WeChat’s Hidden Shazam Service: WeChat Essential Tips

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In today’s WeChat Essential Tip, brought to you by China Channel, we will cover WeChat music. Not only is it really easy to search for, listen to and share music in WeChat all in English but WeChat also has a built-in music identification service similar to Shazam. We’ll break today’s post into 3 parts: How to search for and listen to music …

How to Order Beer to Your Office Using WeChat: WeChat Essential Tips

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In today’s ‘WeChat Essential Tip’ presented by China Channel, we are going to show you step by step how to order a 24 pack of quality German beer and have it delivered to your workplace, ready to go for when you finish work. You don’t even need to have WeChat payments set up for this to work, as there is a …

How to Take Payments For Your Event on WeChat: WeChat Essential Tips

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In today’s ‘WeChat Essential Tip’ we are going to show step by step how to set up and take payments for an event on WeChat using Yoopay. Yoopay is a great WeChat events platform for foreigners in China, as the process can be done entirely in English. Using a service such as Yoopay has some major advantages: Organizers can gain sign ups …

3 Golden Rules of Running WeChat Groups: WeChat Essential Tips

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Today’s ‘WeChat Essential Tip’, brought to you by China Channel, is the 2nd of 2 articles focused on groups (1st article here ). Today we will introduce the ‘3 golden rules’ for setting up and managing successful WeChat groups’. We will also go into detail on other key aspects including how to turn your group into an ‘Exclusive Club’ and the number 1 …

How to Manage Your WeChat Groups: WeChat Essential Tips

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WeChat groups are a daily part of communication for people in China. We use groups to chat with different circles of friends, send event and promotional news to potential customers, or share and discuss information related to our business or interests. With so many groups, it is easy to get frustrated with message overload and not being able to find information easily. Today’s ‘WeChat Essential …

WeChat Search – Finding Deals Locally and More: WeChat Essential Tips

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WeChat Search can be used in so many ways, but surprisingly few people bother. Imagine trying to use the internet without Google? WeChat Search is Google for your personal life. Saving you time and allowing you to search for restaurants, hotels or bars for deals based on your current location. For a sales or business development professional search is simply essential. We’ll …

What Are WeChat Official Accounts? The Basics: WeChat Essential Tips

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In today’s WeChat Essential Tip, we’ll be covering the basics of official accounts (OA’s). If you want to use WeChat for business (e.g. marketing or mobile commerce), you simply must have a solid grasp of WeChat official accounts and how they work. Official accounts provide a formal way for companies to interact with their customers thru WeChat. Since WeChat has become so …

How To Send Messages To Large Groups: WeChat Essential Tips

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In today’s WeChat Essential Tip, brought to you by China Channel, we’ll cover a great time saving technique that is especially useful for event promoters, sales teams or small businesses. We are going to show you everything you need to know about ‘WeChat Broadcast Messages’. What they are, how to send them and why they will save you lots of time. We’re going …

How To Get Discounts In McDonalds Using WeChat: WeChat Essential Tips

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In today’s WeChat Essential Tip we will show you step by step how to get discounts in McDonald’s through using WeChat Coupons (卡券). Actually this method of using WeChat Coupons works for many large chain businesses in China. KFC for example has a similar coupon system, Starbucks uses WeChat coupons, Carrefour, Walmart, the list goes on and on. We chose McDonald’s as the case study because …

Setting Up Your WeChat Wallet: WeChat Essential Tips

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In today’s WeChat Essential Tip we will cover a very fundamental process: linking your bank card. For most WeChat users, once they have linked their bank card, WeChat will become a different app. China Channel really recommends those residing in China to link a card. Once you are comfortable using it, it will really make your life much easier in many ways. We’ll …