Feedback from website visitors and members of the Sun.Star publications network were given importance. Their comments can be informative, flattering, heartwarming, heartbreaking, insulting; still they were inputs – solicited or not – worth considering.
New features of the website, like the blog and the online chat, were among their suggestions to make the site more interactive.
When the Sun.Star website started the Sinulog special section in 2002, there was an overwhelming response from visitors with fond memories of their own celebrations of Cebu’s biggest festival. Every year after that, the Sinulog special would have a new feature in answer to visitors’ suggestions: the Sinulog sound bite, the message board where people get to greet friends and relatives here and abroad and, this year, video clips of the solemn procession and the grand parade.<b>(more)</b>