The soaring Chinese student population reflects seen at universities across the country.
The average user spends 82 minutes each day on WeChat Walk the Chart.
Now there are some 7,000 loyal customers in 15 WeChat groups divided by geographic location, from upstate New York to south New Jersey.
Chinese immigrants in the city are also far more diverse than previous generations.
And followers end up combining WeChat with other services to choose restaurants.
The proposed ban — which has been temporarily halted in court and is currently — has left Chinese restaurant owners and Chinese communities across America rattled and anxious.
Another option is to use a VPN to download WeChat in the United States.
But as their popularity grew and advertising opportunities started knocking on the door, the accounts transitioned into commercial operations — sharing not just restaurant information but more general news that might be of interest to Chinese people in the greater New York area, like of food-delivery platforms that feature both general and Chinese-specific apps, or.