Monday, March 07, 2011 02:01 PM IST (08:31 AM GMT)
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GETIT Launches Exciting Services on Phone
One Magic number makes life easy
Calicut, Kerala, India,
Monday, March 07, 2011
-- (Business Wire India)
GETIT Infoservices Pvt Ltd., the leader in directional advertising and pioneer of Yellow Pages in India, launched two exciting services today. getitFREEADS™ – a free classifieds on phone service where consumers can buy/sell anything and callGETIT™ an information service for 24x7 right answers in Kerala.
getitFREEADS™is India’s first free classifieds service available to consumers via a combination of phone and online. This enables effective and quick buying and selling of used products by enabling best response from users – even those who are not online users. Consumers can now dial 444 4444 for both callGETIT™ and getitFREEADS™. These services empower the consumers with simple, convenient, personalized, and credible solutions for local information and product transactions, that too free of cost.
Commenting on the Launch, Sidharth Gupta, CEO, GETIT Infoservices Pvt. Ltd. said, “The overall tele-density in India is now close to 67% with mobile communication fast gaining popularity and widespread acceptance. In the coming years, mobile devices are going to be people’s window to the world. Accessing Internet and social media platforms through mobile phones is gaining popularity just as their increasing use for entertainment and information gathering. Therefore it was imperative for us to re-launch our local search and classified services in a manner which is best suited to address the needs and desires of the mobile phone users. callGETIT™ and getitFREEADS™ stand proof to our belief that - anyone, anywhere in India, wanting any information on sourcing products and services, should find relevant and credible information, instantly, using the medium of their choice.”
“Kerala is one of India’s fast growing markets with many traditional businesses as well as modern industries proliferating in the state. Launching our core services in their modern avatar is a milestone for us at GETIT. We plan to now focus on various cities in Kerala in a much deeper way so as to be able to offer an enhanced experience to our users in Kerala”, added Mr. Gupta.
getitFREEADS™ makes buying and selling simple. It is simple to use, quick with results, convenient and free of cost. Consumers can now place free ads in various categories like household goods, jobs, vehicles, properties, Education/Tuition, Business/Service, Computers/mobile, Health/Holiday, personal etc. making buying and selling easy and effective.
callGETIT™ will provide 24x7 right answers and give users access to any local information on businesses across leading cities in multiple categories. It will provide relevant and updated search results. It is easy for people at home, at work, or on-the-go to receive information about products and services, matching their queries.
Both services can be accessed by consumers on dialing # 444 4444 from anywhere across India or visiting their websites www.freeads.in/ and www.getit.in respectively.
About GETIT Infoservices (P) Limited/
Established in 1986, GETIT Infoservices (P) Ltd pioneered Yellow Pages and later free-classifieds in India. GETIT focuses on bringing buyers and sellers together through information products and services. To users it offers high quality local search and classified services that can be accessed through any media – online, voice, mobile & print. Alongside it helps local businesses grow by bringing quality customers and enquiries. GETIT facilitates local businesses to be present across all media and new social platforms and benefit from the same in a transparent and measurable manner while taking away their pain and pressure of keeping up with changing media and trends. getitFREEADS has served over 1,00,00,000 customers over the last 14 years through its various print editions. It is now also available in a unique and innovative phone service as well as online.
More information is available on www.getitgroup.in
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