Glossaread Technologies Pvt. Ltd

  • Delhi, India
  • EducationE-learning, Paid Content, Consumer Internet

Harnessing Education through a single platform and making CHAPTERS of books available and affordable for students

Founded:
2015
Stage:
Beta Launched
Market:
B2C

Startup Video

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Glossaread: A Platform Solving Problems in the Content Economy | YOUR STORY

Glossaread is bringing together 2 parts of the problem together on a single platform. More monetization opportunity for the content creator through a User Pay model. For Users its Pay as you go, single chapters/articles #yourowninformationplaylist

Dec 13, 2016

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Platforms Solving Problems in the Content Arena | Medium

Platforms like Glossaread are taking huge steps to solve the problem of content creators in terms of monetization through User Pay. Media Brands, Authors/ Bloggers/ Education (books by chapters) are some of the categories .

Nov 21, 2016

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Platforms Solving the Problem in the Content Arena | Tech In Asia

Content creators realized, back in the early 2000s, the perennial damage of focusing too much on advertising and not addressing their consumer’s needs. They soon started fighting to change monetization practices. Read on the above URL to know more

Nov 14, 2016


Founded

Oct

2015

Funding

Jan

2016

New Product Release

We went Live

Mar

Customer

Customer Traction started

Dec

Customer

Laxmi Publications : India's biggest Publisher of books went live (200 books)

Jan

2017

Customer

Manupatra Publishing : India's biggest legal content publisher, went live.

Feb

Jobs


Online Content Executive Operations
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Pune, India
cms, Managing Content Dashboards, Publishing Content , content Management

Job Description
Glossaread is looking for Online Content Managers who will be responsible for publishing content on the platform. They will need to use the in house CMS, use the upload process, input tags, meta descriptions etc and the make eligible for it to be published for the front end.

The job involves eye for detail, computer friendliness, smart understanding of the dashboard, knowing the content flow and also using the appropriate descriptors to be more user accepted. 

The job role will also need additional ability to create content on the fly to seed across destinations and will need fresh thinking to continuously position the platform through fresh content rendition. 

Team Summary

Glossaread has been founded and majority funded by me. I have led the conceptualization and the business architecture of the idea and the market potential of the same. With over 16 yrs of cross media P&L experience in the domain, I understand the problems and the gaps.

Shuhaid Lambe, a tech developer by profession leads the tech architecture of the build for Glossaread. He has been VP-Technology, Barclays Bank, and prior to that has led technology solutions in iflex solutions, Capgemini, Morgan Stanley etc. He has over 15 yrs of technology lead and build experience.

The others in the team constitute : Developer teams led by Shuhaid+ legal + finance + HR team + Online content management team (2) + Business Development (1)+ Operations / mktg support + Design Team + External Agencies managing SEO/SEM/Social/Blogs/Hacks

We are mentored and advised by Mr. Arun Tadanki, Ex - MD of INSEA, Yahoo

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Product/Service Summary

#Glossaread has built a platform to make higher education more Affordable and Easily Accessible
#Lots of Students pursuing Professional Courses either Drop Out or Cant complete their course because they cannot afford to buy books and have to resort to poor quality photocopy material.
#Glossaread is tying up with leading Education Publishers and getting their course and reference books on board and splitting them into "Chapters"
# Each Chapter is made available at a cost cheaper than photocopying
#Students need not buy an entire book . They can pick just the chapter they want
# The Platform makes the chapters adopt into reader friendly reader format for students to consume
#Currenty each Chapter from course books like "engineering" costs Rs 9/-
# Students can buy them on single click through Paytm.

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