Sina Weibo is testing its new paid “retweet” feature among a small group of users. As we know, each personally composed microblog post (or tweet) has a “read” link beneath it, which shows the number of people who have read your tweet. Now, Sina Weibo added new feature, after clicking the “read” link, you will […]
The number of NetEase News Client users has surpassed 120 million, and daily active users reached 40 million, said by NetEase General Manager Xu Shi at Longmen Zhen Salon hosted by Techweb on July 9 2013. NetEase launched news client points system in May 2013, which encourages users by giving them reward points if they […]
According to a third party data tracking service WeiboReach, Sina Weibo acitivity is down by 30% compared to the beginning of 2011. WeiboReach came to the conclusion by analyzing Sina Weibo accounts with over 10 thousand followers, and found Sina Weibo posts reached two peaks in 2011 and 2012, and went down in the second […]
According to iResearch, monthly Weibo users accessing from desktop computers hit 285 million in March 2013, and Weibo mobile app monthly users reached 88 million. Weibo has become a mainstream application on both desktop and mobile devices. Sina revealed to media in 2012 that it had around 300 thousand Enterprise Weibo Accounts. The top five […]
According to Nielsen’s research, China Mobile phone penetration is among the highest with 89%, among which 66% use smartphone. The younger generation are more likely to embrace smartphone devices; 82% between the age of 16 and 24. And over half of the mobile phone users have multiple phones.
According to iResearch Q1 report, Baidu search engine market share is 80.6% (by revenue), growing steadily compared to 79.7% in last quarter. And Google shares 14.4%.
Web analytics company CNZZ, acquired by Alibaba in 2011, showed that Qihoo’s 360 search engine market share by visits jumped from 10.59% at the beginning of 2013 to 15.18% in May.
Here is a post on website visibility / accessibility in China that could benefit people who want to run a website in China. .CN Chinese Domain Registration If you want to register a China Country code top level domain (ccTLD), .CN for Chinese market, it requires the following documents:
As many consumers from all parts of the world, Chinese consumers turn to blogs and forums for product reviews before they buy. Reviews from popular bloggers or active members of a forum often matter a lot in consumers’ decision making; however, many consumers are not aware their favorite bloggers could be as well a stranger […]