Gaius Launches Hyperlocal App

Gaius Launches Hyperlocal App

Chennai, Thursday, 18 December 2019 (prsubmission): Gaius Hyperlocal Private Ltd. announced the launch of Gaius App for India and other emerging markets in Asia and Africa.

GAIUS aims to be the emerging markets largest online marketplace for hyperlocal communities to seamlessly create, interact and monetize through local content, services and offers. User generated content can be in any format- Texts, Images or Videos. Content can be seamlessly created using the apps easy drag and drop functionality.

The “Community” feature enables users to choose and be part of groups which are of interest to them. Currently, Gaius users have created communities revolving around education, food, women’s issues and more. Talking about communities, Arjuna Sathiaseelan, Co- Founder and CEO says, “We create and build relevant communities which helps people build a network, share and solve problems within the communities. Gaius Classrooms is an example of this community creation. The classrooms are designed to empower educational communities in colleges to enable students to quickly learn the latest skills, connect with local companies for jobs and internships and connect with local businesses for offers and services”.

Market place is another feature where small and medium businesses and retailers can target their local consumers by displaying their products for sale. Local businesses without an online presence can also create their business pages using Gaius App. Compared to directory-based websites and apps, the content on these pages are created and maintained by the businesses themselves. Merchants can also create their own ad using the Gaius App and target the consumer segment in their locality.

Gaius App can be downloaded for free from the Google Play store ( ) .

 About Gaius Hyperlocal Pvt Ltd.

Gaius Hyperlocal Pvt Ltd is a subsidiary of GAIUS Networks Inc. GAIUS Networks Inc. is a New York University spinout with an ambitious vision of solving the last mile content provisioning challenge for the next three billion users in emerging markets. GAIUS is committed to address the current gaps surrounding the WWW ecosystem in terms of privacy, local ownership of data and enabling a sustainable local content creation & diffusion ecosystem. 

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Gaius app empowers users to publish stories, create ads, join communities as well as buy and sell in the local market.

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