This article showcases our top picks for the best London based Social Media companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Social Media industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top London Social Media Companies
TradingView is the world’s most popular network of traders and investors – powered by real-time data and market-leading analysis software. It’s a word-of-mouth success story: from TechStars in Chicago in 2013, to over 15 million monthly active site users and over 40,000 publishers, brokerages, and fintechs utilizing its investing tools.
TradingView is a global team of over 200+, founded by Stan Bokov, Denis Globa and Constantin Ivanov. In 2018 TradingView completed a $37 million Series B round led by Insight Partners, and in 2019 they acquired TradeIT in order to accelerate the company’s existing vision..
The Consumer Healthcare business develops and markets an innovative portfolio of consumer preferred and expert-recommended brands in the Pain relief, Respiratory, Digestive health, Oral Health, Nutrition, and Skin health categories.. Determined to steer the growth of the AR industry and champion this new consumer behavior, Blippar acquired Layar in June 2014, a pioneering AR company founded in the late 2000s.
In June 2015, Blippar invested in smart specs company WaveOptics. WaveOptics is developing low-energy lenses that provide a live display for the wearer but can be fitted into ordinary spectacles frames..
The easiest way for Influencers to monetise their social media accounts. Tailify provides a “one-stop-shop” for Influencers & Brands by offfering high technological solutions such as tracking system, distribution technology and effective pricing.
The vision is to create a global ad-exchange, loved by influencers and brands.. .
The GSMA is a trade group that represents network operators using GSM technology for their networks. Spanning 219 countries, the GSMA unites nearly 800 of the world’s mobile operators; and 200 companies in the broader mobile ecosystem, including: handset makers, software companies, equipment providers, Internet companies, and media organizations.
Groupe Speciale Mobile (GSM) was formed in 1982 by the Confederation of European Posts and Telecommunications (CEPT) to design a pan-European mobile technology. The first GSM call was made in 1991 by Radiolinja in Finland.
In 1998 Global GSM subscribers exceeded 100 million. The GSMA produces industry-leading events such as the Mobile World Congress and Mobile Asia Congress.
GSMA is headquartered in London.. .
With more than 90 million users globally, busuu is the world’s largest social network for language learning. Through a website and mobile apps, the business offers free and premium paid-for access to interactive courses for 12 languages.
Uniquely, the platform encourages collaborative learning by offering users the unique opportunity to learn the language and practice their listening, writing, reading and speaking with assistance from a rapidly growing community of native speakers. In this way, every busuu user is both student of a foreign language and tutor of their own ‘mother tongue’.
busuu was founded by Bernhard Niesner and Adrian Hilti in early 2008, with a vision to enable everyone in the world to learn a second language. Based in London, busuu offers an integrated, cross-channel platform which is constantly evolving to meet the demands of an increasingly mobile world population.
Winner of ‘Best Education Start‐up’ at The Europas TechCrunch Awards in 2011 and CeBIT Innovation Award in 2010. The company now also offers corporate language training solutions for large international companies around the world.
The company is named after the busuu language of Cameroon. According to an ethnological study from the 1980s, Busuu is spoken by only 8 people..
Culture Trip is a global tech startup that inspires people to explore the world’s culture and creativity through innovative technology and a global network of local content creators. It was founded in London in 2011 by former academic psychiatrist Dr Kris Naudts and was named by Forbes as one of five fast-growing UK companies to watch.
Everyone working with Culture Trip is driven by a shared vision: to bring the world to everyone and in doing so to bring us all closer together. With offices in London, NYC and Tel Aviv and a global hub of editorial contributors hailing from all over the world, they are passionate about producing inspiring, local content and recommendations that enhance people’s lives..
The Social Chain, they don’t believe in traditional marketing, they believe in disruptive, internet – breaking influencer marketing. They pride theirselves on telling a brand’s story through creating dynamic, thought provoking and engaging content which is hastened through their 200+ million strong internal network of social media influencers, pages and communities.
With an average age of just 21 across the whole company, Social Chain know exactly how millennials think, listen, engage and share across social media.. .
Sofar Sounds is a global community creating space where music matters. Founded in London in 2009, Sofar brings guests and artists together in unique locations, without the distractions that plague other live events.
Sofar shows begin as a secret: guests sign on for three unnamed performances at undisclosed locations, hosted by community members in everyday spaces — from living rooms and rooftops, to retail stores. Through the transformation of these spaces into captivating venues, Sofar serves as a platform for artists to connect with engaged audiences in cities around the world.
Sofar invites guests to discover new artists, spaces, people, neighborhoods and cities, whether at home or abroad, creating an inclusive and accessible global community where people make genuine connections. To learn more about Sofar Sounds, check us out at www.sofarsounds.com or follow the conversation on social media at @sofarsounds or using #sofarsounds..
Triptease is a travel SaaS company that empowers hotels to recapture guest relationships, increase direct bookings, and reduce their reliance on online travel agencies (OTAs). The drive for direct bookings is the single biggest priority of the hotel industry, with commissions paid to OTAs often 20% or more.
