Sohu recently declared that Sohu News mobile apps users have reached a hundred million, being the first one in China. The number of media cooperating with Sohu client-side is over 550, with total subscription over 0.45 billion.
In the meantime, Sohu welcomes all forms of media such as radio and TV to co-build an “Any media-platform”. [Read more...]
According to the data released by Enfodesk, Tmall accounted for 44.1% of the whole B2C market, 360buy for 16%, and Tencent for 3.8%.
In 2013, the competition of the e-commerce platform is still the main melody in e-business industry. But it is worth noting that the cost of the new users acquisition will keep a stable increase, and the e-commerce will focus on existing users’ value as their direction of development.
According to Enfodesk, Baidu accounted for 30.9% of the total online ad revenue in China; Alibaba for 15.3%, and Google China for 6.2%.
The chart above will give you an overview of China’s online retail market. [Read more...]
According to Quarterly Market Monitor Report from Enfodesk, China online retailing transaction scaled 331.6 billion Yuan (USD53.81 billion) in Q3 2012, with QoQ growth of 18.7% and YoY growth of 60%.
Taken as a whole, online retail market forms a comparatively steady tripod complexion. The transaction amount of Taobao series, including Tmall and shopping site, surpassed 250 billion Yuan (USD40.03 billion), accounting for 82.9% of China online retailing systems. [Read more...]
According to the data provided by iResearch this July, here comes the list of China’s top 20 internet companies by total reached users in the first half of 2012. The research was based on long-term monitoring for 400,000 network behavior samples.
QR Code is as popular in China as it is in the rest of the world. Ma Huateng, CEO of Tencent, just announced they would promote QR Code at Internet Conference.
On Sep 24th, Sina officially launched their QR Code product which will offer variety of functional services to users. Users can popularize themselves by sharing their own unique QR Code easily or scan others’ QR Code to follow more friends online. [Read more...]
Tencent’s Weixin Team announced a milestone in the total number of Weixin; 200 million on the dawn of Sep 17. It only took 14 months for Weixin to gain 100 million users since its launch. Then it exceeded 200 million less than half year later.
Ma Huateng, head of Tencent, showed his point of view towards mobile internet in the 2012 China Internet Conference on Sep 11.
“We can easily predict that mobile internet is the leading trend. At the same time, PC internet enters a platform period. Judged from the net flow and potential market, mobile internet is better than PC internet. The whole internet industry should embrace this change and take advantage of this trend.”
go.qq.com, part of Tencent, is the most visited online travel website in May 2012 according to Hitwise data; it’s not surprising considering the mass online community Tencent owns.