Good artists copy, great artists steal ~ Pablo Picasso. A classic example of this quote is Instagram Stories, a new feature on instagram that is obviously a Snapchat clone. They practically just copied and pasted all of Snapchat's features; in what most Tech enthusiast call the most prolific product cloning in recent times. Incredibly, Instagram's CEO Kevin Systrom essentially admitted to copying Snapchat in an interview with Tech Crunch, saying:
Much ado about these numbers. I was supposed to be on a call about them with the guys at TechCabal earlier, but fate and Etisalat conspired to shame me. Disappointing, because I was looking forward to it.
I should preface the rest of this article by saying Konga is a company that’s quite close to my heart. I think the founder/former CEO, Sim, is a great guy that has shown excellent vision, courage and leadership with the three companies he’s started in Nigeria and I truly believe his primary motivation is a desire to see Nigerians live a fundamentally better quality of life. What he’s trying to do with Konga is by no means easy nor will success be clear cut, but it’s pretty commendable.
Robbrecht van Amerongen, the manager of business innovation in a technology firm changed his Job description to 'CEO, shell' for 48 hours and the following things happened:
The growth of an economy is greatly dependent on the amount of thriving businesses it nurtures. Marketing plays a key role in any business growth. No customers, No cash-flow.
We are here to support the growth of both large and medium scale businesses with various packages, marketing plans and strategies.
Digital Marketing campaign can address several business challenges. A customized digital marketing campaign can be designed to achieve specific objectives.
Following is a list of some of the prominent campaign objectives, which may be selected and prioritized based on your business requirements.
a. Increase online brand awareness
b. Increase awareness about the company
Online personal and business reputation management is a growing problem that will only get worse in Nigeria, as more and more people use search engines (especially Google) to do background research on people, products and companies they interact with.
Love is one of the most profound emotions known to human beings. There are many kinds of love, but most people seek its expression in a romantic relationship with a compatible partner. For some, romantic relationships are the most meaningful element in their lives, providing a source of deep fulfillment. We have different relationship status, the common ones are single, married, divorced, in a relationship, engaged etc .. .. There are the not so common ones like, it's complicated, confused, but my focus is on the category of people that describe their relationship status as 'single but not searching'. This status mean different things to different people. These people need to be in a relationship, but they make others believe being in one is not their priority.
This is the story of a lady, a single lady who is finding it difficult to choose someone to marry. She could be tagged as a lady that is in high demand, because there are a lot of guys proposing to take the path of marriage with her. However, she is challenge with the right choice of guy to choose. The challenge also entails the criteria for her final choice and how to build the relationship to the desired destination. This lady like so many of us does not want to get the choice of who to marry wrong, because there are so many fakes out there, and even salt looks like sugar from a distance.
Gavaar has been nominated in the Social Media Marketing Company of the year category of the Nigeria Technology Awards. Please click on this link: bit.ly/GavaarA, then click the technology business category tab and look for Social Media Marketing Company of the year and Click and Vote GAVAAR.
Thanks and God bless you all.