The Direct Booking Platform integrates with a hotel’s website and booking engine in order to optimize conversion, improve price transparency and strengthen the relationship between hotel and guest. Hoteliers can easily manage their price parity through the back end of the platform, whilst at the same time engaging with guests through tailored messaging, Price Check alerts and data-driven guest conversation features on their website.
Triptease tracks millions of consumer booking journeys across thousands of hotel websites, an unmatched data scale that is used to provide conversion optimisation and benchmarking information to each hotel they work with.. .
Mediatonic develops and publishes games for digital platforms such as Smartphones, PC, Switch, Playstation and XBOX. The company has 4 game studios in the UK and another in Spain.
The group is headquartered in Central London. The company also has a publishing office in Tokyo.
The company operates a technology platform known as ‘Game Fuel’ which allows it to serve and manage content to millions of players across multiple gaming platforms.. .
Depop is the fashion marketplace where the next generation buy, sell and get inspired. We are headquartered in London, UK with locations in Manchester, New York, Los Angeles and Australia.
We have more than 21 million registered users in 147 countries. We are also the only European player to have recently entered the top 25 shopping apps by daily active users..
Codec is a cultural intelligence platform. We build community-driven brands: fusing AI with human imagination to tap in to pockets of culture that fuel growth.
We apply science to culture using award-winning AI to make sense of thousands of millions of digital content engagements, grouping mass audiences into meaningful cultural communities, linked by shared leaders, interests, and identity. We work with leading brands within Unilever, L’Oreal, P&G and more to unlock, track and grow their communities – giving them the cultural edge to create and activate emotionally-resonant content that supercharges growth.
These insights can be plugged across the marketing workflow, to inform brand strategy, content creation, and media activation; connecting global teams and agencies to put cultural intelligence at the heart of brand-building. Our platform has been recognised as the Best Artificial Intelligence Product in Marketing’ (Cognition X) and one of the 50 most disruptive businesses in the UK (Real Business)..
To do this, the Company depends on the combination of its team’s expertise in selecting and acquiring product opportunities, creating value in the development pipeline and structuring creative transactions. Mereo’s internal expertise is complemented by a unique partnership with a leading global CRO, ICON.
Mereo combines the operational discipline and efficiency of a small company with the financial resources to conduct comprehensive clinical studies. Mereo will rapidly progress each of the products through further value inflection points before partnering or divesting its products.
We envision a world where everyone can make a living by sharing their passion. We are empowering tech leaders, career advisors, K12 teachers, lifestyle gurus and many others to host 1:1 sessions, offer live classes and build long-term follower bases who fund their work.
Built with love by co-founders who have scaled products across Apple, Amazon, McKinsey and SoftBank.. .
Audiense developes delivering unique consumer insight and engagement capabilities to many of the world’s biggest brands and agencies. The Audiense platform delivers consumer insight and engagement through a combination of highly scaleable social data, cognitive science and traditional marketing.
Its solutions enable brands and agencies to build unique insights, acquire more customers and deliver superior marketing results from automated messaging and advertising campaign execution. The company is one of only two Twitter Official Partners worldwide for both Data/Insights and Advertising.
Audiense also leverages the IBM Watson cognitive computing platform to determine unique and powerful personality insights from audience data. Audiense works with a wide range of enterprise clients, including sports brands and Premier League football clubs, major news publishers, top digital agencies, marketing leading clothing and music brands, and even the UK government..
Cinesite is one of the largest and most creative visual effects companies in the world. Established in 1991 and headquartered in London, their visual effects team has the capacity and creativity to produce all manner of digital effects for feature films and TV shows of all scales.
Their award-winning team of highly talented visual effects artists take filmmakers’ ideas and turn them into spectacular cinematic reality.. .
UENI now builds thousands of new sites every day, across 9 countries and 70 cities – and we’re just getting started.. .
Coniq is the Total Customer Engagement Company for growth minded shopping malls, outlets, and retail brands. Our platform, IQ, provides a faster, economical and simpler way to generate revenue by understanding, anticipating and engaging customers through unique and personalised experiences in real-time across multiple channels.
The Coniq platform powers over £1 billion in sales annually for its customers, with more than 20 million consumers shopping from 1,800 brands in 24 countries worldwide.. .
ITV, as an integrated producer broadcaster, creates, owns and distributes high-quality content on multiple platforms globally. They operate the largest commercial family of channels in the UK and deliver their content through linear television broadcasting as well as on demand via the ITV Hub and across other platforms globally.
ITV broadcasts a wide variety of content on its family of free-to-air channels. Their investment in programming is primarily funded by television advertising revenue.
ITV has the largest share of the UK television advertising market, with a share of broadcast (SOB) of 47.6% in 2017. They sell all of their key demographics across 13 regional licences.
The family of channels attracted a total share of viewing (SOV) of 21.7% in 2017, the largest audience of any UK commercial broadcaster. Their main channel is the largest commercial channel in the UK, delivering 99% of all commercial audiences over five million..
As shopping increasingly shifts online, consumers are faced with a very fragmented shopping experience. Nuji lets people shop the best fashion and lifestyle items in one place by bringing together millions of products from over 8,000 of the best department stores, brands and boutiques.
