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Stefan Kingham
Chinese reality TV: The rise of live streaming apps

Whether you’re into it or not, live streaming is something you’ve most certainly come across in China.

Not to say that live streaming doesn’t exist elsewhere (it does), but these forms of mobile self-expression somehow always seem to excel over here.
Maybe that has something to do with the popularity of internet celebrities in China, built upon the success of social media KOLs.…

Stefan Kingham
WeChat Coupon Ads Banner

Greetings WeChat friends and welcome to the 3rd edition of the Ultimate Guide to WeChat ads in which we’ll be taking a closer look at the Coupon ads that have started popping up in WeChat’s Moments section.

This week’s post will give you an in-depth look at the manner in which Coupon ads are distributed on WeChat’s Moments section and how WeChat users can interact with these ads.

Stefan Kingham
WeChat KOL Banner

Greetings WeChat enthusiasts and welcome to our second edition of the ultimate WeChat advertising guide in which we’ll be discussing advertising through Key Opinion Leaders, commonly known as KOLs.

For those of you who didn’t check out last week’s article, we put together a helpful tutorial for setting up ads on WeChat Moments. If on the other hand you’ve been there, done that and want to achieve a better overall understanding of WeChat advertising, this week’s edition will help you determine why you should advertise through KOLs and more importantly where to find them.…

Stefan Kingham
WeChat Moments

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be digging into each of WeChat’s advertising channels in order to help you determine which channels best suit your business.

In this week’s guide, we’ll take a look at WeChat Moments Ads and how to set them up.

In this step-by-step tutorial you will find detailed instructions on how to create ads in the WeChat backend.…

Stefan Kingham
Nice screenshots - Main Pic

China’s decision to ban Instagram in 2014 following pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong paved the way for other competitors to take over the local photo-editing landscape. Several apps have capitalized from Instagram’s decline, most notably Nice. But what makes Nice better than other Chinese photo-editing applications? Is it really just another Instagram-remake? Find out all there is to know about Nice in our review of the service.…

Stefan Kingham
Digital marketing for schools & universities

Creating your School’s Digital Marketing Strategy

From primary schools through to universities, educational organizations are becoming increasingly active online. Depending on their target market and the resources at their disposal, the marketing initiatives they put in place differ and while certain schools believe interacting with current and prospective students on social media is sufficient, others prefer to use the entire spectrum of online channels to convey their messages to a larger audience.…

Stefan Kingham
Man exchanges with Chinese social media users

Introduction to China’s digital landscape

As a westerner living in China, you quickly realize that the Google-dominated digital landscape you were used to is much less universal than you first thought. Sure, websites such as Facebook and Amazon have managed to forge themselves a global presence and are pretty much unavoidable in most markets, but China was never going to let its online space be dominated by American corporations now was it?…

Raphael
GooglePersonnalizeSearch

Google to Strengthen Personalized Search

Since mid-2000s Google provides personalised search results. However we now know Google is about to take search personalization to a whole new dimension.

 

What is Search Personalization?

Search personalisation is the technical process by which pages displayed after a given query on Google will bring adapted results, depending on a list of different factors such as your recent behaviour, your internet device, the location of your IP, or other habits.…

Raphael
Sensor-Ad-SekkeiStudio

Current State of Mobile Advertisement

The global mobile advertisement is supposed to get close to 100 billion USD in 2016 (eMarketer figures – Global Ad spending).

How can we advertise targeting mobile users in 2015?

Search Engines Pay-Per-Click Ads:

Mobile advertisement is a part of  Pay-Per-Click system (Google Adwords). You even can focus your efforts on mobile impressions (or decrease it).…

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