China Channel has no association with Momo or Tantan. Join us tomorrow for our next article from the China Channel ‘We Chat Essential Tips’ series.Follow us on We Chat by scanning the QR code to follow our official account.Although this being China, we doubt it will stay that way for long.Get prepared for some adverts,paid VIP accounts and plenty more stickers.A common practice for article writers is to set a preview picture of a seductively dressed young woman.Readers who click through will often be disappointed to find that the actual article is completely unrelated to the preview picture.People’s We Chat accounts are valuable; they contain bank card information, personal contacts and large amounts of private data.It’s no longer such a suitable platform for finding casual We Chat sex. It started out focused on hook-ups gaining the reputation of being “the ultimate booty call app” (约炮神器) and then morphed into being much more focused on interest groups for young people.
Neben Kurzmitteilungen führt man mit der App für Android-Smartphones auch Videokonferenzen.Wie bei anderen Nachrichtendiensten registrierst man sich bei We Chat mit der Handynummer.Anders als andere Systeme ist der Zugriff auf das Telefonbuch aber optional.As a test during writing this article, we logged into ‘look around’ and waited for 10 minutes.Sure enough we were contacted by a seemingly beautiful student model openly advertising her home delivery services.We Chat has laid down clear policies with regard to posting pornographic content. The We Chat Operations Platform publishes weekly statistics on the numbers of official We Chat accounts that are punished due to breaching their pornography guidelines. These are punishments for ‘Official Accounts’ so don’t be worried about your personal account being blocked because of that gif you sent yesterday.In the battle for article views and followers on We Chat, sex is a powerful tool.While We Chat was a trailblazer in this area for China, people have gradually moved away from using the app for casual dating purposes.We Chat has shifted from being just a social media platform into a place for mobile commerce and work related communication.Tantan now looks to be fast becoming the new king of causal hook-up in China.Tantan is a shameless rip off of Tinder’s swipe left, swipe right interface.