In Q3 2014, newspaper ads accounted for nearly 70% of total ads in China tourism industry according to research of Meihua. info. The online ads’ market share increased to 16.2%, following newspaper ads in China tourism industry. Compared with the same period from 2013, newspaper ads placement had sharp decrease in Q3 2014.
39% respondents surveyed by GlobalWebIndex used WeChat in the past month, making WeChat the most popular messaging app in APAC in the third quarter of 2014.
Qihoo 360 Technology reported revenues of $376.4 million, a 100.3% increase from $187.9 million in the third quarter of 2013.
WeChat official account has been launched for over two years, which has attracted businesses and individuals to the platform. QQ, being quiet connecting businesses and individual users, launched their “Lifestyle Service Account” in November 2014.
In Q3 2014, total transaction value of China mobile Internet market was RMB51.56 billion ($8.39 billion) with increase of 11% quarter on quarter and 93.4% year on year according to data from iResearch.
In Q3 2014, Huawei ranked top in mainland China by smartphone shipments volume (14.8 million), followed by Xiaomi (13.5 million) and Lenovo (10.1 million).
Renren.com had approximately 219 million activated users as of September 30, 2014. And, its monthly unique log-in users in September 2014 was approximately 44 million, compared to approximately 50 million in September 2013 according to Renren unaudited financial results.
In Q3 2014, total transaction value of China e-commerce market was RMB3.19 trillion ($0.51 trillion) with increase of 13.1% quarter on quarter and 27.3% year on year.
In Q3 2014, total transaction value of China online advertising market was RMB42.22 billion ($6.87 billion) with increase of 37.9% year on year and 10.6% quarter on quarter. Influenced by overall economy status in China, the growth of China online advertising market slowed in Q3 according to data from iResearch.
In Q3 2014, the number of total active users in China mobile security market was 274 million. Top 3 mobile security apps in China were 360 mobile safeguard, Tencent mobile manager and Baidu mobile safeguard with active user coverage of 50.9%, 40.9% and 23.5% respectively in Q3 2014
Vipshop continued to have strong adoption in mobile shopping with approximately 57% of their gross merchandise volume coming from mobile devices in Q3 2014. Its net revenues and total number of active customers both more than doubled.
eLong revenue by product for Q3 2014 was 323.5 million yuan, an increase of 100% QoQ and 2% YoY according to its unaudited financial results. Hotel room nights stayed in the third quarter increased 22% to 9.4 million room nights compared to 7.7 million in the prior year period. Hotel commission revenue for the third quarter […]
In Q3 2014, China online video market reached RMB6.82 billion (US$1.11 billion) with increase of 9.3% from prior quarter and 83.2% year on year according to data from iResearch.
GOME sales revenue in the first three quarters of 2014 was RMB44.645 billion, up 7.2% year-on-year and the sales growth of its comparable stores was up 6.0%.
Jingdong’s (JD.com) GMV for the third quarter of 2014 was RMB67.3 billion (US$11.0 billion), an increase of 111% compared with the third quarter of 2013. Its net revenues for the third quarter of 2014 were RMB29.0 billion (US$4.7 billion), an increase of 61% YoY.