SHANGHAI, March 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CooTek (Cayman)
Inc. (NYSE: CTK) ("CooTek" or the "Company"), a fast-growing global
mobile internet company, today announced to launch the first
"Fengdu Cup" Fantasy Literature Writing Contest by Fengdu Novel,
CooTek's reading platform for free and original online literature,
calling on online literature writers across China to actively create excellent works.
The contest opens submission from March 1
to August 31, 2021, and mainly collect works themed around
the metaphysical fantasy genre. The goal is to select top-quality
online literary content and potential writers and provide them with
high-traffic premium platform to present their talent. The most
outstanding works of this contest will not only win access to
Fengdu Novel's traffic but also opportunities to further nurture
the IP content.
As a reading platform of free and original online literature,
Fengdu Novel has been committed to incubating original works and
cultivating content ecology. With its core technology of algorithm
+ portrait and diverse policies of support, Fengdu Novel has
established a unique creator ecology. As of the third quarter of
2020, Fengdu Novel is one of the top three free reading apps and
has over 10 million DAUs, with readers' average daily reading time
exceeding 130 minutes. Nearly 3,000 contracted writers are
available on Fengdu to continuously come up with high-quality
online literature of different types for its readers.
The contest is designed to select original medium- and
long-length fantasy novels that are cheerful, positive, full of
energy, and with the elements of immortal and martial arts.
Potential themes include becoming immortals, martial-arts-worship,
oriental fantasy and reiki recovery, etc.
One Sword Fairy Award, two
Martial King Awards and five Grand Master Awards are set up to
encourage writer participation. Various resources and benefits will
be offered to the winning works, including cash prizes, promotion
on Fengdu Novel app, access to many of the app's resources,
omnichannel recommendations, prioritized consideration to IP
incubation, adaptation to video playlets, and copyright promotions
(including but not limited to radio dramas, publication, film and
television, games, etc.). The winners will be announced within 15
working days after the review phase, which starts on September 1
and ends on September 15, 2021.
Online literature, as an important IP source for the greater
entertainment industry, has provided a vast amount of high-quality
content for different fields such as animation, film and
television, and games. The literary contest this time has well
reflected the original aspiration of Fengdu Novel to promote
traditional Chinese culture and cultivate authors of original
works. Fengdu Novel always regards itself as the model among
various online literature platforms and hopes to set a good
example, highlighting its responsibility to give more chances to
creative and outstanding original literary contents. The goal is to
ensure that users have access to more high-quality works and that
the IPs of those original contents can be seen by more people and
have a more significant impact.
About CooTek (Cayman) Inc.
CooTek is a fast-growing mobile internet company with a global
vision, offering mobile applications. Our mission is to empower
everyone to enjoy relevant content seamlessly. The Company's
user-centric and data-driven approach has enabled it to release
appealing products to capture mobile internet users' ever-evolving
content needs and helps it rapidly attract targeted users. CooTek
has developed and brought to market content-rich mobile
applications, focusing on three categories: online literature,
scenario-based content apps and casual games. For more information
on CooTek, please visit https://ir.cootek.com.
For investor enquiries, please contact:
CooTek (Cayman) Inc.
Mr. Robert Cui
ICA (Institutional Capital Advisory)
Mr. Kevin Yang
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