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How to make US$100,000 a month in China, live-streaming your life

YU Li, founder of the live-streaming agency, Wudi Media, posing in his bedroom in Shenyang in May. To keep the agency growing, he needs a constant supply of rookies, so Yu is all about proteges .

Shenyang, China

YU LI is ready for his close-up. Hair: poofed. Face: powdered. Any minute now, he will be live on camera, raking in the cash.

From a studio in the northern city of Shenyang, Yu, who goes by Brother Li, spends hours a day broadcasting on YY, a social network run by...

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