Case Studies

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Industry: Gadget Portal

GDGT is a portal that provides product reviews for gadget lovers. Think of any gadget be it computer, keyboard, tablets, e-book reader, gaming consoles, cameras, mobiles, storage devices, home theater and many more; and get best reviews from the experts in the field at one place, i.e., GDGT. Millions of users worldwide refer to reviews and updates on GDGT before purchasing a new gadget.

The Requirement:

  • Peter Rojas (Co-Founder Gizmodo and Engadget and Joystiq; technology and video gaming blogs respectively) and Ryan Block, Editor-in-Chief of AOL’s Engadget and Co-Founder of the community site GDGT were looking to create a first of its kind gadget portal.
  • However, they decided to trust Manusis Technologies in India with the creative task of building a unique gadget portal.
  • Peter and Ryan wanted a build a comprehensive gadget portal that would function as a one-stop referral site for gadget lovers across the world.

Key Challenges:

  • Conceptualize a unique portal specifically for gadgets.
  • Creating a portal that could feature the wide range of gadgets available in the market.
  • Designing the backend from scratch to make it scalable and flexible
  • Handling the expected load on first day of launch given the fact that founders had huge fan following.
  • Non availability of a similar gadget site to look up to for getting ideas and inspiration.

Solution and Benefits:

  • A unique solution for the client using Manusis in-house Manu Framework and emerging technologies.
  • The GDGT site was adored by fans worldwide,
  • Earned some great reviews from critics
  • Got $3.4 million in funding during the first year of launch
  • scaled very well to the load.


  • In-house Manu Framework and emerging technologies

Client Review

" One can be a little wary about working with an overseas engineering team, especially since with some teams you don't necessarily know what to expect. But working with Manusis has been excellent for our development -- they are very experienced, professional, and well organized, which means for us that they can take on large projects and execute against a rapid development schedule. "

Ryan Block, Co-founder, GDGT


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Shradha Sud

My experience with StoreHippo has been wonderful. I got full support from selecting a design to integration of payment providers. I highly recommend StoreHippo as a E-commerce platform for entrepreneurs who wish to achieve success in the online world.

Sachin Choudhary

I highly recommend StoreHippo as a platform for E-Commerce and Web Development. What is noticeable is that their platform is very flexible to incorporate all the custom requirements that I had. Kudos to StoreHippo

Ramakrishna NK

Great technology and a team paranoid about customer service excellence. I have already recommended them to many of my friends who are about to launch their start-ups

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