We tested the site speed of accommodation and airline booking sites operating in and outside of China. The country's heavily regulated internet environment affects the performance of […]
The Chinese government is famously restrictive with its internet usage policy. The censorship of web content, especially from outside of China, is a challenge for foreign ventures who want to reach the 989 million internet users in the country. Fortunately, professional guidance on how the Great Firewall of China (GFoC) works can help anyone work around censorship legally and enhance digital exposure for their business in the world’s most populous nation.
Every year web applications grow more sophisticated. New development frameworks arrive every week and advances in database management shift paradigms of storage and retrieval. Even the very […]
To ensure your customers have timely access to your website, website testing and monitoring is essential for your site maintenance plan. However, implementing this plan in China […]
It's a tough decision to make whether to host your China website within China or offshore close to China. Each has its own set of advantages and challenges. By the end of the day, it all depends on how far you want to go with your business and how much you want to budget for your web hosting. Learn more from our deep dive into the pros and cons of onshore vs offshore hosting for China websites.
Proper functioning of a website or an application is very important today, not only for search engines but also to live up to users’ expectations. If your […]
Why are websites blocked In China? In an effort to protect the culture and mitigate the impact from foreign influences, the Chinese government has maintained tight control over the information and exposure to foreign ideas. The creation of the Great Firewall of China, an umbrella term encompassing regulatory framework and technical mechanism, has given the government the tools to filter out content deemed inappropriate or harmful to the population and the government. To avoid being targeted by the firewall, you need to learn how not to fall into the common pitfalls to protect your business.