the award-winning Instant Messaging application, today announced the opening up
of its Messenger API with launch of Chat Buddy Developer Program (CBDP). This
initiative is expeted to help branks, publishers, and independent developers
get access to the 90 million Nimbuzz users from across 200+ countries. The CBDP
allows developers to build chat buddies across various verticals such as Cricket,
astrology, shopping, games, news, besides utilities such as ticketing, movies
reviews, classifieds, etc. Nimbuzz has launched a separate section
@http://developers.nimbuzz.com to help handhold the developers, trying to gain
the first mover advantage on one of the biggest mobile platforms.
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Nimbuzz has also collaborated with the
below mentioned brands and publishers to increase their catlog of Chat Buddies
in World, the Nimbuzz App store.
IBNLive for new update
Cricbuzz for live cricket update
Twitter of tweeting from within Nimbuzz
Vantagetrade for stock updates
Wikipedia for ready-information
Youtube for searching & viewing videos
IMDB for movies reviews
Car Dekho for car prices & reviews
Price Dekho for price comparison
Future Dekho for astrology up date
Besides these, Nimbuzz expects to add
another 25 chat buddies developed by preferred partners in the next one month.
NWorld also hosts Social Games, Virtual Gifts, and Avatars.
“Nimbuzz Chat Buddy Developer Program has
been created with the objective of bulding a developer community which can
benefit from the ever growing Nimbuzz userbase. We look forward to some
exciting chat buddies in our eco system, driven by passionate developers,
brands and publishers.” Said Mr jamshed V Rajan, Chief Product Officer,
“With a daily average session time of more
than 55 minutes per user, Nimbuzz is an appropriate vehicle for a developer
ecosystem to flourish within a mobile application.”
“Very soon developers on Nimbuzz will be
able to monetize their chat buddies as well.” He added
How do brands, publishers & developers benefit?
- Access to 90 Million Nimbuzz’ers
- New and innovative way to make target
audience interact with the brand.
- A higher penetration into the target
users who spend at least 55 minutes on an average every day.
What Nimbuzz does?
Besides providing app developers with such
a massive platform, Nimbuzz:
Handhold developers through the development
Maximize the return on investment.
Share feedback through statistics showing the
performance of each Chat Buddy.
Provides support to improve the performance of
your Chat Buddy.
It is a win-win situation for users who
don’t have to download specific apps for these purposes, since Nimbuzz acts as
a one stop shop for all their communication and entertainment needs.
So, who is Nimbuzz?
is the perfect mass market lifestyle solution that unifies all communication
Nimbuzz is the perfect mass market
lifestyle solution that unifies all communication needs. The
multiwaward-winning Nimbuzz application enables people to enjoy free mobile
calls, video-calls, fee instant messging, social networking and other rich
communication features, using the Internet capabilities of their mobile device.
With more than 90 million users and more than 180,000 new registration per day,
Nimbuzz is currently used in more than 200 countries worldwide and is available
on thousands of the world’s most popular devices across all major platforms
such as Android, Symbian, iPhone, iPod touch, J2ME, as well as Windows and Mac
desktop computers. Web and WAP clients are also available. Every fourth mobile
user in India is a Nimbuzz user. Nimbuzz comes pre-installed in more than 210
number of handsets in India and is partnered almost all the local and
international OEMs. Nimbuzz has launched free video-calling and video chatting
facilities for its users on the iOS and PC users. The Nielsen Informate Report
pegged Nimbuzz as the most used chat application in smartphone in India.
Recently Nimbuzz also was awarded the Best
Android and Nokia application at the Mobiles in Dubai.