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Momo News & Stats: A Top Social Networking App in China
Momo, founded in March 2011 by Tang Yan, Zhang Sichuan, Lei Xiaoliang and Li Zhiwei (most of whom are veterans of NetEase, and is based in Beijing), is a free location-based services instant messaging application for smartphones; it's popular for making friends with nearby strangers. And, it was well known as a tool for getting laid with strangers.
Momo users can find people nearby and send each other text messages, images, location information, and voice messages.
Besides one-on-one mobile chatting, it also allows group chatting though there are limits to the number of friends and the number of users to join in group chat.
The Momo mobile app, which is available on Android, iOS and Windows platforms, enables users to establish and expand their social relationships based on locations and interests. Momo offers a personal and lively way for users to discover people nearby.
Momo features various location and interest-based features, such as Nearby Users, Groups, Message Board, Topics and Nearby Events, multi-media instant messaging tools, as well as popular mobile games. The various functions are connected with each other. For example, Nearby People function features links to nearby Groups and Nearby Events.
Momo have developed a tiering system whereby each user is assigned one of six scores based primarily on his or her behavioral patterns, profile credibility, degree of engagement, and quality of interactions with other users. Each user can monitor the score on his or her profile page. A user can generally improve his or her tiering score by demonstrating a pattern of wholesome social behavioral, a credible social profile, active engagement and high quality interactions with other users.
Growth of Momo Apps
- Momo was initially released in August 2011
- In December 2011, Momo announced surpassing half a million users
- Three months later, the number of Momo users reached 2 million
- It hit 10 million users on its first anniversary in August 2012
- In October 2012, the number of Momo's register users has surpassed 15 million
- On December 4 2012, the number of Momo users reached 20 million
- In July 2013, the number of Momo users reached 50 million
- By end Jun 2014, Momo's total number of registered users reached 148 million; with 52.43 million monthly active users
- As of 30 Sep 2014, Momo's total number of registered users reached 180.3 million with 60.2 million MAUs and 25.5 million average DAUs. Users has set up a total number of 4.5 million groups on Momo.
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