It has been an interesting path to market for the team of Netherlands based startup 7write. Originally from Canberra they took a massive risk a couple of years ago and flew over 16,000 km’s to Berlin and pitched to be part of one of Europe’s most prestigious accelerator programs.
There are many conveniences that online shopping affords, but navigating through an ecommerce website can be as overwhelming as digging through piles of clothes in a department store. Built in the spirit of StumbleUpon, a Sydney-based startup Stashd has simplified – and even gamified – shopping with its mobile discovery engine for fashion enthusiasts.
A humble startup from Melbourne, Frank Body, is getting young women across Australia to strip down, lather up with caffeinated powder, and Instagram naked selfies, along with the brand’s unique social media hashtag #thefrankeffect.
Sydney-based design startup Canva has just announced a double slam-dunk, with former Apple Chief Evangelist Guy Kawasaki joining the team and resurrecting his title, along with his social media architect Peg Fitzpatrick who’s coming on board as Canva’s Head of Social Strategy.
Businesses can spend weeks creating animated videos for their homepage – or months if they don’t have an in-house designer. Hobart-based startup Biteable is not only slicing down that time to less than 10 minutes, but also making the process as simple as it is to create graphics on Canva and as cheap as creating professional videos can get.
Founded by industrial designer and entrepreneur Katherine Maree Pace, startup Vame (Voice + Name) is set to end the mispronunciation of names once and for all. Available as a web and iOS application, the Sydney-based startup was designed to make our multicultural business world easier to navigate.
Live Chat Monitoring is not trying to reinvent the wheel, rather they are improving on an existing business market and the product that it relies upon. What their company sells is outsourced 24/7 live chat monitoring for customers, consumers and business websites.
While there are many travel applications that aggregate data, there was yet to be a platform for travellers to organise their entire travel experience under one digital umbrella.