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Soso (search engine)

Soso (Chinese: 搜搜; pinyin: Sōusōu) was a Chinese search engine owned by Tencent Holdings Limited, which is well known for its other creations Pengyou and QQ. As of 1 October 2012, Soso was ranked as the 33rd most visited website in the world, the 11th most visited website in China, and the number eight most visited website in South Korea, according to Alexa Internet.[2]

Soso
Soso Search Engine Logo.png
Former logo
Type of site
Search engine
Available inChinese
OwnerTencent Holdings Limited
Websitesoso.com
Alexa rankIncrease 78 (July 2017)[1]
CommercialYes
RegistrationOptional
Current statusMerged with Sogou

In September 2013, Tencent invested in Sogou, a subsidiary of Sohu. At this point, Soso discontinued services and now redirects to Sogou Search.[3]. Sogou also has search results in English which is powered by Bing.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Soso.com Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 2018-03-18.
  2. ^ "soso.com". Alexa.com. Amazon.com. Retrieved 2013-01-05.
  3. ^ "搜搜"入赘"搜狗之后,产品如何取舍?". wangyi. 2014-03-07. Retrieved 2 October 2015.

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