Posts Tagged: social marketing

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 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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Wego Indonesia Talks About Its Award-Winning Social Media Strategies

Travel website Wego Indonesia won an award for best social marketing strategy at the social media-oriented Eye For Travel Awards Asia in Hon...

  • November 23, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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An Indonesian True Belieber? Mig33 is Giving Away Tickets for Justin Bieber Concert

Mig33, Indonesia’s largest mobile social network on feature phones, together with Universal Musik Indonesia, launched a competition today ...

  • November 8, 2012
  • at 8:25 pm
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RealLifeConnect Launches its Check-In Stations in China, Adds Sina Weibo Support

Austrian startup RealLifeConnect is adding support for China’s Sina Weibo to its social media check-in stations. To back that up, Real...

  • October 26, 2012
  • at 2:45 pm
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WeChat vs Sina Weibo for Business in China [Infographic]

We’ve written much about China’s up-and-coming WeChat application from Tencent (HKG:0700) recently. It has just hit the 200 million user...

  • September 27, 2012
  • at 9:20 pm
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Calling Amateur Film-Makers: Canon is Giving Out $30,000 for Your Drama

Canon has started an online video contest for the Southeast Asia region to celebrate the launch of the Legria HD camcorder. The Legria compe...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 9:50 pm
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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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8 Facts About Sina Weibo Users That All Marketers Should Know

Sina (NASDAQ:SINA) has just released an interesting report filled with facts and stats about users of its Sina Weibo service, which passed 4...

  • November 16, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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Top Football Clubs Looking to Strengthen Brands in Indonesia Through Social Marketing

Indonesian soccer fans who are still talking about Torres’ dismissal in last weekend’s Barclays Premier League (BPL) football match migh...

  • October 30, 2012
  • at 1:10 pm
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HootSuite Adds Sina Weibo Support For Social Marketing to China

HootSuite and its owl have flown into China, adding support for the country’s hottest Twitter-like service, Sina Weibo, in its social ...

  • October 8, 2012
  • at 11:30 am
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Bad Piggies and Angry Birds Hit the Road in China, Turn Shanghai Skyline Green

Rovio Mobile will launch its much-anticipated Angry Birds spin-off game, called Bad Piggies, later today, and the company has taken to the r...

  • September 27, 2012
  • at 12:45 pm
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SimPATI Video Competition Gets Instant Hype, Asks You to Dance Like Agnes [VIDEO]

The Indonesian mobile service SimPATI launched a dance video competition today. It’s called Dance Like Agnes. SimPATI is a product of the ...

  • September 5, 2012
  • at 9:53 pm
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