gosf.in – India’s 2013 Great online Shopping festival

2013′s Great online Shopping festival website is live at gosf.in. This year it will be held from Dec 11 till 13th. This year’s website has the option of Hindi language as well. Airtel, Intel & paytm are the 3 preferred partners for the 2013 GOSF. For 2013, the list of retailers participating is huge & have been listed alphabetically in the website.

Most of the companies which have an online presence are participating in the GOSF. From Airtel, airasia to Zovi, you can find all the online retailers in the list. Clicking on the website link will take you to their GOSF customized page. This online shopping festival is emerging as Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals of US.

gosf.in- India's 2013 Great online Shopping festival

gosf.in- India’s 2013 Great online Shopping festival

Karnataka Assembly Elections 2013 & Role of Social Media

Social media is playing a critical role in this year’s assembly elections in Karnataka to reach out to the urban youths. BJP, Congress & JDS have their social media profiles on Facebook, youtube, Twitter & Google+. Facebook has many official pages of contesting candidates & present MLA’s. In just a short span of 5 years, social media has become a popular tool for the parties to reach out to voters. Ads of the candidates are also coming up on Facebook.

Google+ hangout is a great avenue for the candidates to interact with voters. The official websites of the parties also have links to these profiles. With the increase in the internet penetration & more people going social, it helps parties to tap into the huge member base of social networking sites. To increase the interaction, they can ask questions, value the feedback provided by the voters & also post pics/videos. Below are some of the links to the profiles of the parties.

Karnataka Congress:
https://www.facebook.com/karnatakapcc
https://twitter.com/kpcckarnataka
http://www.youtube.com/user/KPCCKarnataka/feed
https://plus.google.com/111890294643466813358/posts

Karnataka JD(S):
https://www.facebook.com/janatadalsecularofficialpage
https://twitter.com/JanatadalS

Karnataka BJP:
https://twitter.com/bjpkarnataka
https://www.facebook.com/BJPKarnataka.official
https://twitter.com/BJPKarITCell
https://plus.google.com/116018699679405911187/posts