Social Media Category

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
Western brands risk alienating China’s young, modern consumers with campaigns that miss the mark culturally and play to Western clichés of the country, according to marketing experts.Read More
Chinese internet giant Tencent, which runs one of China’s most widely used mobile payment tools, has taken its cashless payment experience to the home market of Apple Pay by serving Chinese outbound travellers in the US. Read More
Italian fashion brand Dolce & Gabbana (D&G) has removed its online advertisement campaign “DG loves China” that was shot in Beijing and sparked accusations of only showing ‘stereotyped’ China. Read More
Global streaming giant Netflix has finally found a doorway into the vast Chinese entertainment market, months after pulling back on efforts to launch its service there.Read More