Consim Info Launches Portal For The Defence Personnel

Consim Info Pvt. Ltd. has launched an exclusive matrimony portal www.defencematrimony.com which caters to the matrimonial needs of the Defence community across the globe. This is a noble attempt from India’s leading Internet Company to address the needs of our defence personnel who do not have the time or the opportunity to search and meet potential partners through the traditional channels. This...
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MyCupid.in – A New Matrimony Cum Dating Portal – Our Review

Oxigen Services India (known for Oxicash – payment gateway), has launched a new matrimonial and dating site – MyCupid in partnership with World Dating Partners. One more matrimonial portal has joined the wagon with rest of the portals in market like Shaadi.com, BharatMatrimony.com, SimplyMarry.com. Is there a need for one more you might ask?But before we get to that lets look at whats new in...
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Recap 2009: Online Matrimony Portals

The year 2009 wasn’t that great for Matrimony portals as well but that still didn’t deter them from starting the year with a bang. So while bharatmatrimony launched video section called Bharatmatrimony.tv, Shaadi on the other hand took matrimony to TV itself with a tie up announcement with Star Plus.Bharatmatrimony also went on a tie up spree early in the year by tying up with Idea cellular...
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Online Matrimony Sites Focusing On Newer Technologies To Increase Revenues

Online match-making is on course to get a makeover. Falling ad revenues, which constitutes a negligible, yet significant portion of the revenues for these websites has forced these companies to have a relook at their strategies and plan for the future. The primary revenue for most of the online matrimony websites is user subscription. ForShaadi.com, part of People Interactive, close to 70 percent...
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Matrimony Goes Offline: BharatMatrimony Takes Magazine Route While JeevanSathi Goes Retail

The first generation of web services like classifieds are constantly looking at multiple touch points to reach the consumer which go way beyond their main source of revenue i.e. the web. So if the matrimony players foray into both mobile and DTH wasn’t enough now matrimony players are looking to go offline be it offline centres or even matrimony magazines. So two matrimony players in Bharatmatrimony...
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Saturday Startup Review I – Bandhan.com

Well this saturday we have two startups to review. Both from the web space but looking at very diverse audiences. So we have divided our reviews in two parts. Lets look at the first startup.One Sentence Description: Vertical Search Engine focussed on Matrimony About the startup: This a pune based startup and is owned by a company by the name of Discrete Technologies. About the founder: Shashikant...
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BharatMatrimony Ties Up With Airtel – Consim Info Founder Murugavel Upbeat On Mobile Matrimony

BharatMatrimony.com the matrimony portal which claims to have over 12 million registered members announced the launch of matrimony services on Airtel. Airtel has over 77 million mobile subscribers and bharatmatrimony’s matrimony services would now be available on Airtel Live the wap portal on all the GPRS enabled handsets using an airtel connection across the country.Keeping the mobile users...
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Shaadi.com Ties the Knot With Vodafone: Matrimonials go Mobile

A little late in the day for a news story, however, taking the matrimonial wars a step ahead, Shaadi.com has announced a tie up with cellular service provider Vodafone.  On what is claimed to be a first of its kind service in India, this tie-up will enable Vodafone customers to access Shaadi.com’s matrimonial services on their mobile phones. The service is being powered by Mauj Mobile. And what...
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Jeevansathi.com Match Point – The Retail Point – Launched

Jeevansaathi.com has introduced its brick-n-mortar retail store branded – Jeevansathi.com Match Point. It plans to open up 25-30 retail stores in 6 months. The first one has already come up in Lucknow. On the initiative, Vivek Khare, Business Head, Jeevansathi.com said, “With almost 65% of our population under 35 years of age, India sees millions stepping into a marriageable age every...
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Online Matrimony Market Statistics Reveal 12 Million Users!

A recent study by JuxtConsult reports 12 million users for Online Matrimony. There are a bunch of players in online matrimony covered in our matrimonial shootout last year. More statistics have been revealed in this report. Here are the statistics:50% members of marriage portals live in the five metros. 79% of online matrimony surfers are well-qualified. 100 odd matrimonial sites exist in India. 50%...
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