AOL’s Mapquest Comes To India – Our Review

MapQuest a product of AOL which is built on OpenStreetMap (OSM) data has launched its offering in India. The India site launched today can be found at http://open.mapquest.in/We use the India product and here is our take on the same: What we liked? Cross section of maps and local search The wow factor for us was the fact that once we zoomed in max on a particular location and then used the local...
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CarWale.com Teams Up With AOL India For Innovative Content

We spoke about car portals tying up with other companies that can bring them traction to their business, for instance MeriCAR.com who recently launched SMS alerts had tied up with SPEED helpline. This time in news it is CarWale.com who has partnered with AOL India to form a co-brand called AOL Autos.AOL Autos promises attractive content on CarWale.com that can draw attention of existing customers...
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AOL Launches Bebo For India – A little too late?

AOL has officially launched Bebo the social networking site for India today. Bebo launches with a content tie up with newly launched Turner Broadcasting-owned Hindi entertainment channel Real. The Real TV Show Sarkaar ki duniya is currently  be showcased via the Bebo Platform.Part of Global Expansion Strategy AOL acquired Bebo last year for a hefty 850 million dollars and this expansion into the...
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AOL – OneIndia Alliance For Hindi Content on AOL.in

  AOL has entered into an alliance with OneIndia for providing content in Hindi. AOL has entered into the Indian market recently. Recently it released the online contest “Bano TV Star” and released viral video TV Commercial for the same.   OneIndia is an integrated Internet portal providing content in Hindi, Tamil, Malyalam, and Telugu.   AOL’s Vice President, India, P. G....
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Huge advertising spend, revenue growth and tieups.. its all happening in online space!!

We had a internal debate at WATBlog yesterday on the kind of posts we should be making.. It ended up being pretty interesting with each of us contributing different point of views. Off late we have been posting a lot of well researched long articles thanks to a great effort by Ekalavya, Gautam, Arjun and Himmat (who are also part of the WATConsult team). But there have also been many new...
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AOL Launches in India.. Are you excited?

AOL unvieled its India focussed english portal today www.aol.in. So this is what the website has to offer Firstly AOL India provides the renowned AOL Messenger also know as AIM and free e-mail. It also as content channel like News related to india. Also as this portal is focussed on India how can it be complete without a comprehensive coverage of Cricket and Bollywood. There is also coverage of Hollywood,...
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