Discovering a celebrity on social media can be challenging and time-consuming due to parody accounts, competing platforms, confusing account names and the lack of time. Created with a goal to become the social networking hub for the entertainment industry, where everyone from fans to celebrities discovers, realizes and monetizes their star power, Socialgiri is an app that curates their own entertainment industry social stream, choosing among over 500 social media celebrities from Bollywood, Hollywood, music, sports, fashion & politics.
The app clears the way for fans to customize their celebrity social media experience. At the same time, it assists icons maximize their followers and earn potential by easily paving the way for fans to find and follow the celebrities.
Socialgiri app was launched in October, 2013 with its availability on iTunes for iPhone and Google Play Store, recently has been launched on iPad.
“We released this iPad version to thank our users for the 20,000+ downloads as well as respond to the demand we are seeing from the communities we serve.” says Co-founder and CEO Masood Khatri. “We’ll continue to grow in tandem with our users,” he continued, “and based on their suggestions, we already crowdsourced more than 300 stars that have been added to our original list of 200 celebrities.”
How the app works?
The app allows users to find, connect and follow their favorite celebs. It provides them with updates directly from the user’s favorite celebs streamed via the social media network of their choice like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.