Meesho in the list of the 10 best app downloads in the world
Meesho, the social commerce unicorn, became the only Indian company to feature in the list of the top 10 app downloads in the world in the non-gaming category for the month of October, according to available data from Sensor Tower.
According to a statement from Meesho, it also recorded more than 57 million downloads from the App Store and Google Play Store from August to October 2021, according to App Annie, making it the most downloaded app in all. categories in India.
Source: detection tower
Meesho saw its facilities in India grow by more than 120% qoq in Q3 2021, Outperforming all other ecommerce platforms nationwide for quarterly downloads.
The Meesho app is 12MB which makes it compatible with low end smartphones and low internet bandwidth to meet internet latency challenges even in the most remote corners of India.
Commenting on this achievement, Vidit Aatrey, Founder and CEO of Meesho, said, “We have always kept our users at the heart of our innovations. Whether it’s our first 0% commission model for sellers or building a small app, we make sure Meesho is easy for users to use, even in the tightest corners. remote areas of our country.
He added, “Our success comes from a precise focus on building for Indian Tier II + markets. With the aim of democratizing internet commerce for all, we will continue to digitize India’s unorganized retail sector with more initiatives focused on Bharat. “
According to Meesho, it has reduced barriers to entry, improved logistics infrastructure for Tier II + markets, and fostered discovery of hyperlocal businesses and products.
The company’s five-day festive sales event in October deepened the country’s underserved markets with over 60% of orders coming from Level IV + regions, including remote places like Khawzhwal and Sopore. Today, 5% of all Indian households shop on Meesho every day, he said.
Meesho aims to enable 100 million monthly transaction users by December 2022, Meesho has implemented several measures to bring new digital users online.