Mandarin is not your strength? Here are some tips and useful applications to help you navigate through the Chinese web with ease.Essential QQ services and processes such as account signup and security are available in English but, as you might know, some of the additional features such as VIP membership are still in Mandarin Chinese.
In the meanwhile you want to take a look at the following tips to ensure you can navigate through the vast galaxy of QQ services for the Chinese speaking audience – even if you don’t know the language!
- Install PeraPera tooltip dictionary for Chrome or Firefox
- Install Lingoes Translator to have tooltip translations on Windows
- Get the Bing Translator toolbar or other add-ons for Microsoft products
- Use the translation feature in Chrome
If you use any of the above (or a combination of them) you won’t have any trouble understanding most of the Chinese used by Tencent websites. We strongly suggest you to download and install a tooltip translator/dictionary because it’s the fastest and most intuitive way to read Chinese (and learn it too, if you are keen!).