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Why are we building a social network in 2020?

In this blog post, we will try to answer the Why? part of our project i.e. why are we trying to build a social media platform in the year 2020. Don't we have better things to do?


As we all know that Twitter has been at the focus of controversies lately. Supporting people with a certain political affiliation while banning others who don't subscribe to that line of thought. In a spate of right wing's account suspensions, Rangoli Chandel's account was suspended for no good reason.

We have been working on a social media platform for quite some time now. But the sense of urgency was given by a video made by Kangna Ranaut after her sister's account was suspended by Twitter.


So why do we think India should have a platform of its own equivalent to Facebook, WhatsApp, or Twitter?
Privacy and Data security because barring few most of the social media giants store data elsewhere not in India.Most of the platforms are biased towards certain political thinking.China, Russia, and ma…

Why Blogger is the best blogging platforms for a startup

As a startup one of the many important things to do is to create a blog so that we can share our journey with the world. To do that, we needed a blogging platform.
Having worked on many projects involving Wordpress and tracking its progress from a blogging platform to a Swiss knife of Web development(CMS). We weren't excited to host a full-fledged site on Wordpress just to have a blog.

There are many positive but many more negative points in having a blog based on a complete CMS like Wordpress in 2020. Some of them are:
The interface is quite clutteredDoes many things out of the box. So the software is bloated.Maintaining a CMS is quite painful especially when your resources are limited.You have one more thing to take care of.To get rid of those pain points and save ourselves time and money, we wanted something very lean and mean. So the search began. We were looking for a platform which has: Clean User InterfaceFast and easy to maintain.Specially designed for bloggingDoesn't have…