This statistic highlights Alibaba: Mobile Monthly Active Users (MAUs) from the first quarter of 2017 (Q1 2017) to the latest quarter.
Alibaba is a digital marketplace platform that enables businesses to transform the way they market, sell and operate. They provide a platform to reach out to merchants, brands and other businesses through new technology in order to increase their efficiency.
Mobile monthly active users refer to the number of unique mobile devices that were used to access the companies apps at least once during that month. The statistics show the number of active users on the China retail marketplaces which have shown growth from 427 million at the start to 2017 to 785 million at the end of 2019.
It consists of apps from various platforms such as online video, mobile browsing and mobile navigation. The following online marketplaces constitute the number of mobile active users of Alibaba:
In view of the recent growth in the digital sector, the company acquired Youku, which is the third largest online video platform in China in the fiscal year 2019 and has become one of the most recognized online video brands in China. It helps users to search, view and share high quality video content across multiple devices.
UC browser is one of the top mobile browsers in the world and is the second largest third-party browser in terms of monthly active users in China for the year 2019. It has been a success not only in China but also in other countries like India and Indonesia where it ranks no.2 in terms of page views during the year 2019. Youku and UC browser has been two key distribution platforms that provide online videos, news feeds and live events.
DingTalk is a digital working platform that provides communication services and network collaboration services to enterprises and organisations of various types and sizes. It has been the largest business efficiency app in China when it comes to monthly active users for the year 2019. Being an open platform, it also helps independent software developers and enterprise service providers to develop their own third-party apps.
Amap has been the largest provider of digital map, navigation and real-time traffic information in China in terms of monthly active users in 2019. In addition to this, it also powers many major mobile apps from different platforms such as food delivery, ride service and taxi-hailing with the help of technology. It also empowers Alibaba’s major infrastructural service providers including the China retail marketplaces, Cainiao network and Alipay.