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Ibibo – Much More Than a Social Network

Posted by Vaibhav Kalamdani on May 21, 2009

ibibo_logoAt a time when majority of the upcoming social networking sites are focusing on a niche segment or industry, ibibo is one fearless player that is gaining tremendous attention in the Indian market space by offering multiple social media services. The site, which is well-known to provide platform for budding artists and talents, is an excellent example of a complete social media package.

Following are the different social media services at ibibo: Read the rest of this entry »

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Voice Blogging Gets Attention at ibibo

Posted by Vaibhav Kalamdani on February 20, 2009

ibibo-voice-bloggingAs blogging becomes a regular activity for millions of people worldwide, there is one industry that is aiming to use it as a means of innovation – the social networking industry! After introducing voice blogging just less than a month back, ibibo is already enjoying great response from users.

Social network ibibo provides users an option to create blogs and share it with their friends. By introducing voice blogging, it now also allows users to create voice posts on their blog directly from their mobile, provided they have an existing ibibo blog and a mobile number that is linked to their account. Read the rest of this entry »

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ibibo Changes Gear, Targets 10 Million Users

Posted by Vaibhav Kalamdani on January 12, 2009

ibibo1Fast growing social networking portal ‘ibibo’ is ambitious of taking its toll of users to 10 million in the subsequent two years, with current user-base resting at 3.3 million

Like any other social network, ibibo too helps people to connect with each other. However, the Unique Selling Proposition (USP) of ibibo is that it allows users upload videos of their talent and let the world know about it. Ashish Kashyap, CEO at ibibo.com said that the online company is now targeting 10 million users by 2011 compared to 3.3 million today. Read the rest of this entry »

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Social Media – A Big Hit with the Entertainment Industry in 2008

Posted by Vaibhav Kalamdani on January 6, 2009

Year 2008 brought gloomy days for businesses across the world with the great recession snatching away several jobs from people and shutting down operations of huge number of companies. One of the worst hit sectors was the financial sector, where even the topmost giants failed to stand tall on their feet. Companies saw tremendous cuts in traditional advertising expenses and diverting huge chunk into social media – the new form of marketing that has seen a paradigm shift in the way brands are promoted today. Certainly, one of the biggest buyers of the social media space has been the entertainment industry, which continued to swim against the mighty tides through creative and interactive approaches. Read the rest of this entry »

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