The WeChat Mini Programs

WeChat Shopping through WeChat Mini Programs

Because shop­ping is more than just spend­ing mon­ey. Just as we in the West are accus­tomed to strolling through shop­ping miles and being enter­tained by the range and new prod­ucts on offer alone, the Chi­nese have dis­cov­ered the game of new prod­uct offer­ings for their leisure time enjoy­ment. Chi­nese peo­ple spend a lot of time with small games, puz­zles, pho­to­shoots, etc. on the Inter­net. This pas­sion is of great inter­est to the com­pa­ny Ten­cent (Founder of WeChat).

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How does WeChat work?

Sim­i­lar to the mes­sen­ger ser­vices we know in the West (see What­sApp or Face­book Mes­sen­ger), WeChat can be used to send text mes­sages, voice mes­sages, pic­tures, videos and doc­u­ments to con­tacts and groups. Audio or video calls can also be made via WeChat. You can also share links from oth­er apps (like LinkedIn, Spo­ti­fy, Wei­bo, etc.).

Fur­ther­more, WeChat is also a social media plat­form. That means there are pro­file pic­tures, gal­leries, sto­ries, fan groups, likes, etc. as we know them from our social media plat­forms like Insta­gram, Face­book or LinkedIn.

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