The Internet in China is a busy place – around 836 million people in the world’s most populous country are netizens. In the next few years, by 2021 this figure is expected to top the 1 billion mark. What does this mean for doing business here?
I’ve sat in meetings with marketing managers or directors, and in my previous life, with newspaper editors and executives, all of who have wanted to make a piece of content ‘go viral’.
Putting your Chinese website on a server in China makes a lot of sense – mainly because it will deliver faster load times for Chinese clients and customers. For anyone based here in China, we know how atrociously slow the Internet can be when trying to visit foreign-based websites.