Social Media Category

Luxury brands experimenting with WeChat's commerce model rose from 3 percent to 10 percent from the year-ago, suggesting that the sector is beginning to have better understanding of the Chinese commercial ecosystem.Read More
Zhang Dayi, Papi Jiang, Wang Tao, Fil Xiaobai, twins Viviandan and Miumiu, Ma Jianguo, Angelababy, and Aikeli Li. While these names may not mean much to the average Western consumer, they wield a wild amount of influence.Read More
Ambassador to the Peoples Republic of China, H.E. Dr Elia George Kaiyamo said this week in Beijing that Chinese internet firm Tencent will first test the social media application, Global QQ in Namibia.Read More
The rise of mobile use has propelled China to its “golden age” in entertainment, according to Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends report, and that’s likely to create a window of opportunity for brands.Read More
China's cyberspace authorities have ordered internet companies to close 60 popular celebrity gossip social media accounts in the latest in a series of crackdowns on independent media.Read More
In China, the major online players aren’t Amazon or Facebook, but rather WeChat and Alibaba. For Western sports brands, the Chinese online market is often completely unknown territory.Read More
China’s Tencent Holdings is using its vast social-media network to attract luxury-fashion brands to its WeChat app, potentially opening a new frontier in online retail.Read More
China’s Weibo now has up to 340 million active users each month, according to the firm’s latest earnings report, which pushes it past Twitter for the first time ever.Read More
In announcing the venture, the two companies said they will look to further increase the awareness in China of the offerings of a cruise vacation.Read More
Didi Chuxing, the Chinese ride-hailing giant that swallowed Uber China, has announced the beta launch of bilingual functions on its app. Read More