Everything You Need to Start and Grow Your China Business

Creating, running and growing your Business in China is boring and tough without productive online marketing tools.

Below you will find my recommended products, services and tools that will boost your China business in different stages. They are all verified and tested.

Working & Traveling in China

Ensure you are connected to the world when you are in China.

Recommended Best VPN For China

VPN

​ExpressVPN

VPN is the first thing you need to buy to access Gmail, Facebook, Instagram ,and Twitter when you are in China. I tried many VPNs before I stay with ExpressVPN. One VPN client for all your devices. One thing I love it the most is that I can connect three devices at the same time.

VPN

​SurfShark

I found this new service and strongly recommend it. Now I am using Surfshark together with ExpressVPN. The speed is super fast most of the time. Sometimes it's even more stable than the latter one. And it's quite easy to get their online support.


Service

China Travel Planner

Just tell us the destinations you want to go, the things you want to experience, the time you want to stay, any people you want to meet, or other specific requirements.

You can easily get a 1on1 customized plan from us.

​​​​Apps

Top 20 Apps in China for Travellers

Looking for must have apps in China before your plane takes off?

We've rounded the 20+ best apps in China to make your China travel easier.

A simple guide of best apps that work in China for foreign  travelers. 

​​​​Guide

60 Essential Things to Know Before You Visit China for Business

Business travels are the direct way to reach your potential customers and partner. But there are quite a few common issues in the China business travels for western businessmen.

Learning Mandarin

Effective approach to master the language of Mandarin Chinese

​​​​Live Course

Professional 1 On 1 Mandarin Tutors

20 Years of experience in teaching Chinese to foreigners.  Learn Chinese from professional tutors 1-on-1. Learn Chinese any time, from anywhere. Understand the real Chinese language and culture.

​​​​Course

Best Way to Learn Mandarin Chinese

Move From The Classroom Into The Real Mandarin World.

Master Mandarin Through Effective Training Techniques!

​​​​Downloads

Free Books, Phrases, Resources for Mandarin Chinese Learning

HSK Materials, Survival Mandarin, Chinese Practical Sentences. Phrase Books.

and many more.

Business Ideas

Find your profitable Ideas in China

Guide

101 China Business Ideas

Let me know your best business ideas in China market and we can include it in this list if it is interesting and practical.

Guide

Most Profitable Business Opportunities in China for Foreigners

I prepared a short list of potentially profitable business opportunities in China for foreigners in the coming years.

You can take it as a reference in choosing your own niche markets.

Guide

How to Start Your Business in China

All foreign business owners need to face the complete different culture in China and the way to do business.

Market Entry and Implementation

Strategic Planning, Set up your business and find a right partner in China. 

Strategic Planning

A solid market entry strategy is the foundation for starting and growing your business in China.

Sales & Marketing

Want more leads and customers?

Ensure your early success with a flexible and experienced team

Chinese Digital Marketing

Build your authority with right Chinese content.

Strengthen your brand image, get more traffic and leads  through Chinese digital platforms.

Technology

Our technology will do the trick to improve your operations. Cross-border payment solutions, order management systems, eCommerce websites...

Trading

Don't worry about sourcing, packaging, inspection, shipment in China.

We represent you and defend your best interests in the whole process...

Creative Design

Professional team of creative design to handle graphics, images, photos, video etc. 

Virtual Assistants

We offer virtual assistant and local office for your business to start, hassle free.


Your Great Team in China

Experts in Market Entry, Online Business, Marketing, Sales & Business Development, Sourcing, Trading, IT, Design...

Build a Website That Can Sell In China

This is the start of your game in the Middle Kingdom. 

eBook

Build A Website That Works in China

10 Steps to build a successful website that is working in China. A short guide with effective tips.

eBook

Sell Online to China

This book will help youCreate your own step by step China market entry strategy.Understand the history, evolution and current situation of import eCommerce in China.

Service

China Payment Solutions

Cross-border payment & settlement. Support all major China payment gateways, including Union cards, Alipay, We Pay, etc. 

We support various Industries, mainly including:

  • Travel,
  • E-commerce,
  • O2O,
  • Supply Chain
  • B2B Trading, etc.
Payoneer China

Payment Processing

Payoneer

Payoneer gives you an alternative way to pay people directly without ever going through a third party payment service. The zero cost transfers between Payoneer accounts save a lot.

Online Business

WooCommerce

The most customizable eCommerce platform for building your online business.

MemberMouse Build A Membership Site

Membership

MemberMouse

Build a membership site simply through MemberMouse. It integrates with PayPal, Stripe and other payment processors and gives you a lot of flexiblity in creating products, membership levels and protecting posts, pages and more.

SendOwl Send Digital Products China

Selling Digital Products

SendOwl

Selling digital products becomes easier with SendOwl. It also supports Apple Pay and Bitcoin payments. SendOwl automatically creates a simple affiliate program for your products.

CMS

​Wordpress

I built websites with many systems. I built most websites with WordPress. You can make very powerful WordPress websites with proper themes and plugins in a fast way. WordPress sites can work very well in China if you have done a good localization job.

CMS

WordPress.com

WordPress.com is the easiest place to get started with your website. WordPress.com is home to everyone from brand-new bloggers to some big companies.

