This startup is an online shopping guide – Weblistr
With the internet space being full of online shopping sites or more popularly known as ecommerce sites, it is important to have a platform which can be your guide to the online shopping experience. And Weblistr is one such startup that works towards getting this done.
Weblistr is an online shopping guide. With the mission to simplify the world of online shopping for users and help online companies connect better with their shoppers. Almost all products and services are available online today through a website or an app, but there is a lot of information gap. That’s where Weblistr comes in. Through their portal they help users discover, rate and review online companies.
Kolkatta base Weblistr is the creation of 2 college friends and MBA graduates who are both active online shoppers. Rashika Jain, a gold medalist from Great Lakes Institute of management and a BTech from PES Institute of technology quit her job at Bharti Airtel to start working on her startup idea about a year ago. Karthik K Bhandary, born and brought up in Kuwait, has also done his MBA from Great Lakes and Engineering from Manipal Institute of Technology. Karthik quit his job in Kuwait and decided to move to India to join Rashika and together they started the journey to simplify online shopping for users. The seeds of the idea sprung when Rashika was trying to send a gift to Karthik for his birthday and could not find any trustworthy websites who can deliver to Kuwait. It then occurred to them there 100s of online startups are coming up each day but most users continue to be unaware of them. So they thought of Weblistr. The startup was founded in the year 2016. Weblistr started as a work form home project with 1 intern, however, it currently is a 10-member strong family.
Weblistr cumulates useful information of ecommerce websites and apps across 20+ industries such as fashion, home décor, travel, food delivery, jobs, healthcare, education etc. They also have user generated ratings and reviews for online startups on their platform. They help users discover new and exciting online marketplaces and provide them with all relevant information needed, including website reviews, to make an informed buying decision. They help online businesses reach out to more potential customers and engage with them. Through their platform, startups can gain visibility and traction by promoting themselves. They can also manage their online reputation by interacting with their reviewers.
Weblistr is a Nasscom 10k registered startup, first e-commerce aggregator in India. It provides reviews and ratings written by the users for the websites listed on the platform which helps the users to make informed decisions from the first hand experience of others. It will connect you to the most relevant online business that will fulfil your need in the best manner. Weblistr.com already has about 1000+ reviews from 2500+ registered users on its platform. The numbers are growing each day. It has shared the startup stories of over 60 online businesses through its platform and blog. Weblistr is actively connected with its 22k fans on facebook and 1.2k followers on Twitter.