Because having one the largest inventory is only part of the solution, our platform was built with curation in mind. By telling us what they like, our customers help our algorithms and editors to show them more relevant products.
Nuji launched in 2011, reached profitability and grew annual gross sale to $15m. Nuji is backed by some of Europe’s leading investors..
Newsflare is an online video news community and marketplace for user generated video content. Newsflare specialises in covering news that is too breaking, too remote or too local for traditional news organisations.
They are all about news. Unlike many other online video sharing sites Newsflare is dedicated to user-generated news content and encourages an ethos of journalistic values.
They believe in the power of video to communicate a message and their service is built to make the most of this medium. Their goal is to ensure that all their members get the rewards they deserve.
They actively broker your content to news organisations and when your content is sold they share the revenue with you. Their member reward programme ensures that the more you contribute and participate, the more recognition, privileges and financial rewards you are entitled to..
In November 2012, Beepl was acquired by Brand Embassy for an undisclosed sum. Around the same time, the consumer-facing Q&A site was taken off-line.
Founded in April 2011, Beepl let users seek answers and opinion from subject specialists, enthusiasts and their social graph. Following a three month long private alpha, the Q&A site launched publicly on 16th January 2012 to widespread media coverage.
In July 2011, Beepl announced that it had raised a ‘six figure’ seed round led by Credo Ventures, the Prague-based VC fund targeting early stage technology companies in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). In the previous month, the London-based company announced that it had recruited technology journalist and ex-TechCrunch writer Steve O’Hear as co-founder and CEO.
O’Hear left the company in February 2012.. Using the blocks and app, they will learn to control and simulate physical systems..
Everyman Media Group
A unique experience, Everyman Cinemas is an independent network of boutique cinemas. With a passion for quality, from service of food and drink to seating and films, every cinema also has a unique bar or foyer space.
Roman Polanski once remarked that “Cinema should make you forget you are sitting in a theatre”, our cinemas do just that, they create a truly memorable experience that exceeds expectations and reaches the highest standards possible in comfort and entertainment. Everyman is one of the fastest growing independent networks in the UK and will be expanding into numerous new sites over the next two years.
Present venues range from the iconic 100 year old Screen on the Green, to brand new boutique spaces in Canary Wharf and Birmingham Mailbox. Current locations: Stratford Upon Avon, Chelmsford, Harrogate, King’s Cross, Bristol, Gerrards Cross, Esher, Barnet, Muswell Hill, Belsize Park, Hampstead, Maida Vale, Islington, Baker Street, Canary Wharf, Leeds, Walton-on-Thames, Winchester, Oxted, Reigate and Birmingham.
The cinemas owned by the Group are operated under the ‘Everyman’ brand, spearheading the revival of independent cinema in the UK.. .
Bookmate is a mobile story-on-the-go subscription service providing convenient access to ebooks, audiobooks and other long-form content. Bookmate makes reading accessible to anyone in the world with a mobile phone.
We inspire millions of people around the globe to read more, discover new books and find new friends with common interests. Bookmate brings readers, authors, publishers, brands and distribution partners together via a strong business model.
Bookmate is available in English, Danish, Dutch, Swedish, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, and other languages.. .
REPX PLC is a UK registered company founded in 2016. We are committed to building a global Reputation Marketplace through the marketing and sale of innovative retail and financial products with reputation at its core.
We value reputation. We make passion worth it..
Proactive is an international news and media organization providing coverage of companies in the small to mid-capitalization range that are listed on stock exchanges. It reports on breaking news, comment, and analysis on hundreds of listed companies across the globe daily.
Proactive has a team taken from the national and international news arenas as well as banking and communications. The organization is internet-based and has its own broadcast channel.
Proactive was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in London, UK with additional offices in Australia, Canada and the United States. The bio-bean process diverts waste from landfill, incineration or anaerobic digestion to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and create carbon-neutral biofuels.
bio-bean help businesses to save money, achieve sustainability goals and increase transparency of coffee waste disposal.. .
Rise Art is the curated online gallery. We feature extraordinary art chosen by art experts from around the world.
And we are changing the way people find and buy art, making it easy for everyone. From using Artificial Intelligence and consumer psychology to shape our personalized recommendations.
To pioneering our try-before-you-by art rental offering that allows everyone to see work in situ. Rise Art makes buying great art simple risk-free and accessible.
We’re the marketplace for great art. .
Consumer-generated content is one of the most trusted forms of marketing and it has become a key component of brands’ marketing strategies. Miappi is a patent-pending, AI enabled SaaS platform that empowers brands to discover authentic consumer stories, manage the digital rights to that content and to distribute the most impactful media to marketing channels and ecommerce.
Miappi also saves brands money. Marketing teams can tap into an always-on stream of great content, meaning brands spend less time and budget creating or commissioning their own content..
RealSport is a fan-oriented sports media platform that is committed to providing fans with the all the latest from across the globe in a pop-up, fake news and click-bait free environment. RealSport serves its user base of 8 million with nothing but original high quality content, from Football and NBA to Mixed Martial Arts and League of Legends and 17 of the world’s other most popular sports.
