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PDC 4 – Introduction to Public Social Media and Forum Sites in China

You might know the equivalent of Twitter in China, Weibo as the place where Chinese Internet users express their opinions and share their life. However, Weibo is not the only place where Internet users hang out in China publicly. There are many other platforms in the Chinese Internet where users can discuss current affairs in… Continue reading PDC 4 – Introduction to Public Social Media and Forum Sites in China

China, Technology

PDC 3 – How Weibo (Chinese Twitter) users earn millions through content monetization

Weibo, for those who don't know, is the equivalent of Twitter in China. It has more users than Twitter, but that's not the only difference. Users can monetize their content on Weibo to earn millions of Chinese yuan. How one celebrity earned millions on Weibo The news first broke in May 2018, when one celebrity┬áChengcheng… Continue reading PDC 3 – How Weibo (Chinese Twitter) users earn millions through content monetization