Futurezoom.com is an online marketing machine for small scale business that provides them with an automated system that accurately display their true customer rating.
Futurezoom.com was developed keeping in mind the small scale business who were not aware about online rating systems and how it can be of help to them in gaining more business. It's main purpose is to ignite the creative fires in small business, and build a level playing field for them. It provides small scale companies an automated system, acting as a company's marketing machine and the local businesses can accurately display their true customer rating for everyone to see and also obtaining a firm grip on future marketing to those customers.
Proposition & Solution
Xicom developed a professional web application and mobile apps (iPhone / Android) for Futurezoom which can be used by any company nationwide to get their online reviews displayed in the FutureZoom system. Our solution included the following features:
- Companies can register for 30 days free trial by using direct registration at the website. Once the free trial period has expired then the companies can opt for paid membership.
- FutureZoom does the marketing for the companies to their customers through a series of communications which are all designed to entice them to review their most recent transaction with the merchant.
- Fututrezoom provides businesses with a one stop shop to store their customers data. Merchants get an online marketing machine for an amazing rate. Customers gain the ability to easily review their transaction on popular web portals, all with one click resolution.
- Companies can add the websites where they are rated and their ratings are updated in the system on a regular basis.
- Companies can reach out to their customers by sending them emails and requesting them post feedbacks about them.
- Extensive admin reporting for managing entire site activities.
Results & Benefits
Our solution met the exact requirements of Futurezoom and helped site to get many companies register with them in a short span of time. Following were the key benefits that we as a contractor successfully provided to Futurezoom.
- Futurezoom were able to launch and market the product timely as we as a contractor ensured that the deliverables were provided on time so as to meet all the deadlines.
- Futurezoom is extremely satisfied with the outcome of this project, and the quality of the finished product overall was very high meeting their expectations.
- Futurezoom worked with us using the DTM model whereby they hired dedicated resources and utilized the services of resources hired in the best possible manner by providing right set of tasks at the right moment.
- The mobile application developed by Xicom gained very high reviews from it's community users, further strengthening Futurezoom's relationship with its customers.
- Faster delivery of new features increased the client satisfaction, thereby increasing our revenue and customer retention.
The solution was developed using ASP.NET with MVC3 and WCF on the server side and XHTML/CSS3/Jquery was used on the client side. The entire web application extensively used new technologies, database indexing and database/application level caching for effective site performance and scalability.
Xicom is a very professional company and I am extremely happy with their services. The world would be a better place if more business's such as Xicom existed. Overall, their work exactly matches what we have asked, and there communication is the best as I am able to speak with the project manager the moment that he walks into the office. First time outsourcing a job, and its turned out to be a great experience. I will definitely be using Xicom for the long term and am thankful for their hard work and QUALITY!
Rich Frank (Co-Founder / President)