Faida.com, a young Jaipur based startup is redefining how online shopping is done by bringing in cashless transactions that build on simple exchange of one good for another. Who is the team behind faida.com and how did the idea conceptualise? Faida.com is founded by Mr. Gaurav Jain and Mr. Vipul Paliwal with a vision to offer a […]
Using a professional video as part of your website’s intro or explainer is a great way to impress audiences. However, good videos are very expensive to make and often out of budget for startups. Here is a list of best sites to download free stock videos for commercial use. [Always make sure to check the license […]
As the world moved online, Ecommerce was one of the first activities that gained rapid speed. So here is a trivia question for you: Question: When and Which was the world’s first ecommerce website? Answer: In 1971, during one of the earliest forms of the internet, the Advanced Research Projects Agency Network (ARPANET) arranged a transaction between students […]
Content is king, but simple text fails to sustain the reader’s interest for long. You need good relevant images to make the content shine. For big businesses it makes sense to buy images (which are not cheap to say the least) but for young startups, you often need to look for free images. Fortunately, there […]
If there was one area where everyone tends to simply pick up a template and start writing without thinking – it is in resume writing. This is amazing/interesting/ironical, since resume is the most important document that you write in your job search. It is the one document that almost everyone will read regardless of whether […]
We have all heard of the famous college dropouts who went on to build billions dollar companies – Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg are the prominent examples. These are even more interesting times when it comes to entrepreneurship. Thanks to technology, people can start businesses with little to no upfront costs or overhead, and new businesses emerge […]
In India, Dreams and visions of First time entrepreneurs are succoured by start up Incubators. Multiple efforts are being taken in this direction including Private business incubators started by industry veterans, accelerators supported by companies and VC fund and Govt supported Institute based technology incubators. How do Incubators differ from accelerators? Often Incubators and Accelerators […]
India has come a long way in technology ecosphere and is slowly but steadily on its way to become a start- up nation. A strong wind is blowing across India’s start-up ecosystem and Start-ups like Flipkart, PayTM , Hike, Ola Cabs are making their name heard across the globe with a bang! India is emerging […]
As the race to bring all traditionally offline sectors to online mediums heats up, unexplored niches are getting harder to find. More often than not, these niches will be found by people who get inspired by a problem that they themselves have faced. This is what happened in the launch story of centralmart.in – an […]
Buyhatke, a price discovery platform, raises $1 M from Infosys co-founder Kris Gopalakrishnan and Beenos. KleverKid, providing a platform to find activities for kids, raised money from Mohandas Pai’s Aarin Capital. Vedantu, a platform for online tutoring raised $5 Million from Tiger Global and Accel Partners. Box8, operating in food delivery space, raises INR 21 crore […]
4 men buried under the rubble for days after the Nepal earthquake were rescued using a special device made by NASA called FINDER (Finding Individuals for Disaster and Emergency Response). The instrument used microwave-radar technology to detect heartbeats of the 4 people trapped more than 10 feet below in two separate buildings. “It’s very gratifying to […]
Delhivery, one the fastest growing e-commerce fulfilment startups, has raised $85 Million from Tiger Global and exiting investors Multiples Alternate Asset Management, Nexus Venture Partners, and Times Internet Limited. Swiggy, a food ordering app, has raised $15 Million from Norwest Venture Partners. Square Yards, a real estate advisory firm, raised $6 Million from various investors.
While the much publicised move to scrap the website and focus only on its mobile app from May 1 has not yet been done by Myntra, they have released a video showing how mobile is cool and desktop/laptop is not – so that is something I guess. The video itself comes across as an almost-good copy […]
As the move to bring efficient healthcare online gains steam, more and more startups are entering this sector. With an experienced team at its helm, credihealth aims to bring healthcare information and allied services to its customers. Can you give a brief synopsis on what is tertiary health care and what is the need for […]
Applicate, a startup providing software solutions for various business functions like workforce management, salesforce effectiveness, and marketing execution has raised INR 3.5 crores from various individuals including Flipkart VP – Rishi Vasudev. Customer360, a customer engagement platform, raised funding from CC Avenue CEO Vishwas Patel.