Is Youku available in China?

Since YouTube is blocked in China, Youku has taken over as one of the country’s most popular streaming sites. However, in the same way that you can’t watch YouTube inside China, you can’t watch Youku outside of China either.

How much does Youku cost?

Youku Advertising To advertise on Youku, costs range from RMB¥0.3 to RMB¥140 Cost Per Thousand (CPM).

Is Youku popular?

Youku Tudou now likely ranks as the third most popular online video platform, according to Caixin, behind iQiyi and Tencent Video.

Does Tencent own Youku?

In May last year, platforms including iQiyi, Tencent Video and Youku all received licences to broadcast a special episode of Friends: The Reunion. iQiyi is owned by Baidu while Youku is owned by Alibaba Group Holding, which also owns the South China Morning Post.

Is Youku available in USA?

Enjoy Youku movies from anywhere whether you are in the US, UK, Canada, Australia, or New Zealand.

Is Youku legal?

All of the content is 100 percent legal and usually doesn’t even require registration to watch. The catch? The viewer must be in mainland China to watch licensed content. Or at least it must look to Youku as if the user is inside China.

What is YouTube called in China?

Youku Tudou Inc.
Youku Tudou Inc. (formerly Youku Inc.), doing business as Youku (Chinese: 优酷; lit. ‘excellent (and) cool’), is a video hosting service based in Beijing, China. It operates as a subsidiary of Alibaba Group Holding Limited. Youku Tudou Inc.

Can you use Youku in the US?

The short answer is no. The long answer is nooooooo. If you try to access Youku from any country except China, the following message will be displayed on the screen: “Sorry, this video can only be streamed within mainland China.”

Can you watch Youku in Hong Kong?

Back in 2009, Youku started blocking users with Hong Kong and Taiwan IP addresses from watching licensed video content. That means users must choose a VPN with servers operating on the mainland.

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How can I watch Youku outside China?

Here, a VPN for Youku will save the day.

  1. Go to Google Play Store.
  2. Download and install the PureVPN app.
  3. Now, download and install the Youku app.
  4. Launch the PureVPN app and choose Streaming as your mode.
  5. Select China as your desired server location.
  6. Launch Youku and enjoy watching videos on your Android device!