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".
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.
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.
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.
January 2017, The number of registered users of LIZHI App exceeded 100 million.
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.
October 2019, LIZHI cooperated with Baidu in the IoT field, bringing real-time interactive audio features on Xiaodu Smart Speaker.
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.
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.