Posts Tagged: Tencent Weibo

Tencent may be an internet giant, but its microblogging offering always seems to play second fiddle to Sina Weibo when it comes to the media. And while it’s hard to argue that the exciting microblogging is happening on Tencent’s platform, it shouldn’t be ignored, because it does boast hundreds of millions of users (even if most of them aren’t very active).ndling the online transactions via escrow service.


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Tencent versus Alibaba: a complete guide to an increasingly fierce rivalry (INFOGRAPHIC)

Tencent (HKG:0700) is the world’s fourth largest web company, and Alibaba is on the verge of history’s largest tech IPO. Both o...

  • March 19, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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WeChat and Line Are Now Asia’s Fastest-Growing Platforms For Social Marketing

Facebook is not, of course, the only destination for brands looking to engage with consumers. While Facebook has 339 million monthly active ...

  • August 2, 2013
  • at 3:05 pm
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CASS Report: China’s Microbloggers Are Young, Under-Educated, and Poor

WeChat may be the fastest-growing social service in China right now, but microblogging is still huge. But who are the users behind the keybo...

  • June 26, 2013
  • at 8:30 am
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Chinese Netizens and Their Love Affair With European Footballers on Weibo (INFOGRAPHIC)

Mailman Group has come back with another infographic about how popular European footballers are on Twitter-esque services Sina Weibo and Ten...

  • May 2, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Kaifu Lee: Check Out My Chart of How Often I Get Censored by Sina Weibo

Despite insisting that he’s no activist and is just keen on debating with his 33.4 million followers on Sina Weibo, entrepreneur and f...

  • March 18, 2013
  • at 5:03 pm
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Sina Weibo Testing New, WeChat-Like Public Platform

A couple weeks ago, Sina admitted its flagship product Weibo is threatened by WeChat. Then last week, I wrote about why the Weibo vs. WeChat...

  • March 8, 2013
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Kaifu Lee: I’ve Been Banned From Weibo for 3 Days

Entrepreneur and former Google country manager for China, Kaifu Lee, is often outspoken on his Chinese social media presences – and no...

  • February 18, 2013
  • at 1:15 pm
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China Plans Weibo Propaganda Blitz Using 2 Million Paid Commenters

An article in today’s Beijing News states that a number of propaganda department heads have agreed to a plan to blitz social media wit...

  • January 18, 2013
  • at 6:04 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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China’s Weibo could transform into an awesome hyperlocal network

In my previous article, I briefly touched upon Sina Weibo and Tencent Weibo’s mobile ‘look around’ feature while examining Asian diasp...

  • August 8, 2013
  • at 10:00 pm
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Cooliris Partners with Tencent in China, Adds Weibo Integration

Cooliris Partners with Tencent in China, Adds Weibo Integration

We’ve been tracking the Asia expansion of Cooliris for a while now, and today that expansion takes another step forward as Cooliris an...

  • July 10, 2013
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Tencent Posts Rocketing Profits, Sees 195 Million Active Users on WeChat

China’s biggest web company by revenue has just posted its Q1 2013 financial report. Tencent (HKG:0700) reports rocketing revenues and pro...

  • May 15, 2013
  • at 6:39 pm
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Hailing WeChat and Mobile Progress, Tencent Posts $7 Billion in 2012 Revenues

Hong Kong markets have just closed, and Tencent (HKG:0700), China’s biggest web company, has released its 2012 full-year and Q4 financials...

  • March 20, 2013
  • at 5:48 pm
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Check Out the Numbers on China’s Top 10 Social Media Sites (Infographic)

With an estimated 597 million people active on social media in China, the country’s top 10 sites actually have a staggering 3.2 billion in...

  • March 13, 2013
  • at 4:45 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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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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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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Weixin Reinstates Real-Name User Verification, Allows Weibo Users to Auto-Verify

Tencent’s mobile messaging behemoth Weixin (known as WeChat outside China) is, like other Chinese messaging services, legally responsi...

  • November 22, 2012
  • at 12:09 am
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