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WeChat Group Admin: Important Updates

Matthew Brennan Features, WeChat Tips

The new version of WeChat (6.3.28) has several changes. The most important being a WeChat group admin can now choose to block people from adding extra members to their group. This feature is highly likely to roll out in some form to all versions of WeChat soon. Read on to find out exactly how it works, why it’s so important. You …

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 …

Leaked: WeChat’s Plans for 2016

Matthew Brennan Article from other sources, Features

WeChat 2016: A few days ago an article was published on WeChat which claimed to be a leaked internal plan for WeChat’s new features releases in 2016. The article generated much speculation and discussion. Are these really the changes we can expect WeChat to make in 2016? Below we present our translated version of the original (source: 微互动 We-Interactive) with our …

3 Golden Rules of Running WeChat Groups: WeChat Essential Tips

Matthew Brennan WeChat Tips

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

Matthew Brennan WeChat Tips

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 …