We believe it’s all about providing real fans the highest quality original and unique content, written by real sports fans, alongside insightful analysis of breaking news that brings fan-oriented journalism to new heights. Our forward thinking commitment to new media also means we provide exclusive video documentaries, podcasts and short form video, brining to light the realities of the sporting world we all love..
dunnhumby is the world’s leading customer science company. They analyse data and apply insights from more than 660 million shoppers across the globe to create personalised customer experiences in digital, mobile, and retail environments.
dunnhumby’s strategic process, proprietary insights, and multichannel media capabilities build loyalty with customers to drive competitive advantage and sustained growth for clients. dunnhumby employs nearly 3,000 experts in offices throughout Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas and works with a prestigious group of companies including Tesco, The Kroger Co., Coca-Cola, Macy’s, Procter & Gamble, and PepsiCo.
The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in London. It operates as a subsidiary of Tesco Stores, Ltd..
Bazaar Daily UK
Bazaar Daily UK (often also known as Daily News International) is a British subsidiary of Bazaar Daily News (also known as Daily News America) a publication created by British-American exchange students. It serves as the European front for Bazaar Daily News, enabling the company’s immense presence throughout the region.
Mohammed Sultan H. Khane who founded each of the 6 news agencies that bear his name, controls the subsidiary.
The collection of newspapers first began in 2002 under the name Fashion Bzaar as a periodical written school assignment and then evolved into what was FashionBzaar.net 4 years later; followed by Bazaardaily.com, and then Bazaardaily.co.uk, and then Bazaardailynews.com all of which remain owned by the same students. The name of their brand pays homage to a Middle Eastern shopping market “Bazaar” and a daily news periodical which creates “bazaar daily news.” At least one of their websites is a marketing firm while the others are all newspapers..
Glow Digital Media
Glow Digital Media is a cross-device social ad management platform which enables advertisers to build, manage and optimise advertising campaigns across social media channels. As a Facebook strategic partner since 2012 and one of only five companies to be an early development partner for both Facebook and Twitter the platform is used by leading global brands including King, Spotify, Arcadia Group and Expedia to efficiently acquire, retain and monetise customers through social advertising.
Glow Digital Media is headquartered in London with offices in New York, Singapore and Hamburg and is backed by Avonmore Developments, Notion Capital, Project-A Ventures and White Star Capital.. .
We’re growing fast and always on the lookout for talent – visit www.cogrammar.com and apply to make real impact in your career and to #closethegap.. .
WAYN (Where Are You Now?) is a travel & lifestyle based social network with over 20.4 million members worldwide. WAYN aims to help its members fulfill their dreams by meeting like-minded people to do cool stuff with and by sharing their intentions and experiences with others.
WAYN also allows users to keep tabs on the friends they’ve met around the world, and meet new ones as well based on things they have in common. The idea for the site was hatched after founders Jerome Touze and Peter Ward returned from a backpacking tour across the world and wanted an easy way to keep in touch with the friends they’d met across the globe.
WAYN competes with other travel-focused social networks and services like [TripUp](http://www.crunchbase.com/organization/tripup), [HereOrThere](http://www.crunchbase.com/organization/hereorthere), and [TravelMuse](http://www.crunchbase.com/organization/travelmuse). The WAYN Founders have also launched a new dating site under the WAYN umbrella.
WAYN Dating helps people find their match based on doing what they love.. .
Linkdex is a SaaS platform that measures and improves search engine visibility and influence for Enterprise brands. Natural search as a channel provides most brands with their largest ROI.
How a brand, its products and people are represented inside search engines impacts a businesses’ ability to compete. Linkdex’s ability to unite the SEO, PR, Social, and Content functions in enterprise businesses is critical because managing search engines is no longer solely an SEO’s job.
Search is part of a wider marketing play that offers huge rewards for brands with insight driven strategies, engaged teams and optimal investment. Linkdex brings all of these areas together in one platform.
Breaking down the data silos, providing award winning insights and helping teams work together towards common goals. Linkdex is the winner of: UK Search Awards – Best SEO Software Award Winner 2013 US Search Awards – Best SEO Software Award Winner 2013 European Search Awards – Innovation Award Winner 2013.
Playmob is a games platform for brands with purpose. We connect the most meaningful brands to billions of mobile gamers, to take action and make the world a better place while positively boosting the brands bottom line.
Through leveraging playable-ads with our unique impact methodology, harnessing media space within existing hit mobile titles and tracking powerful values-based data and business data, Playmob aims to be the first global distribution platform, enabling brands to reach and engage gamers with their purpose. Playmob also benefits the publisher by meaningfully engaging with the player.
We see engagement rates of 30% to 50%.. .
The company publishes [The Financial Times](http://www.crunchbase.com/organization/the-financial-times), an international daily business newspaper with five editions in the U.K., Continental Europe, the U.S., Asia-Pacific, and the Middle East; and operates FT.com which sells content and advertising online as well as publishes information about the retail, personal, and institutional finance industries. Pearson Education was founded in 1844 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom..
