November 25th, in order to promote Articles Instant in the Asian market, Facebook is recruiting relevant personnel. This suggests that Facebook has already put a densely populated Asian market as a place for new services.
In recent weeks, the Facebook Asia Pacific headquarters in Singapore has announced the recruitment information, the contractor will work with the news publishers to develop instant news business, and to provide direct help to publishers using instant news services. This position requires the applicant to speak Thai or vietnamese.
Instant news can let the media companies directly on the Facebook release content, rather than provide the article link. Facebook said the article loading speed is 10 times the mobile phone platform. Instant news service in May this year, the U.S. market, landing in the India market last week.
Facebook spokesman said:
Analysts said, as more and more users through the use of low-cost smart phone network services, the India, Vietnam and Thailand is very attractive to Facebook.
Facebook said India is the second largest market for Facebook, after the United States, Facebook India monthly active users of more than 130000000. British consulting company Are Social We statistics show that Thailand has 38000000 Facebook users, while the number of Facebook users in Vietnam is 36000000.
Last month, Facebook Product Manager Chris
At present, buzzfeed, "Washington Post", "New York Times", "Der Spiegel" and Bild has joined Facebook instant news service platform.
But a lot of American publishers are still concerned that instant news service will affect their business. "The Wall Street journal" reported that part of the publisher's intent to get advertising revenue in instant news service platform.
U.S. publishers are facing a decline in revenue, while the India publisher's circulation and advertising revenues continue to rise, Thailand and Vietnam publishers also maintain a strong growth momentum.