About LIZHI INC.

LIZHI INC. is a leading online UGC audio community and interactive audio entertainment platform in China, with a mission to enable everyone to showcase vocal talent. The Company is aiming to bring people closer together through voices.

Since the launch of its LIZHI App in 2013, LIZHI has cultivated a vibrant and growing community encouraging audio content creation and sharing. Now LIZHI is an audio wonderland offering a wide range of podcasts and audio entertainment products and features, including audio live streaming and various interactive audio social products, empowering users to enjoy an immersive and diversified entertainment experience through audio. LIZHI envisions a global audio community – a place where everyone can create, share and connect with each other through voices and across cultures.

Milestones
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2013

October 2013, The LIZHI App Version 1.0 was launched. Users were able to record, upload, and share podcasts on the App through mobile phones. We advocate "everyone is a content creator".

2014

February 2014, the number of registered users of LIZHI App exceeded 1 million.

October 2014, the number of registered users of LIZHI App exceeded 10 million.

2015

September 2015, LIZHI launched the AI-driven recommendation function to achieve optimal content matching for specific users while different user preferences can be identified and matched with content profiles through big data analytics and AI technology.

2016

October 2016, LIZHI took the lead in the industry to launch the audio live streaming function on the platform. Content creators can host audio live streaming and interact with audiences at anytime and anywhere.

2017

January 2017, The number of registered users of LIZHI App exceeded 100 million.

2018

January 2018, LIZHI announced its brand upgrade strategy, replacing the original "LIZHI FM" with "LIZHI" as the brand name. "Bring people closer together through voices" became the new slogan.

October 2018, LIZHI established the content security center to monitor content quality, ensuring a steady growth and long-term development of LIZHI.

November 2018, LIZHI set up a scholarship program for graduate students in The School of Communication and Design of Sun Yat-sen University, and announced cooperation strategies to carry out more partnerships in the audio industry.

2019

October 2019, LIZHI cooperated with Baidu in the IoT field, bringing real-time interactive audio features on Xiaodu Smart Speaker.

2020

January 2020, LIZHI was successfully listed on the Nasdaq Global Markets (NASDAQ: LIZHI), and became the first online audio platform in China to go public.

2021

January 2021, LIZHI PODCAST was officially launched as the podcast platform created by LIZHI, aims to provide users with massive high-quality podcast contents and offering a pure podcast listening experiences.

Mission

To enable everyone to showcase vocal talent

Core Values

Users First, Entrepreneur Spirit, Diligent and Self-motivated, Dedication to Excellence, Mutual Trust and Support largest

Vision

To be the biggest vocal platform of the world

LIZHI Honor Tee

Every summer, LIZHI designs a T-shirt to pay tribute to a band or a singer and the spirit of rock and roll. The expressions of freedom, romance, and uncompromising of rock music are in line with the self-innovative corporate values of LIZHI. LIZHI Tee, which is closely linked with the rock and roll spirit, has become a part of the LIZHI brand culture.

2017 Sonic Youth
  • 2013 Radiohead
  • 2014 Daft Punk
  • 2015 Pink Floyd
  • 2016 Nirvana
  • 2017 Sonic Youth
  • 2018 David Bowie
  • 2019 Queen
  • 2020 Kraftwerk
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Management
Social Responsibilities

LIZHI spares no effort to take corporate social responsibilities. In terms of social welfare, LIZHI innovatively explored "voice public welfare", LIZHI 3.0. With years of experience in the audio industry and support from content creators and massive audio contents, LIZHI has encouraged millions of people, including children, teenagers, and women.

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