As of June 2014, the number of China online video users exceeded 439 million. And, the number of mobile video users was 294 million according to data of CNNIC. According to Tencent’s latest research, China online video users have various needs nowadays. Their habit of paying for online videos is expected to advance in China […]
Following iQIYI announced an exclusive worldwide broadcast in 2015 CCTV Spring Festival Gala for Year of the Goat, Gong Yu, iQIYI founder and CEO, and Wang Gaofei, Weibo CEO, announced deep collaboration on this event on Weibo. Weibo users can comment and win Hongbao while watching Spring Festival Gala.
In October 2014, Youku mobile app’s daily UV exceeded 40 million in a single week and then it successfully broke through 40 million in October 2014. The total UV in a week reached 80 million which made new records in online video market in October 2014 in China according to data of iResearch.
In July 2014, iQiYi, owned by Baidu, ranked top among China online video providers with monthly browsing time of 786.45 million hours, followed by Youku and Letv according to data from iResearch.
The number of mobile video users increased to 270 million in China in July 2014 with an increase of 134% from the same period in 2013.
Baidu On September 23 2013, Baidu announced that Baidu video app users hit 100 million which was the number one in mobile video market. Baidu video is an OTT (Over the Top) – search, aggregation and play videos. When Baidu video users reached 100 million, in a degree, it has controlled the entrance to mobile […]
iQiyi, a video provider now owned by Baidu, jointly announced with China’s biggest TV manufacturer TCL to launch 48 inch TV+, also known as internet TV. According to iResearch, iQiyi and PPS (Baidu acquired PPS this May) monthly users reached 358 million, is the biggest video platform in China. Data showed that TCL has 25.2% […]
iResearch data showed that Youku dominated mobile video market with 14.12 million daily Unique Visitor(UV) in June 2013, more than the sum of iQiyi and PPS.
According to iReasearch, iQiyi and PPS together have more video viewing time than youku, tudou and funshion for the first time. After the merger of Baidu’s iQiyi and PPS, the combined users reached 269,817,000 hours of the total viewing time, becoming the first in the industry with Youku & Tudou second and funshion third. However, […]