Youdao Inc (Youdao) provides a variety of learning content, applications and solutions, which covers a wide spectrum of topics and targets people from broad age groups for their lifelong learning needs through its websites and mobile applications. Youdao generates its revenues from learning services and products as well as online marketing services. The learning services mainly include online courses, fee-based premium services and others.
Youdao Inc was incorporated in the Cayman Islands on 27 November 2014. The ultimate parent entity of Youdao is NetEase Inc.
Youdao was founded in 2006 as part of NetEase. In 2007, Youdao launched its flagship Youdao Dictionary, a Chinese language app that had 51.2 million average monthly active users in the first half of 2019.
Youdao Inc was listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the code DAO.