WeChat’s move into video will put the Tencent super app in direct competition with rivals like ByteDance owner of TikTok. Photo: AP WeChat’s move into video will put the Tencent super app in direct competition with rivals like ByteDance owner of TikTok. Photo: AP
WeChat’s move into video will put the Tencent super app in direct competition with rivals like ByteDance owner of TikTok. Photo: AP
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The future of China’s most popular app WeChat is short videos and live streaming, says creator Allen Zhang

  • WeChat is a relatively late entrant in the short video and live-streaming market, which has seen a surge in popularity during the coronavirus pandemic
  • Over the past five years, the number of daily video messages posted on WeChat has increased 33 times while video content on WeChat Moments is up tenfold

Topic |   WeChat
WeChat’s move into video will put the Tencent super app in direct competition with rivals like ByteDance owner of TikTok. Photo: AP WeChat’s move into video will put the Tencent super app in direct competition with rivals like ByteDance owner of TikTok. Photo: AP
WeChat’s move into video will put the Tencent super app in direct competition with rivals like ByteDance owner of TikTok. Photo: AP
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