Comics have been around for a very long time. Some of the most popular stories evolved from Asian cultures. Manga and anime have originated in Asia and now have worldwide popularity.
With the advent of modern technology, people now have a more exciting experience when reading comics.
Webtoons were eventually born. They are a combination of the paper comics and videos. It is like reading these traditional comics online but visual effects and animations. It takes the entire experience to a whole new level.
It started several years ago in Asia, specifically in Japan and South Korea. Eventually, the rest of the world caught on and webtoons are now a worldwide phenomenon. Smartphones have even made it easier for people to access webtoons wherever they go.
Webtoon developers have also earned a lot by creating content that people love to read. The average salary is upward of $80,000. This encourages many others to create more webtoons as well. There are also 6.2 million people around the world on average looking at these digital comics.
If you want to know more about how the digital comics evolved, check the infographic below. It teaches a lot about this increasingly popular trend.