netizen

(redirected from Netizens)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.

netizen

(1) Any person who communicates on the Internet and belongs to the global electronic village.
(2) An Internet citizen who uses networked resources, which connotes civic responsibility and participation.

netizen

Online Any person who communicates on the Internet and belongs to the global electronic village; an Internet citizen, who uses networked resources, which connotes civic responsibility and participation. See Digerati, Internet.
References in periodicals archive ?
According to the statistics by a comprehensive survey, the number of netizens taking internet as the main channel to get tourism information accounted for 66.
The teen was condemned by some netizens and called her bragging "disgusting and horrific.
Further results of the survey, which included more than 3,000 Internet users, shows that 6% of netizens have either published photos of their colleagues or strangers on the net.
Netizens not only expressed their support of the victims' families but also to Malaysia Airlines itself.
Since 2012, due to the fast increase of Chinese netizens and the general acceleration of internet bandwidths, Chinese online video websites have developed substantially.
he words invented by netizens might sound weird for people who never surf the Internet.
Other netizens equated the "Maleficent" star to a "deranged Taiwan independence supporter.
71% of mobile netizens are using smartphones, 13% higher than last year.
Zhao Qizheng, a spokesman for the Fourth Session of the 11th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), said that Beijing sees the radical remarks made by netizens to be prods toward the adoption of wise foreign policies.
Meanwhile, netizens were abuzz over the mysterious flesh-eating disease in the Philippines.
Due to the high circulation of the video among netizens, the number of free registrations for the software broke 10,000 in a very short time.
Several netizens claimed that Jianfeng's income was far smaller than the road costs he would typically have incurred.