China Web Site Design Tips
If you wish to market your products and services on China Internet, you should firstly design a chinese web site , no matter you're companies or small business, no matter you already have a website or not.
Speaking generally, most Chinese cannot read or write English, though people in Singapore and Hong Kong are more fluent in English than people in China and Taiwan.
It's necessary you have to have your web pages and documents translated in order to target the Chinese market.
Even more, your Chinese web pages will give your potential Chinese customers an impression that you are considering their language needs and are considerate of their needs.
The Chinese will trust those big companies who have different language versions to promote their products or services.
You can always add new function to your exisitng web pages to impress your Chinese visitors.
Also the following set is an neccesary and important basic tip for your chinese site design.
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=gb2312">
charset=gb2312 is code for Chinese simplified, otherwise the broswer will not identify your site. or display you an error code site.
What's more, the punctuation & special mark should be paid attention to, some of them can't be normally displayed in Chinese system.