30 Aug '13, 12pm

Ahead of Southeast Asia expansion, Sina Weibo already has 1.5 million users in Singapore

Ahead of Southeast Asia expansion, Sina Weibo already has 1.5 million users in Singapore

It’s rare for Sina Weibo , China’s top Twitter-like social network, to reveal country-specific numbers. Indeed, it’s mostly just focused on mainland China. But as my colleague heard from a representative appointed to expand it into Indonesia and Singapore , Weibo already has 1.5 million registered users in Singapore, of whom 800,000 are daily active users. That’s a pretty good start from organic sign-ups, likely among Chinese-speaking Singaporeans. In total, Sina ’s (NASDAQ:SINA) popular Weibo service has over 500 million registered users, of whom 46.3 million were daily active users at the end of last year. As we explained earlier this evening, Sina Weibo’s official expansion into Singapore and Indonesia will be focused around getting brands to engage with overseas Chinese via their official Sina Weibo brand pages. Weibo will also experiment with location-based data and m...

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