Posts Tagged: social marketing


BrightPod app

Get Your Social Marketing Project Management on Track with BrightPod

A Mumbai-based startup is taking on the world’s top project management web apps – things like Basecamp and Trello – with its m...

  • April 11, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Luxury fashion brands doing ecommerce in China

China’s Online Clothing Sales Hit $50 Billion, But Luxury Fashion Brands Lack Commitment

China’s online sales of clothing were worth $50 billion in 2012, but only 41 percent of luxury fashion brands have any e-commerce offering...

  • March 22, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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European Football Clubs Have 15.6 Million Weibo Followers as They Battle For Chinese Fans [INFOGRAPHIC]

Football lovers might want to take a look at Mailman Group’s latest study about Chinese social media and its relation to the European foot...

  • February 28, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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HootSuite Adds Weibo Scheduled Posts and More Social Marketing Features

The social media posting platform HootSuite ventured into China last October with support for Sina Weibo, which is a crucial avenue for soci...

  • January 23, 2013
  • at 11:17 am
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China social media and social marketing in 2013

With 600 Million Social Media Users, This is China’s Web in 2013 [INFOGRAPHIC]

We noted the other day that China now has 564 million internet users and 420 million mobile web users. Now the We Are Social team has put th...

  • January 17, 2013
  • at 4:07 pm
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Brad Pitt is Banned from China, But That’s Hasn’t Stopped Him Joining Sina Weibo Today

All the ladies who make up Sina Weibo’s 400 million registered users take note: Brad Pitt has just joined Weibo. The movie star’s verifi...

  • January 7, 2013
  • at 2:01 pm
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Sina Weibo mobile strategy

Sina Weibo Hints at Social Commerce Shift with Xiaomi Phone Sales

If you’re not willing to face the Mayan’s mooted apocalypse on the 21st while clutching your lousy old phone, then Xiaomi has so...

  • December 19, 2012
  • at 6:00 pm
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O Check-In All Ye Faithful: Jiepang and Starbucks Tie-Up For More Christmas Fun

Coffee chain Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) is keeping its relationship with Jiepang, China’s top Foursquare-esque check-in service, brewing ...

  • December 12, 2012
  • at 9:00 am
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Killer Banner Ads and Landing Pages: 3 Tips for Asian Startups

If you are building a consumer internet business, you have probably spent 90 percent of your time on product development, building a team, c...

  • November 28, 2012
  • at 12:57 pm
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PixBento iPhone app

PixBento: Facebook Albums Suck, We’re Going to Do Photo Sharing the Right Way

Quite a few startups are trying – or have tried and failed – to crack the first-world problem of how to share and transfer image...

  • April 5, 2013
  • at 5:45 pm
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Brand24 Monitors Social Media Activity Lightning Fast for Brands in Indonesia

Brand24.co.id, an Indonesian company that specializes in monitoring online social marketing – and the company which brought us Jakarta...

  • March 20, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Hollywood stars using WeChat in China

Hollywood Celebrities Get Chatty with Chinese Fans on WeChat

Last summer we noted how Western brands like Starbucks and Buick were quick to jump on the messaging app WeChat as a way of reaching out to ...

  • February 11, 2013
  • at 12:03 pm
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Tencent Weibo versus Sina Weibo users

Tencent Weibo, the ‘Other Weibo’ That Nobody Cares About, Reaches 540 Million Users

Much of the social media buzz in China – and a lot of our own coverage – is about Sina Weibo. But it’s worth remembering that ...

  • January 22, 2013
  • at 12:42 pm
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Snoop Dogg promotes Line app

With Stickers and Shout-Outs, Snoop Dogg Helps Push Line App in the US

Line app experienced crazy growth last year, and looks set to surpass 100 million global users sometime this month. To hit that milestone, a...

  • January 16, 2013
  • at 1:40 pm
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Xiaomi phone sales

Xiaomi’s Sales Experiment on Sina Weibo Yields 1.3 Million Reservations For Just 50,000 Phones

Remember that interesting little social commerce experiment earlier this week in which Chinese phone-maker Xiaomi sold phones via Sina Weibo...

  • December 21, 2012
  • at 2:35 pm
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This is How Luxury Brands Do Awesome Social Media Marketing in China in 2012

China’s online market is vast and growing at an insane rate – Chinese e-commerce sales are projected to triple from now to 2015 ...

  • December 19, 2012
  • at 2:45 pm
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Twitter Ad Products Coming to Southeast Asia Market with New Komli Deal

Today Mumbai-based digital advertising platform Komli Media has announced that the company has signed an exclusive partnership with Twitter....

  • November 29, 2012
  • at 1:26 pm
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Noise Street: Making In-Store Advertising More Interactive

Yesterday, it was announced that Singapore startup NoiseStreet and SPH MediaBoxOffice have partnered to launch a smartphone-based solution t...

  • November 23, 2012
  • at 1:30 pm
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