Mehul Robin DasNov 22, 2022 at 11:17:51 IST
It seems the world simply can’t get enough of Koo, the multilingual Indian microblogging platform developed as a foil to Twitter and its “Western interests.” The homegrown social media platform was recently launched in Brazil with the support of the Portuguese language and it was very well received by the Brazilian people.
within 48 hours of its release, Koo app It has more than 1 million downloads in Brazil and was one of the highest rated apps in the country. It ranked first on both the Android Play Store and the Apple App Store just hours after its launch.
With its launch in Brazil and support for the Portuguese language, the Indian social media app is now available in 11 native languages. A Koo spokesperson says the platform is looking to strengthen its position globally by making the app available to more countries and launching it in multiple global languages.
Aprameya Radhakrishna, CEO and Co-Founder of Koo said, “We are so happy to see the kind of love and support that Brazil has shown us. It is great to be the top app in both the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store in Brazil within 48 hours of your fame in This support is a testament that we are solving a problem for native speaking users not only in India but across the world.”
Riding the momentum and love, Brazil’s celebrities such as Claudia Leite, actor Babu Santana, author Rosanna Herrmann, news portal Choquei have joined the Koo App. YouTuber Felipe Neto has become the most followed Brazilian on the app, surpassing more than 450,000 followers in just two days of joining the platform. Koo is also expected to see more adoption from across the country.
Mayank Bidawatka, co-founder of Koo said, “We are proud to start the ‘Make in India, Make for the World’ movement in the world of tech products. We made Brazil fall in love with India. With each new language and country launched, we will get closer to our mission of uniting A world divided by language barriers.
In June last year, Kou It has been officially launched in Nigeria After Twitter was suspended indefinitely in the country. Within hours of its launch, the Government of Nigeria also joined forces with Ko.
Recently, Kuo announced that they have It exceeded 50 million or 5 crore downloads This year, has seen a significant increase in the number of users, time spent and engagement since January this year. The platform plans to add another 5 crore users in the next year.