Welcome!

@CloudExpo Authors: Pat Romanski, Elizabeth White, Yeshim Deniz, Liz McMillan, Zakia Bouachraoui

News Feed Item

WeLink Launches Its First Social Community SDK

Enterprises and Mobile App Developers Can Use WeLink's Suite of SDKs to Instantly Create a Powerful Private Social Community in Any Mobile App

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/20/12 -- WeLink today announced the release of the first of its suite of "Social Community SDKs" for mobile apps built using iOS, Android and Appcelerator Titanium. Given the intensifying use of mobile apps on the one billion (and growing) mobile devices around the globe, WeLink was founded on the belief that every mobile app needs to be 'socially powered' with features that help build a connected community. WeLink's Social Community SDK is a white labeled solution that can be integrated into any mobile app and helps developers build social apps with awesome user experience in minutes. Today's news illustrates a trend in the mobile application industry of building communities around verticals, topics, ideas and activities. WeLink provides a social community for mobile apps aimed at events, employee directories, corporate communities, conferences, festivals, concerts, sports teams, games, schools, hotels, airlines and more.

Recently, WeLink was brought on as one of Appcelerator's top emerging ISV technology partners for 2012. COO Sandeep Johri commented: "Appcelerator sees a huge potential in WeLink's ability to facilitate the rapid development of social apps for mobile. I look forward to what the Appcelerator development community builds with WeLink's Social Community Module." In addition, WeLink also has partnerships with TEDx, Cvent / Crowd Torch and Appbaker.

WeLink's SDK (iOS, Android, & Appcelerator Titanium) technology & product features include:

1. Rich Social Profiles: Instantly pulls and displays social profile data on users from LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Klout, Kred, Foursquare, Instagram and many more. This includes an interactive wall of rich media shares.
2. Discovery & Search: WeLink's discovery tree provides a way to find people categorized based on topics; search profiles via keyword; sort people by metrics of influence.
3. Social Connect: Connect and link multiple social networks. Find common connections, path to users, and common topics and interests.
4. Offline Mode: WeLink works even without internet connectivity and ensures smooth operation at highly crowded events with limited or no internet connectivity.
5. Messaging: Communicate with other community members.
6. Customizable: WeLink can be white labeled and is fully customizable.
7. Other: Tags, analytics, social chatter, photo walls and more.

"Increasingly, people are living their lives on their mobile devices, and businesses are looking for ways to enhance the mobile experience for their users. It's a no-brainer that all apps should be social, but they're not. It takes an insane amount of time and money to build well designed social features for mobile," commented Nathan Chandra at WeLink. "Our mission is clear: to socially power all mobile apps in minutes. WeLink provides a development tool; a simple solution that integrates a richly connected social community into any regular mobile app. We make developing beautiful social apps easier than 'falling off a log.' With ten lines of code and fifteen minutes of development, WeLink can transform any mobile app into a socially connected, location aware beast."

About WeLink
Founded in 2012, WeLink is a B2B company that offers software as a service to socially power mobile apps. Our suite of SDKs instantly provides a social network that builds communities which facilitates communication and social discovery amongst users. WeLink's UI is absolutely gorgeous, its social community module is filled with powerful social features, and it can be integrated into any mobile app in minutes. WeLink provides an insane amount of support to make sure the apps using our technology are successful.

Add to Digg Bookmark with del.icio.us Add to Newsvine

Nathan Chandra
Email Contact

More Stories By Marketwired .

Copyright © 2009 Marketwired. All rights reserved. All the news releases provided by Marketwired are copyrighted. Any forms of copying other than an individual user's personal reference without express written permission is prohibited. Further distribution of these materials is strictly forbidden, including but not limited to, posting, emailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, redistributing via a computer network or in a printed form.

CloudEXPO Stories
SYS-CON Events announced today that Silicon India has been named “Media Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Published in Silicon Valley, Silicon India magazine is the premiere platform for CIOs to discuss their innovative enterprise solutions and allows IT vendors to learn about new solutions that can help grow their business.
In his general session at 19th Cloud Expo, Manish Dixit, VP of Product and Engineering at Dice, discussed how Dice leverages data insights and tools to help both tech professionals and recruiters better understand how skills relate to each other and which skills are in high demand using interactive visualizations and salary indicator tools to maximize earning potential. Manish Dixit is VP of Product and Engineering at Dice. As the leader of the Product, Engineering and Data Sciences team at Dice, he takes a metrics-driven approach to management. His experience in building and managing high performance teams was built throughout his experience at Oracle, Sun Microsystems and SocialEkwity.
In this presentation, you will learn first hand what works and what doesn't while architecting and deploying OpenStack. Some of the topics will include:- best practices for creating repeatable deployments of OpenStack- multi-site considerations- how to customize OpenStack to integrate with your existing systems and security best practices.
SYS-CON Events announced today that CrowdReviews.com has been named “Media Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 22nd International Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 5–7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. CrowdReviews.com is a transparent online platform for determining which products and services are the best based on the opinion of the crowd. The crowd consists of Internet users that have experienced products and services first-hand and have an interest in letting other potential buyers learn their thoughts on their experience.
Security, data privacy, reliability and regulatory compliance are critical factors when evaluating whether to move business applications from in-house client hosted environments to a cloud platform. In her session at 18th Cloud Expo, Vandana Viswanathan, Associate Director at Cognizant, In this session, will provide an orientation to the five stages required to implement a cloud hosted solution validation strategy.