India's First Campus Based Classifieds Website Turns One Year Old

Delhi, India (PressExposure) January 09, 2009 -- The emphasis is on providing solutions targeted towards solving problems specific to each campus. As a result, every university listed on the website is a portal by itself. SearchMyCampus comprises of over 70 such portals including Delhi University [] classifieds, Bangalore University classifieds, Mumbai University [] classifieds and more.

The website has evolved considerably in this past year. It began with basic features that allowed users to post advertisements and view listings by other users. It has undergone a complete revamp in terms of both features and design since then. The website now offers online campus classifieds management, comprehensive user profiles, better search and filtration, streamlined categories, discussion forums and more. New features are being added constantly based on user feedback and usage patterns.

The SearchMyCampus has engaged in several promotional tactics such as branding at college fests, a brief campaign on radio stations Fever 104 and Hit 95 FM, branding on auto-rickshaws and online marketing. This has resulted in a significant increase in usage. The website hit its first major milestone of 10,000 listings in August 2008.

The present focus of the website is on student jobs. ‘We have identified jobs as the primary requirement of students throughout their years at college. Students are interested in internships, part time jobs and volunteer work during their first and second years and in fresher job opportunities in their final year' says Group Program Manager Peyush Bansal.

SearchMyCampus will soon be expanding its range of services to offer more comprehensive solutions to student problems than just classifieds. Plans are also underway to expand the list of universities that the website caters to register yourself [] to add or visit all the classifieds details.

About Searchmycampus

SearchMyCampus is a venture of Valyoo Technologies [] Private Limited. The website was launched in December 2007. It is a campus based online classifieds [] website that serves basic student needs i.e. jobs, housing, coaching, gadgets, books, transport and events.The website presently caters to over 70 universities in India.

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Press Release Submitted On: January 07, 2009 at 12:40 am
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