Ubooker is a curated booking platform that allows fashion retailers, brands and production companies worldwide to hire high-level professional models and talents directly, with a few clicks and without having to go through a traditional Agency. The process is fast and efficient and it’s based to a proprietary technology.
Models and talents get paid fast after the job, while companies using Ubooker are saving significantly. The total addressable market globally is about $10 billion, including the always increasing e-commerce sector and the “long-tail” of the industry..
Rightangled aims to deliver actionable and reliable advice to its users and be the hub for all screening and diagnostic services to all its’ members.. .
Jellyfish works as a digital platform, supporting and drives digital transformation by providing strategy, technology, and training. It works in partnership with brands to help achieve business success through their marketing strategies.
It also works closely with innovators to create and deliver innovation that makes a genuine difference to a business. Jellyfish has offices spanning EMEA, the US, and APAC.
It was founded by Brian Wiegand, Mark Mcguire, and Rob Pierre in 2005.. .
Founded in 2006, Bigballs is a company forged through a passion for film-making and storytelling in the digital age. They were an early pioneer of ‘digital-first’ original programming, creating the world’s most progressive and successful social entertainment, including BAFTA nominated Kate Modern on Bebo (the world’s first drama for a social network), BAFTA nominated real-time festival drama Who Killed Summer? and Cannes Gold Lion winning social football game I Am Playr.
The ultimate validation of their approach was the launch of Copa90 in 2012, the home of football fan culture. From the beginning the channel set out to hero the most important people in football – the fans – promising to celebrate their passions and tell the stories that matter to them outside of the 90 minutes, that make the game itself mean so much more.
Since launch the brand has gone from strength to strength, breaking through 1 million subscribers in 2015 and leading to the evolution of The Copa Network, the largest digital football community reaching millions of young fans around the world via the most influential brands in global football fan culture.. .
EXTREME’s Vision is to drive positive change through extreme and adventure sports. This is realised through our integrated approach that encompasses the design, development and management of destinations, events, and media.
Operating for over 25 years, and as founders of The Extreme Sports Channel, our uniquely positioned brand lives at the nexus of sports, lifestyle, and entertainment with a loyal and passionate community of more than 20 million connected fans. As a go-to company for extreme and adventure sports, our passionate and experienced team use their knowledge and relationships to strategize, design, develop and manage some of the world’s most innovative destinations, spectacular events, entertaining content, and engaging brand campaigns.
We serve our partners and clients via a multinational presence, headquartered in the UK with bases in Europe, USA and the Middle East and promote all our activities through our support of over 125 ambassadors, activation of over 80 events annually 50 million video views monthly via our media network. All of EXTREME’s initiatives drive sport participation, an active and healthy lifestyle, job creation, infrastructure investment, and tourism whilst aligning with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and key government agendas from around the world Vision To drive positive change through extreme and adventure sports Mission Inspire to explore and experience.
Mendeley (http://www.mendeley.com) is a global research collaboration and networking platform. Their apps help scientists organise, share, and discover new research.
Since their launch in 2009, Mendeley has grown to more than 3 million users in 180 countries and institutional customers including Harvard, Stanford, and MIT. Their users collaborate in hundreds of thousands of groups and have collectively uploaded more than 500 million documents – creating one of the largest research databases in the world.
This data, available via the Mendeley API (http://dev.mendeley.com), powers more than 200 exciting new third-party applications that are making science more social and open.. .
Hollabox exists to help people make stronger decisions through user generated video. Decisions as simple as what to do at the weekend, all the way to influencing the homes we buy, the places we work and areas we travel.
We do this by empowering any corporate or person to access user generated video at key decision making moments. We’re doing this because corporates are crying out for User Generated Video as part of their audience engagement strategies.
Furthermore, consumers, particularly Gen Z and young audiences, engage most with this medium over anything else because of its high trust factor, and bitesize nature. We’re solving this with our self perpetuating platform and service that generates quality,experiential video on a B2C side, and allows any business to use that video and data as part of a B2B SaaS side,.
Woto enables its users to publish standalone pages of information and share that information through social channels. The platform can be used to create articles, blogs, landing pages, single page sites, and more.
Woto was launched in 2013 by Ian Collins, Yusuf Comez, and Ekin Caglar. It is operated from London, England..
Zao is revolutionizing social recruiting by enabling companies to offer referral rewards to their professional and personal networks for referral hires, in addition to their employees. Zao opens up a whole world of referrals from former employees, vendors, professionals and business partners, all who intimately know great candidates, and are trusted by the company.
Hiring managers love referrals because they are high quality, fast and low cost hires. Zao leverages social networks to make it easy for referrers to find and refer great candidates.
Zao also makes it easy to track and reward all the people that help companies make successful hires, whether they work for the company or not.. .
Twizoo is the world’s largest, non-stop source of user-generated content from social media. When customers love your brand, product and services, they shout about it on social media– like Twitter and Instagram.
Displaying these engaging pieces of social content where it matters most gives your audience relatable experiences from real people. Our Social Content Platform uses artificial intelligence plus the unique information on your pages to gather and display the user generated content that will resonate most with your audience, inspiring them to convert.