ToolKit

JetPack

Jetpack is the ultimate toolkit for WordPress. It gives you everything you need to design, secure, and grow your site in one bundle.

Hosting

Where to host your websites

VPS/Hosting

SiteGround

Faster, Safer hosting solutions.

Highly recommended.


VPS Web Hosting for China

VPS/Hosting

​DigitalOcean

Affordable hosting solution when you don't need a hosting in China. Start with DigitalOcean and you'll have a fast and reliable website, with extremely good customer service, 

VPS/Hosting

WPEngine

Set up your WordPress Digital Experience

  • 35+ StudioPress Themes
  • Genesis Framework
  • inmotionhosting

    VPS/Hosting

    ​InMotionHosting

    This website (SinoStep) is hosted on InMotionHosting VPS and it had been several years. Both VPS and Business Hosting on IMH are easy to set up thanks to its perfect customer service. Get 50% off for the first year on IMH VPS. Highly recommended.

    Design, Templates & Landing pages

    Best templates providers in the market.

    Service

    China Website Design

    Looking for a professional Chinese Web Design Company? Now you are on the right page.

    FOR most business owners starting their China Business, Creating a localized, fast and strong Chinese website is a big challenge.

    We help you convert the existing English website into a fully localized Chinese version that is adapted to the China market, or develop a new Chinese website. 

    We will make sure your website can work in China, Chinese user friendly

    Themes

    Elegant Themes

    Beautiful and elegant themes to build a professional website quickly!


    Themes

    Apptheme

    Premium WordPress Themes
    Handcrafted by some of the best WordPress developers around.

    China lead generation tool

    Lead Generation

    ​Thrive Leads & Thrive Landing Pages

    ​If you're using WordPress, Thrive Leads is the best list building plugin. You can create all opt-in forms you can think of. Hundreds of templates and the A/B testing capability make it really work for your business. It is a must have tool to increase your conversions.

    Landing page

    Instapage

    The Most Powerful Landing Page Platform.
    Fully customizable landing pages that increase your conversion rates and ROI.

    Conversion & Localization

    Follow these steps to run your China business: build your audience, generate your leads, and convert them. Focus on your localization and convert more. 

    Website Review

    ​Chinese Expert Review

    ​No Brainer investment to ensure your business concept for the China market is right on the track. Correct localization mistakes through detailed Chinese localization check. Make Your Chinese Website or App Really Sell!

    Analytics

    ​Google Analytics

    A free and sophisticated tool to help you understand your website performance. It is working for the China market as well.

    Google Optimize China

    A/B Testing

    ​Google Optimize

    Free to use, worth using over other expensive A/B testing tools. 

    List Building

    Building your email list, Manage your professional email.

    Autoresponder · Email Marketing

    Constant Contact

    #1 in Effective Email marketing.

    Create and share professional-looking emails in minutes.

    Online Email Marketing Aweber China

    Autoresponder · Email Marketing

    ​Aweber

    Turn passive prospects into loyal customers with easy-to-use email marketing and automation.

    Email Marketing Drip China

    Email Marketing

    ​Drip

    A lightweight, straight-forward email marketing automation tool. It's built with more features to provide revenue tracking and support more payment processing services.

    Email Marketing GetResponse China

    Autoresponder · Email Marketing

    ​GetResponse

    Capture more Chinese followers and give your email personality.

    Digital Marketing in China

    Must Have and the most effective marketing channels in China

    Online Course

    The Essential Guide to China Digital Marketing

    Help you master the essential disciplines in China digital marketing.

    China WeChat Marketing Logo

    Social Media Marketing · Content Marketing

    WeChat Marketing

    The most effective way to build your online presence in China. 

    Online Advertising

    ​Baidu Advertising

    ​Quick way to get traffic. Be sure not to throw your money into the water before you have a fully localized Chinese website.

    Productivity Tools

    This is the start of your game in the Middle Kingdom. 

    Task Management

    ​Trello

    I really love it. Trello doubles as a project manager for teams and a to-do list for individuals. All you have to do is drag and drop “cards” into different lists to organize your projects and track progress. I use it for my coaching business to manage daily Q&As.

    eCommerce Operations

    effective tools to boost your cross border eCommerce business.

    Research Tools

    SEMRush

    Ecommerce business owners who want insight into their page’s performance, top keywords in their niche, and their competitors can benefit from SEMRush. This ecommerce research tool tracks more than 106 million keywords and tracking more than 87 million domains.

    You can audit your own site or your competitors and receive a report indicating strengths and weaknesses of a complete site, compare sites in your niche, improve SEO and identify keywords, or analyze ad campaign performance.

    Research Tools

    JungleScount

    Jungle Scout has been a tremendous success as the leading brand to help Amazon sellers find product opportunities.

    Never before have ecommerce sellers had access to data-driven certaintyin knowing which product ideas would succeed, and which would fail.

    Customer Service

    LiveChat

    LiveChatInc.com is an excellent way to boost engagement on your website. Many people browse a website but never place a phone call or fill out a contact form. A live chat system gives people one more opportunity to quickly and easily ask a question.

    Live Chat Software