lead: in all Internet Co rely on to win quickly, but poor travel network choose to do a slow company, why Alibaba will invest
poor travel network in 2011, in the micro-blog SNS era was very influential, very good development opportunities, the user to produce explosive growth. It also received strategic investments from Alibaba last year.
QiongYou end is a what kind of company? Poor friends is how a group of people, what is the driving force in their writing so long.? in all Internet Co rely on to win quickly, they choose to do a slow company, Alibaba, why would such a slow investment company recently? And with this series of questions, I visited the poor travel network COO Cai Jinghui, a look at the poor travel network core layer laocai is how to treat the poor ten years.
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travel experience of the Internet, but the heart has not changed
familiar with the history of poor travel network, people know that 2004 in Germany to study Shaw founded the poor travel network in the dormitory. Initial form or BBS?. There was a lot of overseas students forum, but most of them are said to rent, cooking, gossip, some trivia, poor travel network is only talking about travel, tell you how to play better. When the newly created poor travel network, only one person different Shaw, even moderators are not. Football commentary reporter born Xiao sense of smell is very keen, good at discovering everyone’s interest points, and for information integration, and the integration of information will produce media effects. The word of mouth began to poor travel network among students, some students are very active and willing to share content, who later became the core of friends, slowly forming a virtuous circle. For a community, the most important is that first batch of seed users, initially the group decided the gene poor travel network.
and Cai Jinghui joined the poor travel network is poor in the second stages of development, which is in SNS development. In 2006 Australia Lonely Planet (Lonely Planet) the work of Cai Jinghui in the search for overseas travel information, no matter what search, finally comes back to the poor travel network, found this site very powerful, he triggered a sustained attention interest.
2010 Cai Jinghui in the Antarctic travel, old Shaw received the message, hoping to get a blessing from the Antarctic as travelers back, came back from the South Pole meeting a chat, Shaw was also just want to travel bigger, we think the direction is very similar to each other, also recognized the concept of travel. In 2011, Cai Jinghui did not hesitate to join the poor travel network, the website at that time had only 4 people.
joined the poor travel network is beginning to feel micro-blog is a particularly good opportunity for the poor, because of poor travel initially is spread by word of mouth, now this mechanism also exists, but.