OCT 30, 2019
TikTok, the Chinese short-video app, is taking off in the US, India and elsewhere. It offers many unique marketing opportunities, such as the Hashtag Challenge, but marketers should take note of some risks.
JAN 6, 2020
Douyin, TikTok’s equivalent in China, will grow 27.8% to 442.58 million users this year, which means that more than half of China’s internet users will use the short-form video app, according to eMarketer’s new estimates. Growth will slow to 7.3% in 2020 and continue to drop in the next few years.
JAN 21, 2020
eMarketer was pleased to moderate a Tech-Talk Webinar presentation featuring Josh van Tonder, group manager of product marketing at Adobe. Josh was joined by Steve Schultz, head of marketing technology, and Bill Phillips, applications manager, both at Esri, a geographic information software company. For this Tech-Talk Webinar presentation, they shared how they’re transforming their business based on contextual content.
JAN 2, 2020
Short-form video apps arrived in China in early 2017 and have established themselves as viable entertainment options, allowing users to create content in 15- and 60-second spurts. In fact, we estimate that average daily time spent with short-form video among mobile internet users has risen from 9.9% of total mobile internet time in Q3 2018 to 13.5% in Q2 2019. Meanwhile, time spent on over-the-top (OTT) apps experienced a slight decline.