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Company Blyk
Websiteblyk.co.uk/join/s...
StagePrivate
Launched9/2007

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Blyk

As of November 2007, users sign up with Blyk and get a SIM card providing them with 217 free texts and 43 free minutes a month. In exchange, users agree to receive 6 brand messages (deemed relevant by Blyk). Phones supported by Blyk must be MMS-enabled. Blyk also lists cell phones and accessories for users to purchase from the site.

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    Blyk — in 09/09 Changed business model to partnering with mobile operators as Blyk Media. Continued partnership with Orange in the UK, very successful. Now part of UK's biggest mobile operator Everything Everywhere. (9/1/10)
    Posted 10/12/10 at 7:38am
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    Blyk — Launched Blyk in the Netherlands, partnering with Vodafone NL. Blyk directly consumer facing brand. (5/1/10)
    Posted 10/12/10 at 7:40am
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    Blyk — Launched in the UK as an MVNO for young people, ad-supported messaging service, all opt-in and profiled. Quickly grew to 200,000 members with 40-50 % response rates and at 25 % on average. (9/1/07)
    Posted 10/12/10 at 7:35am

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