How Zhihu became the start-up with all the answers

China's equivalent of question-and-answer website Quora has hit unicorn status and is looking to add value with a LinkedIn-style jobs service.

How Zhihu became the start-up with all the answers

Zhihu, the Chinese equivalent of US knowledge-sharing platform Quora, is perhaps one of the most underrated home-grown unicorns start-ups valued at over $1 billion. 

The question-and-answer website earned its unicorn status in January this year after securing $100 million in series D funding from the likes of Tencent, Sogou and Kai-fu Lee, a former executive of Google and Microsoft.

Some people believe Zhihu is not worth the hype because the...

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