Why WeChat must be used in the West

Great short read, asking: How is the West surviving without WeChat?

Creative Words and Magic

WeChat is infinitely better than Facebook.

WeChat allows you to “show people what you are doing”, in a standard social media way, but it is so much more than that.

Brand Yourself

The simplicity of the Moments feed is more more user-friendly and enjoyable (or UI/UX in buzz-speak).

This means that the Moments feed is a toll with which you may self-brand.

The simplicity of showing photos with a short comment completely removes the junk aspect of Facebook’s page.

It therefore offers more control over how you show yourself.

Chat About Anything

The simplicity of the Chat section means that WeChat is an excellent tool for business.

Meet anyone in China and you’ll be asked “What’s your WeChat?”. Phone calls and SMS are over.

WeChat is an accepted tool for work communication. Facebook is absolutely not.

This means that you can store all contacts – friends to work associates –…

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