Press Release –

Gridz, a well-known IT & Telecoms solutions company in Dubai, UAE have now chosen Alivenow,  an award-winning full-service  social media agency in Bangalore as their social media partner who would thereby, take care of all their functions.

They specialize in Customized Development, Web Portals, IT Integration and Logistical Fulfillment Solutions.They aim at not only providing systems, but complete end to end solutions including consultancy, implementation after sales services and support.

The latest establishment by Gridz is a e-Commerce Portal called, “gridzDIRECT”. It’s a consumer electronics portal addressing both corporate and individual requirements. The portal has a user friendly purchasing process with a complete supplier, customer and logistics integration. One of the major differentiation of gridzDIRECT is the use of a locally approved payment gateway that accepts UAE Dirhams with no hidden charges. 

PRESS RELEASE: Prestige’s Forum Malls appoints AliveNow as its Social Media Agency

Bangalore, 27th June, 2012
The Forum Mall, one of Bangalore’s first full-fledged malls, has appointed AliveNow as their social media partner. AliveNow will carry out digital marketing activities for both Forum Mall, Koromagala and Forum Value Mall, Whitefield.

Mr. Rama Raju, GM – Mall Operations added, “Forum Mall being one of the pioneers of the mall culture in Bangalore, is gearing up to elevate the brand proposition to the next level. Understanding the demographics of our TG who are significantly prevalent on social media platforms, we are pursuing to establish a better user interface to engage them further. We aim to create such an experience wherein our customers, even while being seated within the comfort of their homes, can still interact with us. Our goal is to enable our customers to carry the experience of visiting our mall out of the premises and beyond, thus creating effective brand recall”.

AliveNow CEO, Adhvith Dhuddu said about this development, “We are very excited to partner with Forum Mall and the Prestige Group to promote this iconic mall on social media. Malls could benefit from these social media tools and push the brand towards better visibility, and we plan to execute some very innovative and interesting campaigns for Forum Mall on Facebook and other social platforms.”

About The Forum MallPrestige Group launched The Forum Mall at Koramangala – the IT Hub of Bangalore. Since its inception in 2004, The Forum Mall, Koramangala has been the most premium destination for Bangaloreans. The Forum Mall was the result of the convergence of shopping and entertainment and the emergence of family entertainment centers. A fine example of ‘shopper-tainment’, The Forum Mall boasts of 76 stores having the biggest brands catering to every need of the shopper spread across 3,50,000 sq.ft. And true to its promise, one is welcomed by a wide and exquisite array of brands such as Westside, Landmark, Tommy Hilfiger, Espirit, United Colors of Benetton, Mc Donalds and KFC. Besides elevating the shopping experience, it is a haven for the entertainment buffs with PVR’s eleven-screen cinema. Bringing alive the best of brands and amusement, The Forum Mall presents a novel shopping experience unlike any other.

About AliveNow: AliveNow is a full-service award-winning social media agency based in Bangalore offering a range of social media services. They have worked with iconic international brands like Hard Rock Cafe, Pepsi, Hyundai, Honda, Chevrolet and leading Indian brands like ITC, Prestige Smart Kitchens, Fortis, Barista Lavazza and more. In 2011, AliveNow was picked by Businessworld magazine as one of India 25 hottest start-ups and was also chosen by NASSCOM as one of the top 10 emerging IT services companies in India. In 2012, AliveNow’s CEO made it to the cover of India Today magazine as one of India top 20 young and emerging entrepreneurs

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INFOGRAPHIC: All about Facebook “Likes”

A wonderful infographic which reveals why a customer “likes” and subscribes to a particular brand page. It becomes important for all the brands to monitor eventually why a customer unlikes a page and even goes to the extent of unsubscribing from the news letters.

Some reasons:

1. The information is no longer relevant to them.
2. Too many information or updates from the brand page.
3. Bad experience with the business.

This infographic also tells you what to do, inorder to retain those customers.

Source: Saleschase

VIDEO: Aditi Technologies – B2B Social Media Case Study by AliveNow

Aditi Technologies, a leading Cloud, Business Intelligence and Product Development company approached us to help improve their social media presence. Being a B2B company, AliveNow took a unique approach to position Aditi online and this is how we completely changed their social presence in a 2-3 month period. Do share your comments on the video!

Don’t forget to watch our previous case studies about Kingfisher Explocity Restaurant week and the Prestige Smart Kitchen case study on how we launched their Facebook page.

VIDEO: Social Media Case Study – Kingfisher Explocity Restaurant Week

This is one of the most fun projects we had in a long time! Kingfisher Explocity Restaurant Week, one of Bangalore’s flagship food and restaurant events, was back… bigger and better and they wanted to go social! They came to AliveNow and this is what we delivered! Some incredible apps, superb engagement and fantastic results. Watch the video and find out yourself . Turn UP the volume, enjoy the video and don’t forget to LIKE!