Bill Gates On WeChat

Bill Gates Joins WeChat. Apple & Facebook Fail On WeChat

China Channel Case Studies, Hot News

3 days ago Bill Gates officially launched his own WeChat official account (WeChat ID: gatesnotes) and broadcast a short 30 second message to his WeChat followers. Bill’s company Microsoft is actually kicking ass on WeChat, they have several very interesting WeChat accounts including a Chinese virtual girlfriend chatbot. We did a little research into the presence Microsoft and other American tech giants have on China’s …

WeChat Gold

Forget Red Packets, WeChat GOLD Packets are coming!

China Channel Features, Hot News

It’s that time of year again. When all the crazy numbers come out about WeChat lucky money red packets. Last year 8.08 billion digital WeChat red envelopes were sent out (see our previous article) Chinese New Year’s Eve. This year it’s 14.2 BILLION! On 1 day! Above: some context to those numbers WeChat’s last reported monthly active user numbers are 846 …

1,000s Of Accounts Caught Using WeChat Fake Views

China Channel Hot News

China is currently ablaze with discussion about WeChat fake views on articles. The situation is so bad that WeChat team released a rare formal statement. A new update in the WeChat back end system now blocks official accounts from using robots to fake their viewership numbers. Thus revealing many influential accounts to have followings made up mostly of illegal software controlled …