|Sizing up two Internet giants: Google vs Baidu in China [Infographic] [thenextweb.com] |
Baidu is simply killing Google in its core market, search. Yet outside of China little is known of the company, which s very much like Google but with key differences.
Were you aware, for example, that Baidu has more than 50 communities and services online, including maps, an encyclopedia, a mobile OS and more?
Did you realise that Google briefly held a 2 percent share of the Chinese search giant before it entered China itself?
Do you know that Baidu prioritises paid search terms above organic results without any limitation on the number that appear?