Shoutit a social marketplace to trade and connect with your local community
Shoutit is a social marketplace to trade that is an evolution of classified listing, it takes classified concept to new grounds buy offering social aspect such as folowing of people and stuff that maters to you.
On Shoutit users can post a request (shout) be it a good service or help they need and the amount they request and the local community and respond. They call also offer things for sale too.
Shoutit also helps you to build your shopping profile listening (following) to stuff that you like, and then it will try to always show you recommendations based on what you listened to (interested to). You can also build a listeners base which gives your shouts a louder effect and make them reach more people. You can follow a specific tag for example iPhone4 to see what offers are available for iPhone4.
The startup is based in Dubai and it is angle backed as per The National has 5 employees, the site has attracted more than 250,000 page views and 10,000 users. It planes make money by renting businesses a profile whereby they could send out targeted offers based on potential customers’ interests.