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United Media Solution BLOG

United Media Solution BLOG

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Each month this blog will share the latest insights, trends, and data about the China market. It will also showcase social media reports and case studies to reveal the strategies that brands are employing to find success in the Middle Kingdom.

As a valued friend of United Media Solution (UMS), we want to help you stay up-to-date with China’s unique and fast moving market.

If you need to talk to China, talk with us!

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The Entrepreneurship Project Launched by UMS and MSc Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management of UNNC Has Come to A Successful End

On the afternoon of April 29th, UMS and MSc Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management of The University of Nottingham held the conference for the entrepreneurship project in the UMS’ meeting room. The entrepreneurship project has last for a month and a half and finally came to a successful end after the continuous discussion and communication between the […]

The CFO View: UMS plans for expansion in China and abroad

United Media Solution (UMS) is on a mission to grow the digital marketing business in China and overseas ahead of A round funding in 2018.   UMS Chief Financial Officer Richard Zhu said the company plans to expand the business by launching in new international markets, opening new offices in China, and growing its existing […]

Recent Posts

UMS share WeChat tips at Kiwi Week Shanghai

When it comes to social media there’s a lot of opportunity for companies in China but WeChat is one of the channels offering the most potential right now. This was the subject of a workshop delivered by UMS General Manager Jessica Miao in Shanghai last week, as part of the annual Kiwi Week event. Speaking to […]

Six tips to launch your brand in China

China’s affluent middle class is spending more and more time shopping online. How can western companies engage with this lucrative audience and grow their brand in China? 1. Analyse and understand the market Market analysis is important for any new market. However, China’s size, scale, and cultural differences make robust analysis a crucial element for […]

Behind the Great Firewall: Understanding China’s social media landscape

Every conversation about social media in China starts the same way. No Facebook. No YouTube. No Twitter. For many, China’s social media landscape is unfamiliar and disorientating, but what it lacks in familiarity it more than makes up for in size, scale, and opportunity. In the absence of the Facebook and Google platforms, a market […]

Weibo Pioneering the Chinese Online Superstar Industry

The Online Superstar Forum held by the leading China social media platform Sina Weibo was recently held in June 2016, and attracted hundreds of popular online superstars like Papijiang(Papi酱),  Zhangday(张大奕eve), Aikelili(艾克里里), Wangnima(王尼玛) to the forum. Zhangday(张大奕eve) appearing at the Weibo Online Superstars Forum Previously called KOLs or even Grassroots Journalists or Citizen Journalists, the group […]

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New Offices in Ningbo and Shanghai

We’re on the ‘up’! The Ningbo based team moved into their sparkling new offices on the 18th floor in the prestigious Hebang building in Ningbo’s CBD last week and the Shanghai team are on the lookout for a suitable new office ‘home’ in the heart of bustling Shanghai within the next two months. “It’s a […]

Social Media is overwhelmingly influencing Chinese daily life

A recent report reveals that Chinese spend an average of 21 hours per week on social media, vastly exceeding the time spend watching videos, reading news, shopping and playing games.   

New Zealand Wins at Sina Travel Annual Awards

Arguably one of the most influential travel channels in China, Sina Travel has been steering Chinese tourists towards the best destinations, deals and travel operators for over 10 years and each year the channel celebrates the best in travel with an annual awards presentation. The prestigious awards are organized by Sina Travel, Weibo and the […]

KOLs influence in China

Many Western marketers underestimate the power of good social media contacts in China and simply refuse to accept that persuading those Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs) doesn’t come cheap. Sending a KOL a freebie product or tickets to your show’s opening won’t guarantee you any sway with them at all, in fact it may work against you. […]

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5 Ways to Market to the Chinese Tiger

Everyone wants to know how to succeed in marketing to the Chinese, and with Chinese consumer spending expected to triple to $6 trillion by 2020 (compared with flattening Western markets) as projected by Boston Consulting Group and reported in Jing Daily,  it’s no wonder! But succeeding in China is not as easy as it may first […]

The Entrepreneurship Project Launched by UMS and MSc Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management of UNNC Has Come to A Successful End

On the afternoon of April 29th, UMS and MSc Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management of The University of Nottingham held the conference for the entrepreneurship project in the UMS’ meeting room. The entrepreneurship project has last for a month and a half and finally came to a successful end after the continuous discussion and communication between the […]