Twizoo is the only solution that can automate displaying highly-targeted social content across all of your pages. Thanks to a patent-pending AI, this means no time-consuming keyword set-up or human minions to curate content.
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the results. For more information, visit www.twizoo.com and follow us on Twitter @TwizooSocial.
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We provide a full range of traditional and cutting edge digital marketing services. Web design – We create digital experiences that excite and inspire.
SEO – we are convinced that SEO is the core of all digital marketing. Pay-per-clicks ads – PPC is a great tool for creating an instant effect.
Brand strategy – We will help to develop product identity and increase its assets. Web development – We create the streamlined, fast & industry-leading user experience websites.
Our digital marketing agency acts as a partner, designed to monitor the most important trends in this area and propose customized, effective solutions.. .
Infabode is the home of information for the Real Estate industry Connecting people with information: Infabode reduces the amount of time people spend trying to access key information from the Real Estate industry. Infabode connects its community of users with industry information from the Real Estate sector on one customisable online platform.
We are solving the problem of information being spread across the web and the time constraints in accessing it. Currently, if you want to know about investment into the London Office Market for example, then you would search on Google.
This is time consuming and relies on you clicking into a number of company websites, with a large about of information and data potentially being missed. So we created a free, secure, platform which allows this important disparate information, data and views to be held in one place.
Our vision is to become the ‘go to’ place for global industry research and information, enabling users to customise and access this data with ease. We work with businesses to include their research, insights, blogs, news and market analysis on one platform.
To date, there are over 500 companies contributing content. We break the global real estate industry down into 17 different sectors, everything from offices to hotels, sustainability, and debt.
Because of this hub structure, Infabode provides you with the latest industry research within the area(s) you are interested in.. It boils down to the idea that a platform with millions of students and instructors is very valuable, because it could be leveraged for distributing content such as educational applications, videos and digital books.
Mantra: Shopcade is leading the convergence of content and commerce, so consumers can keep up with latest news and shop related items all in one place. What we are: Shopcade is a tech platform that specializes in promoting the trendiest products, showcasing the latest content features and engaging socially with consumers.
Shopcade not only acts as a publisher and marketplace, but we also drive user engagement with personalised content that helps to boost both brand awareness and sales conversion based on customers’ preferences. Shopcade has been acquired by Lagardere Active in January 2017 and no longer operates on a stand-alone basis.
From a tech standpoint, we are passionate about data marketing performance and partner with platforms on projects such as for example: DEV OPS – backend optimisations, performance analysis, and troubleshooting – cloud infrastructure and agile dev best practices MOBILE – mobile API design / specifications SOCIAL & PERSONALISATION – Provide ability for users to create, share, and buy from wish lists – Provide email and/or push notifications – Implement sharing widgets – Enable Instagram tag matching – Run Facebook campaigns for retailers SEO Boost impressions and improve click through rate by – product tagging with microformat – sitemap creation & auto-updating – Page load optimisations ANALYTICS – User acquisition tracking and performance reports – A/B testing – Google Tag manager to allow marketing team to better make use of retargeting – Monitor click behavior and improve click through rate of campaign landing pages. .
Moneymailme is a mobile application that enables its users to receive and transfer payments with others. Moneymailme lets you send and receive money instantly on your mobile device, securely and free while chatting with your friends or during video calls with them.
Money can be transferred overseas in multiple currency formats. Moneymailme was founded in 2015 by Mihai Ivascu and is based in England..
Changing the experience of reading and writing stories for teens all over the world. Movellas is a self-publishing platform based around the Japanese concept of mobile short stories.
The market in Japan has exceeded 82 million people, meaning it became the fastest growing form of literature amongst Japanese teenagers. Users can create their own stories and publish to the social and interactive community, with fellow readers able to comment, give feedback and assist in developing each story.
Anyone can create their own ‘movella’ and it is accessible via the web or mobile device.. In March 2017, Gojimo was acquired by Telegraph Media Group..
Chirp is a social and competitive platform that helps users connect and compete with a global community of birders. The platform is engineered to fuel each birder’s desire to see more, understand more and to experience more.
It is a dedicated space to share sightings, compete with other birders, participate in birding challenges and view birding industry news and events. We exist to create an experience where passion and connectedness come together in a celebration of nature..
With a pedigree in TV, print, outdoor and direct, MediaCom has pioneered return on investment in new media too. So, whether utilising search, social networking or any other digital channel, we provide the same insight and accountability that has come to be expected as part of the MediaCom service.
The MediaCom network comprises 4,600 people working in 113 offices in 89 countries. We are proud to call some of the world’s most successful brands as clients, including P&G, Coca-Cola and the Volkswagen Group..
orderswift helps restaurants and other takeaway outlets improve their online ordering experience by creating a beautiful, fully bespoke ordering platform. Every restaurant can have a customised ordering platform which match their brand guidelines right down to colours, fonts and images.
Payment is handled through our payment partner, Stripe, which provides a beautify and secure payment experience. Restaurant’s also have the ability to analyse the information around their customers in orderswift’s CRM and analytics platform..
