Maxis’ mylaunchpad site, at merdeka.mlp.my.
PC users can go directly to merdeka.mlp.my to upload their photos.
In addition, the most unique and interesting photo submitted before Sept 9 will be featured in Maxis’ Malaysia Day newspaper advertisement on Sept 16.
“This is just another avenue for Malaysians to not just be part of this parade in a virtual sense, but importantly express their patriotism and pride for Malaysia in a very unique way,” Mei Cheong, head of brand at Maxis.
“We are therefore proud to be part of this effort and to provide a digital platform for all Malaysians to be part of the 56th Merdeka Day,” she added.
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