China is home to 500 million internet users, who spend 2.7 hours a day online. The Great Firewall of China blocks several western social media sites, including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and WordPress. This has resulted in the mega-success of several homegrown alternatives. The below infographic by GPlus provides details about user motivations, comparative digital consumption habits and lists the most successful Chinese social media sites.
See the original image at INFOGRAPHIC: A Social Media Revolution – China’s Answer to Social Networking | GPlus.com.