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Tencent Opens WeChat Moments to All Advertisers

Aug 27, 2015 - Any brand can now advertise on a WeChat user's private Moments feed, in a move Tencent will be hoping balances advertising revenue with user expectations. Comments

In a Converging World, Look to Asia

digital-disruption-5 Aug 16, 2015 - As the rise of mobile, social and e-commerce converge, Asia is a leading center for creating powerful new platforms for consumer engagement. Comments

VIDEO: Defining Brand DNA at Peninsula Hotels

peninsula-2-logo Aug 10, 2015 - What makes the Peninsula special? Robert Cheng, vice president of marketing for The Peninsula Hotels discusses brand DNA and how to develop a digital strategy at ClickZ Live Hong Kong. Comments

How Brands Rode Out Uniqlo's Sex Tape Scandal on Weibo

uniqlo-beijing Jul 17, 2015 - Brands in China have been quick to capitalize on Uniqlo's misfortune after Chinese lovers released a sex video on social media taken in a Beijing store's changing room. Comments

Releasing the Power of Real-Time Marketing in China

weibo-mcdonald-s Jul 14, 2015 - Real-time marketing is growing in popularity in China. See how brands like McDonald's, Durex and Xiaomi are using it on Weibo. Comments

Why Weibo Still has a Role to Play for Brands

weibo-logo-international Jul 7, 2015 - Weibo may have lost market share to the more private communication platform WeChat, but it still has a role to play for brands. Comments

Bayern Munich Joins Tmall to Tap Chinese Fans

fc-bayern-munich-logo May 28, 2015 - Bayern Munich's decision to launch a flagship store on China's Tmall is expected to enhance engagement with its Chinese fans. Comments

Apple's Tim Cook Becomes Latest Celebrity to Join China's Weibo

weibo-logo-international May 12, 2015 - Apple CEO Tim Cook's visit to China shows Weibo is still the pre-eminent go-to platform for communicating with Chinese consumers. Comments

British Attractions Given Mandarin Makeovers to Lure Chinese Visitors

london-great-names-for-great-britain Feb 25, 2015 - The U.K.'s most iconic spots have been given Chinese names in a digital campaign aimed at luring China's 100 million outbound tourists. Comments

Weibo Boosts User Numbers With Chinese New Year Cash Giveaway

chinese-new-year-hongbao Feb 11, 2015 - Weibo has partnered with Alipay to launch a Chinese New Year lucky gift campaign in a bid to recruit users back to the site, and offer greater exposure for brands. Comments

AIA Launches Start-Up Accelerator Course in Hong Kong

startups-lightbulbs-waters-0814 Dec 23, 2014 - Insurance giant AIA is using social media to spread its start-up initiative in Hong Kong. Comments

Coca-Cola China Partners With eYeka for Creative Crowdsourcing

2dec14-coca-cola-eyeka-campaign-video-pic Dec 4, 2014 - Coca-Cola is using crowdsourcing platform eYeka to find fresh content and test brand awareness in China. Comments

Software, Social Media, and E-Commerce: The Digital Rise Continues in the East

china-technology-shutterstock-189055118 Oct 23, 2014 - Asia has a thriving and innovative digital landscape that goes well beyond the traditional social media and e-commerce platforms of the West. Comments

True Viral Cannot Be Planned

shutterstock-107315543-viral Oct 21, 2014 - As a recent viral advertisement for a technical college in China shows, there is no rhyme or reason when it comes to what campaigns get picked up by the masses. Comments

E-Commerce in China: Alibaba Is Just the Beginning

03oct14-andy-radovic-shutterstock-149807798 Oct 5, 2014 - Alibaba has attracted global attention with its recent IPO, but it scratches the surface when it comes to other innovative e-commerce platforms coming out of China. Comments

The Anatomy of a Retail App

elisa-harca-red-ant-mobile-commerce Sep 17, 2014 - Mobile commerce continues to grow exponentially in Asia. For retail marketers, that means they must develop an effective and transactional mobile presence. Comments

Social Media Is Not Just About Facebook, Especially In China

socialmediaengagement1 Aug 31, 2014 - Facebook leads the pack, but other social media platforms, especially coming from China, are the ones to watch going forward. Comments

Mobile Industry Trends Revealed at GMIC 2014

mobile-map-shutterstock-120085516 May 18, 2014 - The recent Global Mobile Internet Conference in China revealed several noteworthy trends in the mobile space for the year ahead. Comments

10 Ways to Localize Digital Marketing in China

china Mar 13, 2014 - These 10 marketing tips include everything from how to build a local website to running localized keyword research, using local yellow pages, and more. Comments

What the Digital World Can Learn From China and APAC

asiapacific Mar 7, 2014 - China, Asia, and now what we call APAC have been ahead of the game throughout history and still are in so many big ways in digital. So, let us learn a bit from them to improve our future efforts here in the U.S. Comments

WeChat or Weibo for Luxury Brands? [Video]

kerloonheadshot1 Jun 14, 2013 - Ker Loon Ang, digital director at Starcom China advises luxury brands on how they should approach the two social platforms. Comments

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