Apple Opens a WeChat Account: Why did it take 5 years?

Matthew Brennan Hot News

Apple finally opened their first ever WeChat official account (OA) today. Read on to find out: How to find and use the account. Why it took Apple 5 YEARS to finally open their account and what this move says about their previously rocky relationship with WeChat’s parent company Tencent. Above: buying an iPhone with WeChat pay on the official Apple WeChat account How …

3 Kickass WeChat Apps That Will Make Your Life Easier

Matthew Brennan Uncategorized, WeChat Tips

Today we introduce you to 3 kickass WeChat apps making life easier for those of us living in China. They are useful, fast, and best of all easily accessible right from your WeChat timeline. Still downloading apps from the app store? Come on guys! This is China. #CHat era RINGY RINGY is a FREE TRANSLATION SERVICE run by a group …

How to Translate Restaurant Menus With WeChat

Matthew Brennan WeChat Tips

Finding restaurants and ordering food in China can be a daunting task for those not familiar with Chinese. Today, China Channel will show you how to solve this problem with WeChat. We’ll be using a free WeChat English language restaurant search and menu translation service called Spoonhunt (WeChat ID: spoonhunt). First let’s add the Spoon Hunt official account. Go to ‘contacts’ …

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

Matthew Brennan WeChat Tips

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 …