The most powerful comments, analysis and data insights platform. Data discussions: Analyse and organize every comment for the user.
Data democracy: Povides a world class NLP/Intent polling dashboard and data for every Qutee page. Data Influencers: Leading UK youtubers have adopted Qutee to drive more insightful discussion & collect data on their worlds & audience.
Helping to improve their own content while collecting insights for the brands they promote.. Brightcure utilizes the natural microbiome to reduce harmful bacteria and replenish the good bacteria in the vaginal flora.
Brightcure’s bioactive intimate cream boosts the natural immune system to promote a healthy urinary tract. BrightCure was founded in 2019 and is headquartered in London, England.
In 2020, BrightCure got a seed investment from SOSV and was selected as 1 out of 9 companies to be part of the world’s largest biotech accelerator, Indiebio, to develop its first product. BrightCure has been selected as one of the Top 7 companies of the McKinsey Venture Challenge, Top 5 of the Mayor of London Competition, has won Imperial College’s White City Innovation Program, and has taken part in the finals of ‘The Pitch’ London Competition being selected among 850 other applications..
Great British Chefs
Great British Chefs was established to inspire foodie around the world to create amazing dishes and to help them learn various cooking tricks. We work with over 150 of Britain and Italy’s Greatest Chefs and have developed over 3,000 recipes with them.
We get over 1m visits to the site a month and have 1.3m followers on social media. We work strategically with brands to help them deliver on their objectives and KPIs.
We create inspirational content that is designed to inspire consumers to engage with the brand and its story. For a range of our casestudies visit http://www.greatbritishchefs.com/advertise.
ckbk is a new digital subscription service for food lovers, often compared to “Spotify for recipes”. Building on a Top 1000 list of the world’s best cookbooks, assembled with input from the world’s leading chefs and food writers, they have assembled a curated collection of hundreds of the world’s best and most influential cookbooks to create the ultimate one-stop destination for food lovers.
ckbk makes the full content of these cookbooks instantly searchable from any device, with access to 100,000+ recipes. Users will be able to create their own ” playlists” of favourite recipes, and find inspiration via personalised recommendations..
For more information visit www.smartology.net. .
Badoo.com makes it fun to connect with new people locally to chat, meet-up or make new friends. Badoo has currently just over 340 million registered members.
If Badoo was a country it would have surpassed the combined population of the United Kingdom, France and Italy some time ago. Badoo’s fastest growth has been among young adults aged between 25 and 35 years old.
These young adults are looking to make new friends, rather than connecting with relatives and colleagues on other social networks. Badoo is currently growing by 400,000 new users every day.
As a freemium social network we offer a wide range of free services, plus paid special features to help you meet even more new people. Badoo was launched in 2006, and is now one of the leading social networks in Europe and South America.
We have 350 million users, with over 400,000 new sign-ups every day. People use Badoo to find new friends in 191 countries and 44 languages.
Badoo has 350 employees and is based in London, with offices in Moscow and San Francisco. For more information please visit www.badoo.com.
An app-centered, lifestyle, health & longevity optimising global platform. B2B and B2C.
Integration of on-line and real-life. Our vision is to change the way the world ages, to enrich the lives of our SuperAgers, to bring wider & global positive impact, to connect business with our demographic and to create a new, meaningful social network.
The company was founded in 2019 and is headquartered in UK.. Unibuddy was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in London, England, UK..
streetlife.com, the local social network, has a simple aim: to help people across Britain make the most of where they live by connecting with nearby residents, groups, organisations and businesses. The streetlife.com team believes that better connected neighbours build stronger communities, and that digital media has a key role to play in bringing together people with busy routines or reduced mobility, to discuss and improve the local issues they care about.
The site provides an easy way for locals to share practical information, advice, opinions, skills and resources. People sign up using their postcode, and can start and join conversations with others in their area.
Users can customise their settings so they control how much information they receive, the areas they’re interested in, and what they share about themselves. Main uses of the site include: – discussing nearby news, crime, planning proposals and public services – finding locals with common interests, organising and attending social groups and events – sharing skills and belonging with neighbours, from hedge-trimmers to spreadsheet skills – recommending and discovering local businesses and tradespeople – promoting, campaigning and volunteering for community projects and local causes streetlife.com is a privately funded limited company headquartered in Covent Garden, London.
Following a successful pilot in the London Borough of Wandsworth, streetlife.com is now available nationwide. The service is free for residents discussing local issues.
Find out more and watch a short video narrated by Stephen Fry at www.streetlife.com.. .
Samba re-defines advertising for mobile, delivering better engagement stats for brands, better yields for publishers and more choice for viewers of brand advertising. Samba ‘hyper-targets’ smartphone users by age, gender, device type, and operating system.
They encourage social feedback, sharing and clicks, driving earned media. They use a selector model to drive consumer engagement, empowering viewers.
An empowered viewer is an engaged viewer. Clicks and shares on Samba’s network are well in excess of industry norms.
Discover your target market, create campaigns, and convert them into fans. We make your target demographic aware of your existence in an organic way.
