TikTok owner ByteDance claims WeChat banning links makes Douyin more social in latest public spat with Tencent

Jan 29, 2021 | INVESTING

The head of ByteDance’s China operations said Douyin users have become more social on the platform because of WeChat’s policy of blocking links to the short video app, becoming the latest volley in a bitter exchange between the two Chinese tech titans.Kelly Zhang, CEO of ByteDance China and head of Douyin, said at an event organised by tech media GeekPark that Tencent’s decision to ban Douyin video links on the country’s most popular social network has led users to rely more on the social…

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