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Baidu

What it is:

Baidu is a large search engine in China. The word translates to "hundreds of times." Its ticker symbol is BIDU.

How it works (Example):

Founded in 2000, Baidu is tailored to Chinese users. Similar to Google, the site offers a variety of advertising solutions for businesses.

Baidu censors content and search results in accordance with the rules of the Chinese government.

Why it Matters:

China has the world's largest Internet user population, and its middle class is growing both in size and influence.