Qihoo 360 Search Quietly Launches Paid Search Platform

Qihoo 360 has accelerated its commercialization with paid search platform “DianQing” (360点晴营销平台). Qihoo had been collaborating with Google’s technology since late 2012, while simultaneously developing its own platform, when the company had been working closely with selected advertisers. In March, internal source revealed that the company already has SEM agencies coverage in eight provinces, including…



China’s B2C Market Status

Earlier this week, Enfodesk released figures to describe China’s 2012 B2C market share. After a bit of digging, we the following chart from China Internet Watch. As you can see, Tmall accounts for the largest portion of the pie, with just over 44% share of the market. 360buy and Tencent trail behind in 2nd and…



New Sina Weibo Usability Figures

If you have ever searched around for literature about the state of China’s internet, sooner or later, you will read about Sina Weibo. Not to be confused with Tencent Weibo (and the rest of them), Sina’s version has regularly been touted as one of the driving forces of the Internet world here. According to their…