It’s October and the celebrations are just picking up in our country. India’s diverse cultural heritage empowers the nation to spread all the more lights, music, and dance throughout the nation. From Durga Puja to Dandiya, from Diwali (the festival of lights) to Milad un Nabi (Prophet Mohammed’s birthday), some of the most anticipated festivals of the year are just around the corner, and we can barely wait for them!
Thankfully, the festive season also comes across as an opportunity for businesses to marvelously amplify their revenues and profits. Perhaps, even driving them more than they did the last year. So, if you’re planning to do the same, here are some tech-driven platforms that will surely help you out.
Shopmatic, upping your digital game: Shopmatic helps you to set up your own digital store with a few touches and swipes. It offers integrated ecommerce solutions with interactive chat tools (including WhatsApp- and Facebook-based chatbots) and secured checkouts. Shopmatic also improves the visibility of your ecommerce platform via Shopmatic World.
OkCredit, your own ‘Udhaar Bahi-khaata’: This festive season, say goodbye to your physical credit book or ‘udhaar bahi-khaata’ and replace it with a digital one. OkCredit enables you to create different accounts, manage them, and settle payments anytime, anywhere. It also sends free SMS to your customers, thereby ensuring that both of the transacting parties are on the same page. This also decreases your turnaround time in credit recovery by prompting your customer with the remaining balance.
Qbera, for quick and easy credit: The biggest challenge that businesses have to face during the festive season is that of credit. Here, digital lender Qbera brings about considerable difference by enabling you to avail loans worth up to Rs 15 lakhs. This happens with few quick, easy swipes and clicksand can let business owners pay its lenders.
HAPPY, forwarding smile for microentrepreneurs: Though credit availability might be relatively easier for larger businesses, the true challenge of credit underlies the ‘micro’ segment of MSMEs, where the data availability and visibility is considerably low. HAPPY solves this challenge by leveraging its AI-driven algorithms and channel-based approach. The platform has active partnerships with remittance players (such as POS vendors and mobile wallet companies) as well as different market entities. It sources relevant information of a credit applicant in real-time and disburses working capital loans to microenterprises in less than a minute, thereby solving an unfathomable challenge of the market.
Coutloot, let’s anyone sell online in 30 seconds: If you’re an established businessperson or a small offline or home business who is new to the digital market, or, rather, a budding entrepreneur finding your way into the realm of free enterprise, Coutloot is a platform that you must look forward to. The Social Offline-to-Online (O2O) commerce platform enables anyone to sell online like a breeze. The platform facilitates easy interaction between buyers and sellers via a social-media-based model, where you can sell anything to buyers all over the country using their automatic cataloging and bargaining feature You can also share the links of your end-to-end products over other social media platforms such as WhatsApp, Facebook, etc. and make a sale with just a few taps. What else could be a more opportune time to do it than the festive season? Get selling online in the cool new social way! Check the platform out yourself now, you’ll love it!
These were some of the most revolutionary platforms that can get you up and running during this year’s festive season. Another positive change will be that these platforms will further strengthen your digital footprint and prepare you for the future. It’s your time to rise and shine in the market, after all!