No pushy ads, no promotions and no spam. They choose out of their own free will to follow your story..
Convo is a mobile application that delivers free chat/messaging and calling functionality to its users as well as content from leading publishers. Convo works just as well on 2G networks as it does on the latest 4G or WiFi networks.
Giving the ability for all to consume, even if they are in a low/poor connectivity areas whilst also consuming far less data so you can make the most of your phone’s data package.. .
SoAmpli is an award-winning platform combining human and artificial intelligence to provide the best content for sales teams to share on social media, connecting them with relevant prospects. With SoAmpli, sales teams can access relevant content to share on social media, increasing their network and influence to convert cold leads into hot prospects.
Marketers save time on content discovery and distribution, increasing and showcasing the ROI of their content. SoAmpli helps enterprises remove the mystery behind how social media helps increase sales.
Our Specialities: Influencer Marketing, Social Media, Digital Marketing, Social Selling, and Employee Advocacy. Our journey & awards: – Featured in Social Media Today – Featured as a must-have app for marketers by Entrepreneur Magazine – Selected member of the IBM Global Entrepreneur Program – Google awarded $10k cloud credit – Selected for Web Summit Startup 2014 – Selected for IDEALondon accelerator – IBM UK Top 5 finalist and prize winner – Interop London’s Top 10 Tech Startup – Awarded Red Herring’s Top 100 Europe – BT Infinity Lab finalist and prize winner – Awarded Red Herring’s Top 100 Global – Selected by Cisco Lead Generation Program – Winner of Harvard Business School Alumni investment competition – Selected by BNP Paribas for the worldwide OpenUp start-up program – Top 5 Finalist for the fastest growing HR event in the world.
EarlyBird is a postal snacking service that delivers healthy snacks to its users’ doorstep. It provides its users with TasteBox, 5 healthy snacks and 2 unique teas, to help them through the working week.
Its TasteBox also contains music and art from up and coming artists. EarlyBird was launched in 2014 and is based in London, England..
Search is part of a wider marketing play that offers huge rewards for brands with insight driven strategies, engaged teams and optimal investment. Linkdex brings all of these areas together in one platform.
Breaking down the data silos, providing award winning insights and helping teams work together towards common goals. Linkdex is the winner of: UK Search Awards – Best SEO Software Award Winner 2013 US Search Awards – Best SEO Software Award Winner 2013 European Search Awards – Innovation Award Winner 2013.
A marketplace for continual growth and the global authority for AQ.. .
PlayJam’s core mission is to bring affordable gaming to the big screen. To that end, they have developed and operate a built-for-TV games platform that currently powers casual games on over 90 million Smart TV devices worldwide.
In doing so, they have created one of the largest, most vibrant casual game network around. In 2013, PlayJam announced support for Android and launched GameStick – the world’s most portable TV game console.
Working with leading TV and STB manufacturers, the company is licensing its underlying technology that will afford every household access to rich, affordable games the whole family can enjoy.. .
WokenUp is a global social network that transforms humanity for good and for those taking action on today’s pressing social and environmental issues. It drives positive social and environmental change, via a new purpose-built global social network that is specifically focused on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
WokenUp was established in 2018 and is headquartered in London, England.. .
Firefly Experience (Firef.ly)
Firef.ly is a mobile app that passively and actively stitches together the most important moments of any trip into a digital story of your travels. We integrate the best of trip planning, travel guides, journaling and mementos in a beautiful experience, designed for today’s smartphone-enabled traveller.
We at Firef.ly see a huge gap in the travel market for someone who looks at the entire lifecycle of travel and connects the dots; we aim to build a massively scalable travel ecosystem that consolidates the fragmentation currently seen in the travel space. We like to think of ourselves as Path for travel with the authority of Lonely Planet and insights of Nike+.
Our founding team includes leaders from award-winning digital agencies, experienced travel technology veterans, and trusted veterans from Lonely Planet.. .
TableCrowd is a real life business network that brings people together over food and drink. The company curates relevant, enjoyable, productive, social, and relaxed networking dinners that encourage meaningful conversations, promote sharing and provide the right environment to build relationships.
TableCrowd pride themselves on providing highly curated dinners with themes and speakers that are fresh and original. The company is passionate about their dinners having an impact fortheir community – after all it’s their raison d’etre.
From across the dinner table, partnerships have been formed, new clients have been engaged, teams have been grown and new business opportunities have been discovered.. .
We have the most advanced communication methods in existence, so why are so many of us feeling more disconnected than ever? It’s simple, whilst Covid has led to record growth in social app usage, major issues such as superficiality, low wellbeing and lack of real interactions remain unaddressed. blixr is transforming the social app through voice and bringing excitement, intimacy and authenticity to the market.
We’re helping people connect for real through socially responsible algos and by making the multi-platform process of meeting someone online to offline hassle free, simple & quick. People can connect online for friendship or romance, choose from a handpicked list of personally tailored activities and meet..
You may write to us at: BestStartup.co.uk/Fupping Ltd, 349 Royal College Street, London, England, NW1 9QS.