The past two years have been seeing the momentum growth of Sina Weibo, along with a bevy of startups that emerge to ride on the trend. Realizing the potential behind these social-related startups, Xue Manzi, one of China’s most prominent angel investor, and Wang Yuquan, a man with many titles including founding manager of Frost & Sullivan China, telecom expert and so on, co-founded a cause dubbed Haiyin Incubator in a special aim to gold mine these companies.

The list below includes some of its portfolios since its founding last year while many of which are built on top of Sina Weibo:

Just like you should’ve noticed, all these startups involved in social businesses. It directly speaks to Haiyin’s main focus – social-related field. Some have doubted local SNS sites for them being too monotonous and having unclear business model. But Wang still has faith in them.

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