Social dating app Momo MAU down 6% in Q1 2020

By chinainternetwatch, Media & Entertainment, Momo, q1 2020, tantan

Online dating and social networking mobile platform Momo reported 108 million monthly active users (“MAU”) in March 2020, compared to 114.4 million in March 2019. The total paying users of Momo’s live video service and value-added service, without double counting the overlap and including 4.2 million paying users of another app it acquired earlier Tantan, […]

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China social app Momo MAU reached 114.5 million in 2019

By chinainternetwatch, Media & Entertainment, Momo, q4 2019, social media, tantan

Monthly active users of Momo, China’s social media and dating platform, reached 114.5 million in December 2019, compared to 113.3 million in December 2018. Total paying users of Momo’s live streaming service and value-added service, without double counting the overlap and including 4.5 million paying users of Tantan, were 13.8 million for Q4 2019, compared […]

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Mobile social app Momo MAU grew to 114 million in Jun 2019

By chinainternetwatch, Media & Entertainment, Momo, q2 2019, social media, tantan

Momo, one of China’s top mobile social networking platform, announced total net revenues of RMB4,152.6 million (US$604.9 million) in the second quarter of 2019, an increase of 32% from RMB3,152.5 million in Q2 2018. Monthly Active Users (“MAU”) on Momo application were 113.5 million in June 2019, compared to 108.0 million in June 2018. Compare: […]

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A match made in heaven: Dating app Momo buys Tantan for $600 million

By Lifestyle, Momo, News, social media, tantan, technode

China’s two biggest dating apps have announced their marriage. Momo (陌陌) will acquire 100% fully diluted equity stake in Tantan (探探) for a combination of share consideration and cash, including approximately 5.3 million newly issued Class A ordinary shares of the Company and US$600.9 million in cash, the company announced today in a press release. […]

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Tantan wants to solve China’s singles problem

By dating, tantan, techcrunch, technode

Tantan, the Chinese app most comparable to Tinder, hopes to solve China’s growing problem of too many singles. “There is a serious lack of opportunities for China’s young singles to make new friends. And this problem is much bigger than that in the west,” says Tantan’s founder and CEO Wang Yu at TechCrunch Shanghai. “In Sweden for example, there are […]

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TechNode’s cheat sheet: Who is who on TechCrunch Shanghai

By CCtalk, Fenda, Guokr, Hujiang, lego, nio, Pinduoduo, Shanghai, tantan, techcrunch, technode, Xiaomi,

TechCrunch Shanghai is coming with a line up of great speakers from multiple verticals, side stages on blockchain, biotech, new retail, and smart supply chains, as well as hackathons, VC meetups, Chinaaccelerator Demo Day, and something special for the kids. Of course, we know that you are too busy to scan through the entire programme, so […]

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Top 15 apps you need for living in China

By 58 Home, airbnb, alipay, Amap, app, Baidu Translate, Baidu Waimai, China, Ctrip, Dazhong Dianping, Didi, ele-me, Fliggy, Gewara, huodongxing, iQiyi, Mobike, OFO, pleco, Qunar, Showstart, tantan, Taobao, technode, tujia, WeChat, Xiami, Youku Tudou, Ziroom

Say goodbye to Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram and welcome your new favorite apps. Here is everything you will need to navigate your China life. 1. Communication: WeChat (微信) The app to rule them all, WeChat is the very definition of indispensable in China. This is where you will connect with your friends, communicate with your […]

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An inside look at Tantan’s matchmaking success

By Features, LB Investment, social media, tantan, technode

China’s top dating app Tantan announced on June this 21st that it has raised a $70 million worth in a Series D, summing up its total accumulated fund to $120 million, led by NASDAQ-listed online social entertainment firm as well as China’s pioneer of live streaming, YY Inc and Genesis Capital with participation from SAIF and Zhongwei Capital. […]

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Chinese Tinder-like Tantan soon to monetize after raising USD70M Series D

By social media, social networking, tantan, technode, tinder

From WeChat to Momo, China’s social networking craze is non-stop. Tantan, the country’s top dating app, announced today that it has raised a US$ 70 million worth in a Series D, raising the startup’s total fund raised to US$ 120 million. NASDAQ-listed online social entertainment firm YY Inc and Genesis Capital lead the round with […]

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China’s top social apps all owe thanks to live streaming

By Baidu Tieba, Blued, China, DingTalk, MiTalk, Momo, QQ, social media, tantan, technode, WeChat, Weibo, zhihu

2016 was the year of live streaming and played a crucial role in driving growth. All of the top 6 social apps, except WeChat, have added live streaming services, according to the report jointly published by Cheetah Global Lab, Cheetah’s big data platform libra and 36kr. As WeChat is maturing as a user acquisition platform, we’ve […]

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