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 mark, and is already making efforts to cater to brands as a social media marketing solution. We have seen Starbucks jump to be among the first to tap WeChat to interact with Chinese consumers... More: http://www.techinasia.com/comparing-wechat-weibo-business/
Chinese Twitter “Sina Weibo” Starts Charging Fees For Premium Features - Sina Weibo is a Chinese website which is built upon the same philosophy as Twitter in that it provides a platform to the users for micro-blogging. The website has been free to use, quite like Twitter, but now Weibo has started offering a number of premium features for such users who choose to pay nominal sum($1.57) for these features. [Click on Image Or Source on Top to See Full News]
Sina Weibo is a primary Chinese social media platform that is second only to mobile based WeChat in terms of number of subscribers and monthly active users. Here is a simple guide on how it works and its basic functionality.