CarDekho.com touches 1 Million mark for its app downloads

CarDekho.com touches 1 Million mark for its app downloads

In less than a year, CarDekho.com app has made way to the top trending apps on iOS and Android

New Delhi, March 2015: CarDekho.com launched its mobile application for Android and iOS just about 7 months ago, and has in a short span already witnessed an incredible 1 Million downloads! The average rate of download for the app has been 7,000 – 10,000 per day.

CarDekho.com App has been leading in terms of engagement amongst Indian users on smart phones. According to Flurry, the globally used analytics tool for apps, the average frequency of visits per user per month in a lifestyle category is 2.8. Astonishingly, for CarDekho.com this frequency is 10.3 visits per user per month.

Talking about this benchmark achievement, Mr. Amit Jain, CEO and Co-Founder, GirnarSoft said, “We are elated to see how much our users have loved the application! It’s great to have achieved this benchmark in a mere 7 months since launch. This truly compliments our work and gives our team a boost of success for being able to provide the best user-interface and experience to the customers, which is our core thought behind CarDekho.com.”

Elaborating on the work done by his team, Mr. Rahul Yadav, DGM Products for CarDekho.com says, “This App was designed after intense research into the process consumers go through to research cars, whether for buying or as enthusiasts. A user can get to the information he needs in fewer steps compared to other similar apps. More than 70% of our app downloads were achieved organically, showing that the app successfully addresses a clear consumer need in the cars segment.”

CarDekho.com free app can be downloaded from:

Playstore (for Android):https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.girnarsoft.cardekho&hl=en

istore (for iOS):https://itunes.apple.com/in/app/cardekho/id903373747?mt=8

Given the increase in number of smartphone users, post the launch of CarDekho.com app, the mobile traffic showed a growth of 165% over previous year. CarDekho.com has been witnessing a growing number of visitors on the portal since its inception. A total traffic of 100 Million (10 crore) for viewing cars and bikes in 2014 was recorded representing a growth of 45% over previous year.

Digitization across all industry segments has brought a tangible shift in consumer preferences for shopping. Like other sectors, automobile division is also now active on online platforms for reaching out to customers and at the same time customers find it more convenient to research and compare products online before making an actual transaction. Smartphone apps have taken the online experience to a much different level due to the ease of availability and user-friendly interfaces. The team at CarDekho.com has been constantly innovating keeping in mind the consumer requirements and preferences to be able to deliver just the right content.

About CarDekho.com

CarDekho.com is a flagship portal of Girnar Software Pvt. Ltd. founded in March 2008. CarDekho.com is today India’s most popular and leading auto portal catering to the aspiring buyers, the proud owners, the auto enthusiasts and die-hard fans and dealers of cars across the country. CarDekho is currently drawing close to 11 million visits per month with 7.5 million unique visitors per month. The company recently acquired another top automotive portal Gaadi.com to add to its used car portfolio. Recent winner of the prestigious ‘Website of the Year 2014’ award, CarDekho.com has been presented with various tokens of appreciation by a number of esteemed institutions, including the awards for the ‘Best Car Website 2014’, ‘Most Popular Website 2012’ and ‘Website of the Year India’given twice in a row – in 2011 and 2012. The portal won its first ‘Best Automotive Website of 2009’ award at the beginning of the journey.

For more details, visit: http://www.CarDekho.com

 

About Girnar Software

Girnar Software is an IT company working on offshore products and outsourced software development. It picked up USD 50 Million in a second round of funding and is valued at USD 300 Million. The group company has recently partnered with the iconic Mr. Ratan Tata and will be taking advice for further business enhancement to take the auto classified segment in India to a global level. The group runs other successful portals such as BikeDekho.com and PriceDekho.com. The group’s vision is to be a multi-billion dollar company by 2020 with global footprint by creating innovative products and services.

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Etihad Airways and Jet Airwayshosted another successful round of the Manchester City Football Coaching Clinics in India this week.

 

ETIHAD AIRWAYS AND JET AIRWAYS BRING MANCHESTER CITY FOOTBALL COACHING CLINICS BACK TO INDIA

 

Etihad Airways and Jet Airwayshosted another successful round of the Manchester City Football Coaching Clinics in India this week.

The coaching clinics, which featured the prestigious Barclays Premier League trophy, took place on Monday 2,Tuesday 3, and Wednesday 4 March in Kolkata at the Bidhan Nagar Municipal Sports Complex.

They then moved to MallyaAditi International Schoolin Bengaluru, taking place today, Thursday 5, and tomorrow, Friday 6 March.

More than 900 youngsters attended the coaching clinics in the two locations, includingthose from Magic Bus, the sporting and educational charity which supports children from under-privileged backgrounds.

The aim of the clinics is to provide youngsters with comprehensive football training in a fun atmosphere with emphasis placed on teamwork and communication, led by five Manchester City Football Club coaches.

Neerja Bhatia, Etihad Airways’ India Country Manager, said: “Etihad Airways is proud touse its partnership with Manchester City Football Club to bring the coaching clinics to India once again.

