Flipkart Big Billion Day! #BigBillionDay

India’s largest eCommerce store Flipkart announced Big Billion Day campaign. Something big is coming your way… mark October 6th for #BigBillionDay! is the message given out by the eCommerce major. As part of the campaign, Flipkart released its first video based on the campaign. As far the curiosity is concerned, Flipkart will provide major deals on this day like a major flash sale. You will get better deals than any other day. Flash sales has been helping eCommerce websites with increased revenues and website traffic. Though the objective of the campaign is not known, this will provide increased web traffic for Flipkart...
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PM launches Make In India campaign

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched the Make In India campaign at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi. Make in India is an initiative of PM Narendra Modi to attract investors and companies, both foreign and local to start business in India thereby creating more jobs and opportunities in India. It’s a major new national program designed to transform India into a global manufacturing hub. You can visit the Make in India website here. The website has all the vital information needed for setting up shops in India separated with different industry verticals. The website includes information related to 25 industries...
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Jagriti Yatra – Building India Through Enterprise

Jagriti Yatra is an attempt to understand and build India through enterprise for young entrepreneurs and youth of India. The yatra is a 15 day long train journey covering 8000 kms, 12 destinations meeting 15 role models and accompanied by over 450 yatris. During the journey you will meet role models, change makers, leaders and more people who started their journey like you and made a difference to the lives of people. The yatra also gives you a chance to meet and interact with fellow yatris from across India and few international yatris as well. 450 youngsters, selected from thousands...
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Nescafe strikes gold with their new ad! #ItAllStarts

The new Nescafe ad is one of my favorite ads recently. The ad very carefully, gracefully handled a sensitive and tough issue of stuttering. Most of us try to skip ads while browsing videos on YouTube. But probably this ad makes you to skip the video for the first time! Watch the ad below: An advertisement with a message is worth watching! Released just over two weeks ago, the ad has been watched by over 3,238,466 viewers on YouTube with more than 6000 shares, 7000 plus likes and adding 450 more subscribers to Nescafe India YouTube channel. Advertisements are necessary for two primary reasons:...
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Buy Now from Twitter!

Last week the micro blogging site Twitter announced that they are testing out a new feature that enable the users to discover and buy products from Twitter. However the option is available only to few selected users at present and will be growing over a period of time. Some Tweets from the test partners will feature a “Buy” button, letting you buy directly from the Tweet. This is an early step in our building functionality into Twitter to make shopping from mobile devices convenient and easy, hopefully even fun. Users will get access to offers and merchandise they can’t get...
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Young Entrepreneurs Summit 2014 Kerala

In a first of its kind initiative, Kerala Government yesterday conducted a Summit for Young and Aspiring Entrepreneurs from Kerala. Young Entrepreneurs Summit 2014 is a Government of Kerala initiative to foster entrepreneurship in young minds. In the presence of welcomed guests, entrepreneurs and media persons, Shri. K. Babu, Hon. Minister for Fisheries, Ports and Excise along with Shri. P. K. Kunhalikutty, Hon. Minister for Industries and IT, Shri. V. K. Ebrahim Kunju, Hon.Minister for Public Works, Shri. Jose Thettayil MLA, Smt. Aruna Sundararajan IAS, Addl. Chief Secretary & MD, KSIDC, Shri. Hibi Eden MLA and Shri. Pranav Kumar, CEO Start...
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Twitter released it’s Activity Analytics Dashboard to all users

Now you can measure and boost your impact on Twitter. All by yourself. Twitter has released its activity analytics dashboard to all the users. Earlier analytics was available only to the users who run ads on Twitter. The new activity analytics dashboard will help you understand your Twitter activity, the followers, their demographics, measure your engagements and learn how to make your tweets more successful, explore your interests, and track how your Twitter Cards drive clicks, app installs, and Retweets. How to get access to Analytics? Login to your Twitter account and go to analytics.twitter.com. Once you are logged in,...
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Flipkart to shutdown its payment services PayZippy

Flipkart, India’s largest eCommerce player announced that they are going to shut down its payment services PayZippy. PayZippy was launched one year back where eCommerce merchants can accept payments from all credit and debit cards. The news was first reported by MediaNama. The PayZippy closure is linked to Flipkart’s strategic investment in ngpay. ngpay is mainly used in mcommerce and mobile is the future of online shopping according to the founders of Flipkart. ngpay can be used to book air, rail, bus and movie tickets, shop for your favourite brands and even recharge your mobile & DTH set. Due to...
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Koottan – It’s all about food

It’s always good to speak about food. Especially in Kerala, we say that you can make friends easily if you can provide them good food. Kerala is known for its spicy, delicious and quality food. But at the same time this has been a problem for people from other state or even people within Kerala when they go another district to find out the best place for having good food. While viewing the beauty of Gods own country, what if you have an online guide to help you find out the best restaurants and the menu they serve? To solve...
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Hike – The Journey so far

Hike is the largest India-based mobile app, providing instant messaging services to over 35 million users. Over 50% are active every month. Hike handles over 10 billion messages per month and over 3 billion stickers per month. Over 90% users from India; over 80% under the age of 25. Hike recently raised $65 million funding from Tiger Global with participation from BSB, a joint-venture between Bharti Enterprises and SoftBank Corp. Hike is founded by Kavin Bharti Mittal, son of Sunil Mittal, Chairman and Group CEO of Bharti Enterprises, the parent company of Airtel, in 2012. Hike has been the number 1 free app in India...
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