mobile messaging apps

South African Messaging App Mxit Launches In India With Gary Kirsten As Brand Ambassador

Mobile messaging apps are growing in the country. With Whatsapp as the clear winner for now, there is still enough room for a few more to join the party and grab the second slot in the country. South African mobile messaging company Mxit is the new entry [...]

LINE Appoints Damandeep Singh Soni To Forge Partnerships And Enhance Adoption

Japan based LINE Messenger, the mobile messaging app backed by Line Corp, a unit of South Korea’s biggest Internet search provider NHN Corp, has appointed Damandeep Singh Soni as its Head of India Business Development. LINE Messenger, a relatively new [...]

430M Active Users On WhatsApp, 35M From India

WhatsApp, the leading mobile messaging app has once again revealed its growing numbers. Moments before the DLD Conference in Munich, WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum announced the mobile messaging service now has more than 430 million monthly active users globally. [...]

Messaging App Nimbuzz Lets Users Search And Swipe Local Listings Right In Their Chat

Messaging apps in the country are digging through new ways of revenue generation to survive in the cut throat market. The latest to join the bandwagon is the Indian messaging app Nimbuzz which has introduced a new ‘search and share’ feature that lets [...]

The Growth Of Mobile Messaging Apps in India: Numbers, Marketing And Challenges

There was a time when I used to ask friends if they were on Facebook while they were spending time on Orkut. Today, people ask me are you on WhatsApp or WeChat, when more or less I am done with Facebook. Times have changed and the media has already [...]

WhatsApp Has 30M Monthly Active Users In India; Offers Unlimited Usage At Rs.15/15 Days With Tata Docomo

WhatsApp, the mobile messaging app which is undoubtedly the most popular messaging app in the world and in the country has shared its latest India numbers. According to MediaNama, Neeraj Arora, Head of Business Development for WhatsApp has informed (via [...]