“The children will benefit from the quality expertise of the coaches and hopefully will take away many positive messages including the need to live a healthy lifestyle and work together to achieve their goals.

“It’s wonderful to include the team from Magic Bus in the Manchester City Football Coaching Clinics. This experience, as well as all the other work carried out by Magic Bus, makes such a difference to the lives of thousands of young people in India.”

Gaurang Shetty, Senior Vice President, Commercial, said: “We are delighted to work with our partnersat Etihad Airways to host the Manchester City Football CoachingClinics in Kolkata and Bengaluru.

“As a leading Indian brand it’s important that Jet Airways supports health and wellbeing, especially in youngsters. The clinics offer a fabulous balance of sport and fun and we’re certain the children will enjoy every minute.”

Matthew Spacie, founder of Magic Bus said: “We are extremely grateful to Etihad Airways and Jet Airways for hosting the Manchester City Football Coaching Clinics this week.

“We are positive that this training will go a long way towards giving our children an exposure to world class coaching.”

About Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways began operations in 2003, and in 2014 carried 14.8 million passengers. From its Abu Dhabi base, Etihad Airways flies to 111 existing or announced passenger and cargo destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Americas. The airline has a fleet of 111 Airbus and Boeing aircraft, and more than 200 aircraft on firm order, including 70 Boeing 787s, 25 Boeing 777-X, 62 Airbus A350s and nine Airbus A380s.

Etihad Airways holds equity investments in airberlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Aer Lingus, Alitalia, Jet Airways and Virgin Australia, and is in the process of formalising an equity investment in Swiss-based Etihad Regional, operated by Darwin Airline. Etihad Airways, along with airberlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Alitalia, Etihad Regional, Jet Airways and NIKI, also participate in Etihad Airways Partners, a new brand that brings together like-minded airlines to offer customers more choice through improved networks and schedules and enhanced frequent flyer benefits.  For more information, please visit: www.etihad.com

 

ETIHAD AIRWAYS AND JET AIRWAYS BRING MANCHESTER CITY FOOTBALL COACHING CLINICS BACK TO INDIA

 

ETIHAD AIRWAYS AND JET AIRWAYS BRING MANCHESTER CITY FOOTBALL COACHING CLINICS BACK TO INDIA

 

Etihad Airways and Jet Airwayshosted another successful round of the Manchester City Football Coaching Clinics in India this week.

The coaching clinics, which featured the prestigious Barclays Premier League trophy, took place on Monday 2,Tuesday 3, and Wednesday 4 March in Kolkata at the Bidhan Nagar Municipal Sports Complex.

They then moved to MallyaAditi International Schoolin Bengaluru, taking place today, Thursday 5, and tomorrow, Friday 6 March.

More than 900 youngsters attended the coaching clinics in the two locations, includingthose from Magic Bus, the sporting and educational charity which supports children from under-privileged backgrounds.

The aim of the clinics is to provide youngsters with comprehensive football training in a fun atmosphere with emphasis placed on teamwork and communication, led by five Manchester City Football Club coaches.

Neerja Bhatia, Etihad Airways’ India Country Manager, said: “Etihad Airways is proud touse its partnership with Manchester City Football Club to bring the coaching clinics to India once again.

“The children will benefit from the quality expertise of the coaches and hopefully will take away many positive messages including the need to live a healthy lifestyle and work together to achieve their goals.

“It’s wonderful to include the team from Magic Bus in the Manchester City Football Coaching Clinics. This experience, as well as all the other work carried out by Magic Bus, makes such a difference to the lives of thousands of young people in India.”

Gaurang Shetty, Senior Vice President, Commercial, said: “We are delighted to work with our partnersat Etihad Airways to host the Manchester City Football CoachingClinics in Kolkata and Bengaluru.

“As a leading Indian brand it’s important that Jet Airways supports health and wellbeing, especially in youngsters. The clinics offer a fabulous balance of sport and fun and we’re certain the children will enjoy every minute.”

Matthew Spacie, founder of Magic Bus said: “We are extremely grateful to Etihad Airways and Jet Airways for hosting the Manchester City Football Coaching Clinics this week.

“We are positive that this training will go a long way towards giving our children an exposure to world class coaching.”

About Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways began operations in 2003, and in 2014 carried 14.8 million passengers. From its Abu Dhabi base, Etihad Airways flies to 111 existing or announced passenger and cargo destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Americas. The airline has a fleet of 111 Airbus and Boeing aircraft, and more than 200 aircraft on firm order, including 70 Boeing 787s, 25 Boeing 777-X, 62 Airbus A350s and nine Airbus A380s.

Etihad Airways holds equity investments in airberlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Aer Lingus, Alitalia, Jet Airways and Virgin Australia, and is in the process of formalising an equity investment in Swiss-based Etihad Regional, operated by Darwin Airline. Etihad Airways, along with airberlin, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Alitalia, Etihad Regional, Jet Airways and NIKI, also participate in Etihad Airways Partners, a new brand that brings together like-minded airlines to offer customers more choice through improved networks and schedules and enhanced frequent flyer benefits.  For more information, please visit: www.etihad.com