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Online and Offline Classifieds Market to Attain a CAGR Close to 23% During 2011-2016

Mumbai, India, June 03, 2012 –(PR.com)– With potential growth opportunities arising from both offline as well online classifieds section, the overall market in India is poised for a brilliant take off on the years to come. Primarily, proliferation of the internet and the splendid demographic opportunities prevailing happens to major market boosters. Additionally, the evolution of mobile space as well as the emergence of the tele-classified concept is fueling growth in the market by a large extent. more…

ZenithOptimedia bags the media duties of OLX

Zenith_OLXThe media agency won the business through a pitch that includes two more agencies. The size of the account is said to be between Rs 10-12 crores.

ZenithOptimedia has bagged the media duties of the free online classifieds website OLX. The agency won the account through a creative pitch that included two more agencies. more…

Groupon Sees Half of All Sales Coming From Mobile in Two Years

grouponMobile, along with social and local, will be one of the largest drivers for Groupon’s deals business over the next few years.

Groupon VP Mobile Partnerships Michael Shim said: “Mobile is huge for Groupon…I believe we could see us doing 50 percent of deals sold/purchased in the next couple of years.”

Shim made the statements this morning at Mobile Northwest, an all-day event in Seattle sponsored by Miller Nash, where a good portion of the day’s discussions are focused on the intersection of mobile and commerce and payments. more…

Online classifieds market up 22%

marketThe online classifieds advertising market grew by 22% last year to $617 million, taking a large slice of market share away from print, according to a report from Frost & Sullivan.

The Australian Online Classifieds Market Report April found that online classifieds ad expenditure now accounts for 35% of all classifieds advertising in Australia. According to the research company, print classifieds advertising expenditure has more…

Abe’s Market, Natural Products Retailer,

abesmarketA Chicago-area startup that sells natural consumer goods online, Abe’s Market, closed a $3.4 million series A investment the company announced today. Accel Partners led the round, joined by the company’s earlier investors, Index Ventures and several angels.

Abe’s Market calls itself the equivalent of an online farmer’s market, and focuses on selling non-food category natural products like beauty, bath, baby or cleaning items, though it also sells some packaged comestibles. more…

Top 10 trends in Indian E-commerce in 2010

e-commerce2010 has been defining for the Indian e-commerce sector, which has (and some may sigh “finally”) come of age with much of the evolution being clearly visible this year. Though a fairly old industry in India, this sector has caught the fancy of investors and has generated multiple entrepreneurial avenues, riding on macro trends such as increase in broadband penetration, change in buying patterns and the success of group buying sites globally. So, what did we see this year? more…

Tips On Buying A Car

buying carBuying a car is a big thing. Many of us save for years to buy our dream car. Whether you are planning to purchase a used car or are bringing home a brand new car, the following car buying tips would be of great help. The tips on buying a car you will learn here will help you buy the best car that is within your budget.

How to make sure the car is in good condition?

* Start with checking the exteriors of the car. Exteriors should have a constant paint finish and devoid of scratches. Experts would agree that this is one of the most important and most ignored used car buying tips. more…

Social Commerce Marketplace Oodle Acquires Grouply

oodleSan Mateo social classified-ads site Oodle has bought Grouply, a Redwood City social groups startup backed by investors including LinkedIn co-founder and Chairman Reid Hoffman, the companies announced Wednesday. more…