3000+ Users Banned For Sending WeChat Spam

Matthew Brennan WeChat Tips

Recently the WeChat team announced that they banned 3,826 user accounts due to a recent sharp increase in complains of group WeChat spam. Many people reported that spamming attacks caused their WeChat to shut down or even the entire phone to freeze up as the processor became overwhelmed. What the heck is going on? Above: Typical WeChat GIF spamming. It’s the grass mud horse! Some …

WeChat Toys For Young Children

Matthew Brennan Case Studies

No one escapes the reach of WeChat in China! Even 3 years olds can use the messaging platform through WeChat toys. Introducing ‘Mon-Mon’ a soft toy character which children can use to send and receive WeChat messages with their busy parents while they are away at work. Above: Mon-Mon, a WeChat enabled soft toy! Don’t believe us? Check out the …

5 Features Removed From WeChat

Matthew Brennan WeChat Tips

WeChat has the reputation as being the ‘super app’ which does everything in China. The popular perception being that WeChat features and services are constantly expanding. Yet this isn’t always true. Features or options do sometimes get removed and today China Channel brings you 5 of the more prominent ones: Pencil Pilot 经典飞机战士 The first ever WeChat game launched as part …