The estimated growth rate of advertising spending in China in 2020 is 3.9%, higher than 3% in 2019, according to the revised forecast from Dentsu Aegis Network (DAN). DAN revised 2020’s forecast from 6.9%. In particular, outdoor advertising spending is facing a difficult year, coupled with the impact of coronavirus pandemic, which is expected to […]
China’s cloud infrastructure services market grew 66.9% and reached US$3.3 billion in total spending in Q4 2019, accounting for 10.8% and the second largest of the global market, according to data from Canalys.
Meituan’s total revenues increased by 49.5% year-over-year to RMB 97.5 billion in 2019 from RMB 65.2 billion in 2018. Total gross profit increased by 114.0% year-over-year to RMB32.3 billion from RMB15.1 billion in 2018.
The average MAUs of China’s OTA Tongcheng-eLong (HKG: 0780) increased by 18.5% year-to-year from 173.7 million in Q4 2018 to 205.9 million in Q4 2019 according to its unaudited financial results.
Samsung captured 22% global smartphone market share in terms of sales volumes in February 2020, followed by Apple (14.4%), Huawei (13.2%), and Xiaomi (9.2%), according to research company Counterpoint. Huawei performed well above expectations, selling more than 12 million smartphones during February, seeing just a 1% drop in global market share. Global Smartphone Sales in […]
The number of Blue V accounts, corporate verified accounts with at least 1 post in the past 30 days, reached 158,000 on TikTok, 11.19 times compared to the same period last year, according to data collected by CaasData. TikTok Verified Corporate Accounts Culture & Art related accounts are still the majority among Blue V accounts, […]
The wearable device shipment grew by over 25% to 27.61 million units in the fourth quarter of 2019, according to data from IDC. Xiaomi has over 24% market share in Q4 2019, followed by Huawei (21.5%) and Apple (17.8%). BKK Electronics and Qihoo 360 have a market share of 4.6% and 2.9% respectively. The basic […]
Internet traffic driven by short videos has become the new battlefield for many players in China. Content marketing enabled by short videos and live streaming has become an integral part of brand marketing, communication, sales, and operation strategies. Take a look at China’s short-video market status and be aware of differences between the top 2 […]
The game-centric live streaming platform in China Douyu reported an 8% growth YoY in monthly active users of 165.8 million in Q4 2019, from 153.5 million in Q4 2018. The average mobile MAUs in Q4 2019 increased by 29.3% to 54.4 million from 42.1 million in Q4 2018.
JOYY, previously known as YY, saw its global average mobile MAUs grown to 485.2 million, 78.8% of which were from markets outside of China.
Monthly active users of Momo, China’s social media and dating platform, reached 114.5 million in December 2019, compared to 113.3 million in December 2018.
Bilibili, a leading online entertainment platform for Generation Z in China, saw a 40% growth in monthly active users (MAU) in Q4 2019, which exceeded 130 million.
Tencent’s revenues in the last quarter of 2019 reached US$15,161 million, an increase of 25% YoY. Monthly active users (MAU) of WeChat grew to 1,164.8 million, up 6.1% YoY. Smart device MAU of QQ was 647 million, down 7.5% YoY.
WeChat monthly active users exceeded 1.16 billion in 2019, an increase of 6% YoY. The peak engagements are right before lunch and after work.
The Daily Active Users (DAU) of mini programs in China has already surpassed 450 million, according to Aladdin’s report released in March 2020, a 3rd party mini program data platform. The number of available mini programs on the market reached 3.9 million, 600,000 more compared to 2 months earlier. As a comparison, Apple Store has only […]