What is Wechat Mini Programs and how to get started
WeChat Mini Programs are “mini-applications” built within the WeChat platform, which allows 3rd party companies to develop mobile-app-like Mini Programs for users that can run within the WeChat app.
About Wechat Mini Programs
WeChat Mini Programs, also known as 微信小程序, are “mini-applications” built within the WeChat platform, which allows 3rd party companies to develop mobile-app-like Mini Programs for users that can run within the WeChat app.
Many brands, businesses, and organizations have leveraged WeChat mini-programs to provide advanced features to users.
For example, local Chinese governments have been using WeChat mini-programs to control the spread of Covid-19, including real-time health QR codes, PCR test results, vaccination registration, etc.
Luxury brand Hermes has developed several e-commerce mini-programs to enable easier purchases for Chinese consumers.
How To Get Started On Wechat Mini Programs
WeChat Mini Programs offer an open-source platform with detailed technical guidelines on building a Mini Program.
Step 1 To get started, sign up for a WeChat Official Account on WeChat Public Platform with an email address, a business license or entity, your company bank account, and a copy of the ID card of the contact person.
Step 2 Fill Out detailed information about your Wehcta Mini Program, including name, avatar, introduction, and service scope.
Step 3 Your developer can download the developer tools and refer to the WeChat Mini Programs development documentation to develop and debug the Mini Program.
Step 4 Submit your code for WeChat to review and release after.
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