Tag Archives: Baidu
- Eagle-eyed China keeping close tabs on 26 online game operators
August 30, 2016
After Baidu, Beijing has set its sights on a new target: online games. The Ministry of Culture has reportedly warned 26 online game operators to resolve their violations, which include running banned games and failing to use real-name registrations, among other things, according to state news agency Xinhua. Of these...
- Baidu freezes bitcoin-related promotions
August 26, 2016
China’s leading search engine Baidu has halted—sans any warning—all bitcoin and digital currency-related advertising on its network. Chinese media outlet CnLedger broke the news on Friday, with a tweet that said Baidu “has stopped all virtual coin related keyword advertising (paid search), including bitcoin.” Local bitcoin exchanges OKCoin and Huobi...
- Beijing authorities slaps Baidu with a “to-do” list over gambling ads scandal
August 12, 2016
Are Beijing authorities treating China's leading search engine Baidu with kid gloves? Beijing authorities on Friday ordered Baidu to beef up its advertising business and marketing oversight in the wake of the gambling promotion scandal last month. But as to what penalties await the top honcho of Baidu, the Chinese...
- Baidu to suffer under China’s new ‘cyber crime’ crackdown
August 10, 2016
China has launched a new crackdown on illicit online activity, including online gambling sites. On Wednesday, the Xinhua news agency announced that Beijing police had launched a two-month crackdown on illegal online activity, including gambling, guns, drugs, pornography, fraud and anything that damages political security or the existing social order....
- China’s Baidu search engine under fire for gambling sites’ stealth advertising
July 18, 2016
China’s leading search engine Baidu is in full damage control mode following an investigative report into illegal online gambling advertising. On Sunday, the Beijing News ran a report detailing how online betting operators were hijacking corporate ad links on Baidu. Users who clicked on these links were sent to unauthorized...
- Ralph Tegtmeier on how to beat the “Great Firewall of China”
May 13, 2015
Rebecca Liggero talks to Ralph Tegtmeier aka Fantomaster, as he discuss tactics that he uses for success with China’s premier search engine Baidu. Ralph Tegtmeier discussed on how to beat the “Great Firewall of China”. Tegtmeier has been in the SEO world since 1995 and is known for his “blackhat” SEO tactics,...
AGTech inks online lottery deal with China’s Alipay
March 24, 2017