Blog Post Parent Plans Education Networking Site

Info Edge India, the parent company of,,, and, is planning to launch…guess what?… an education-based networking site. [via Business Standard] The idea screams of the deadly me-too syndrome. The company is undecided about whether the site would be paid or unpaid. I hope Info Edge will try to learn some lessons from all the complaints users have against rival sites like, which has irritated many registrants by spamming their emails. [see comments for related links] Is anyone suffering from social-networking-site fatigue or is it just me?


3 Responses to “ Parent Plans Education Networking Site”

  1. Will be interesting to see what they come up with, hopefully its not one of those sites where students sit and exchange photos in the name of studying maths :-) Will it different than creating education group in Yahoo groups or creating education community in Orkut remains to be seen. Looking forward to an exciting product but 12 months is just too long !!!!