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Type of site
Available in Chinese:
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Alexa rank Negative increase 53,307 (February 2014)[1]
Commercial Yes
Launched 12 May 2007 (2007-05-12)
Current status Active

Fanfou (Chinese: 饭否) is a Chinese microblogging (weibo) website. It was the first Twitter clone in China.

History[edit] was created by Wang on 12 May 2007, originally running on a LAMP stack, as a Twitter clone complete with APIs.

It received funding from Hewlett-Packard on 2 June 2009.[2]

It was closed on 7 July 2009 due to censorship,[3] reopening on 11 November 2010.[4]


  1. ^ " Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 4 February 2014. 
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