Mobile Apps in Africa News: #18

FEATURE: The week in startups


Africa’s startup scene is seeing new players and updates every day and this week saw the release of a new CMS platform aimed at those in creative industries.

Cape Town startup VIGO has launched myViGO and the company’s chief executive officer (CEO), Carl Wallace, told HumanIPO the goal was to cut down the time taken to build websites.

“Our content builder is pretty much what sets us apart,” he said. “If you have all the content for a client you can build a site in one, two, three, and done.

“It increases profit, because you can still bill as much as you want, but you cut down the time spent building the site.”

One startup that has gained a lot of traction in Kenya during the past year is Ma3Route, which has just released a host of new features for its crowdsourcing traffic app. MORE…

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