Abstract: 3721 failures have multiple causes. First of all, the fierce competition between Baidu and CNNIC for 3721 makes the market share of 3721 decline. Second, 3721 of CNNIC and Baidu’s judicial proceedings, 3721 of the loss of 3721 of the brand reputation decline.
The name "
3721" comes from "37, twenty-one". The company was founded in 1998 3721, to 2008, Zhou Hongyi has focused on Chinese Internet services, Internet services is the leader of Chinese pioneer and industry, until 3721 the acquirer Yahoo China give up 37213721 in the development China Internet failed.
October 2001, 3721 companies took the lead in China’s Internet companies announced profits.
in 2003, YAHOO bought 3721 companies for $120 million.
2008, 3721 branches in Southern China, East China, central China, northwest, southwest, China operations in all of mainland at or above the county level city, Hongkong, Taiwan, and Chinese Chinese China Macao, has nearly 4000 channel partners.
in January 4, 2009, China’s YAHOO officially abandoned the development of 3721 (YAHOO assistant) business development.
3721 failed for several reasons. First of all, the fierce competition between Baidu and CNNIC for 3721 makes the market share of 3721 decline. Second, 3721 of CNNIC and Baidu’s judicial proceedings, 3721 of the loss of 3721 of the brand reputation decline. The subsequent Baidu and 3721 disorderly competition, making users miserable. By the end of 3721 for the acquisition of YAHOO China, due to YAHOO China (Alibaba has bought YAHOO China), the focus of development is around Alibaba, so 3721 of the development gradually slowed down. A fatal blow from 360 to 3721 of the kill, since then Yahoo China gave up 3721 (YAHOO assistant) development.
2, Youdao search
NetEase launched its search test version at the end of 2006, and launched its official version in December 11, 2007. NetEase launched the search can be traced back to 2004, when Google also accounted for 30% of the share, Baidu has quickly occupied half of the country, but suddenly, the portal began to reach the search market. In August of that year, Sohu launched the first "Sogou", the following year in July, Sina launched the so-called interactive search "Love asked."".
in December, Tencent also launched the independent domain name search website "SOSO"". Compared with other, NetEase’s action is the slowest, and when the other three have launched search products in 05 years, Ding Lei and NetEase senior vice president