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China’s growth as global branding geniuses

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The world soon will see the ability of the Chinese to absorb new ideas, and fast-track them into the mainstream with accuracy, skill, and speed. In a very short time–despite a rocky start–they have grasped the essence of branding. In fact, their embrace of the fact that branding is a sensory discovery has put them ahead of others in the same industry operating on the other side of the globe….For almost three years, a team of scientists, researchers, anthropologists, and psychologists traveled the world to study the most inspirational and innovative countries in the world. They carefully selected the best features of those countries, focusing on those aspects that could influence the evolution of Chinese brands, shape their innovation process, define their future, and most importantly, serve as a model for their success.

Read more at Fastcompany.com

5 things you should know about Chinese microblogging

Stephy Liu, senior client service manager and digital strategist at Eastwei MSL, shares the key differences between Chinese microblogging platforms like Weibo and Twitter, and what marketers need to know about effectively engaging with audiences:
1. Join the conversation.
2. V for verified.
3. Integration, integration, integration.
4. A picture tells a thousand words.
5. Knowledge is power.

Read more at campaignasia.com