The Online Food Business Just Got A Little Tougher; Justdial forays into Food Delivery

The service is currently available on the web and phone and sadly not on Justdial’s mobile applications. This is probably because of the location specific nature of the business.

Soon JustDial Will Be An Internet Company; Should They Worry?

Internet & Mobile contributed to 62% of total search requests on Just Dial as compared to 54% last year. Its primary revenue source is paid campaigns through advertisers and it grew 21% compared to last year.

How ZatSe plans to take on JustDial in its home turf [Interview with Ashima Munjal]

Two year old ZatSe is planning to launch in Mumbai and nine other cities where its rivals have already established a strong footing. Born into the Munjal family, which founded one of the country’s largest auto businesses (Hero Majestic group), Ashmi Munjal is full of enterprise. Read more about how Ashmi Munjal plans to take on competition.

What’s cooking at JustDial? More products and services in the pipeline ahead of the IPO

Looks like the company has a few more aces up the sleeve ahead of its initial public offering. Some of the products and services that the company has launched this year or has plans to roll out this year are targeted marketing campaign, events, buy data and mobile apps.

JustDial to launch Quickquotes, reverse auction service enabling users to access quick quotes from nearby vendors

Given that JustDial has deep existing relationships with stores and service providers in the market, could this become a major marketplace (with reverse auctions) play online, as well as over the phone?

Hudku: A Global local search engine to meet all your needs

So how is Hudku better than Google or all the local search engines prevalent today? There is no local search engine today with global data. Every local search engine present today is for a particular country. In that country also a city has to be fixed by the user before issuing the search query.

JustDial Finally Files For An IPO – Raising Rs.360Cr

Local search major, JustDial has finally filed its DRHP with SEBI for an IPO. JustDial is looking to raise Rs.360Cr. through issue of 10.6Mn fresh shares. Few promoters are also offloading their stake. Last year around the same time, there…

Facts & Myths in Indian Local Search Space [Insights from an Insider]

Majority of online users continue to Google for local information. Vertical portals are busy optimizing their site for search engines, so that they could appear at the top or at least on the first page for most of the user queries. All of them vie for your attention and try to trick you to their respective sites. What’s the point? There was a problem of finding local information, but Google has solved it (yes, the same text search engine you use for searching porn). 60-80% of the traffic for all local search sites comes through search engines (primarily Google). Majority of these users come to such destination portals for a need based query. They are not in a mood to explore your site.

JustDial Reseller Program Rs.15 Per Record

If you can’t find it on Google, try JustDial. If you still can’t find it, you can earn Rs.15. JustDial has launched a reseller program to crowd source its database and also find resellers for its smart listings (paid) services….

Finally, JustDial Launches its US Service

JustDial was supposed to launch its US service in 2009 and the company had raised funds from SAIF Partners and Tiger Global Management for global expansion. Later Sequoia bought the stake from the two funds [for $8.2mn] and today, JustDial…