Taobao ranking algorithm changes

Taobao.com, the leading C2C ecommerce site in China, announced today that taobao will factor in after-sale service record of sellers in their internal search algorithm since July 8th. Point deduction for improper operation, refunds record, complaint record will affect the organic ranking. As Taobao.com accounts for 80% Chinese online shopping market, while sellers rely heavily […]

Taobao.com aiming at Japanese e-commerce market

In May, Taobao.com and Yahoo Japan announced that both companies will merge the data of their Chinese and Chinese online shopping platforms. According to the plan, Taobao.com and Yahoo Japan will respectively set up 2 platforms in late June, 2010.(Chinese and Japanese version). Noticeably, Softbank Corporation holds large amount of shares in Alibaba Inc and […]