If you are an app developer or an entrepreneur in the app market, you can certainly relate to the growth challenge. Apps are out in abundance and it is really to stand out in this cacophony, let alone be viral. AppVirality an app marketing startup aims to solve that gap.
The startup allows apps to provide giveaways, offers to customers to induce virality, integrate the experience with social media, identify and engage influencers, A/B testing and lots more.
The seed stage startup, AppVirality was co-founded by Laxman and Ramakoteswar Rao Papineni who have also cofounded an incentive based blogging startup. The startup has been a part of the Microsoft Ventures and TLabs incubator programs and also had a seed funding of $20,000 from Times Internet group.
In a recent development, the startup has been handpicked for the Startup Asia Singapore 2014 to compete against nine more startups from Asian countries. The other participants are:
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Bindo (Hong Kong)
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Asli Goli (Pakistan)
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The inventory management for real estate agents. Agents can update multiple property listing portals with a single app on their phone.
The competition dates are yet to be disclosed, we will report more on it, once further details are available.