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5 Emerging E-Commerce Platforms For Hassle-Free Shopping Experience

India is still evolving technologically, there is room for growth in every aspect. In today’s fast-paced world why do we need a directory when we have Google to point us to the best places and things around?

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India is a huge and rapidly growing market for online shopping. At this time when companies like Amazon have taken a lead, Indian companies are striving to expand their presence in the flourishing market. Being a developing country, people in India are inclined towards using e-commerce and its conveniences. People prefer using their mobile devices to access the internet and shop online within a single click with ease to Online payments.

Since India is still evolving technologically, there is room for growth in every aspect. In today’s fast-paced world why do we need a directory when we have Google to point us to the best places and things around?

Due to the pandemic leading to the nationwide lockdown, proved to be a silver lining for the e-commerce industry in India. High demands in new buyers, as well as sellers onto digital platforms, were recorded in the FY 2020.  The Indian e-commerce market has been a beneficiary during the lockdown as due to containment measures, a lot of people shifted to online platforms for the convenience of online shopping with ease to cashless payment.

Lockdown was just not favorable for the e-commerce sector but was also for the SME sector as many retailers and small business entities got the platform to sell their products. Many new e-commerce platforms emerged during the pandemic which eventually increased employment opportunities in the country.

So let me introduce you to the top 5 emerging e-commerce platforms today.

  1. is a venture by Rediff, that offers various categories in lifestyle such as books and magazines, watches, etc. It has ample products such as gadgets, books, home appliances, computer peripherals, and lifestyle products. There is a wide range of peripherals on the website. They provide you with far-ranging products from all categories at a minimal price.

  1. Shopclues

Shopclues is one of the renowned e-commerce websites and apps. They allow you to shop online at wholesale rates. They provide products from all categories. You can find more than 5 crore products across 12500 categories here. It has a user-friendly interface as it provides you with the facilities such as 24x7 customer care service, order tracking, etc. they also provide its customers with safe payment methods. You can always look for discounts on products on the website.

  1. Hokosoko

HokoSoko is an online marketplace with a variety of quality items. They have a wide range of home decor, home appliances, kitchen appliances and utilities, personal care products, trending electronics, etc at unmatched convenience, choice, quality, and trust. They give you the option for easy payment through either cash on delivery or prepaid. They also give you the facility of order tracking, placing, and general inquiries. They deliver to all metros, tier 2 and tier 3 cities with amazing reachability. Indian sellers, established or budding can easily sell their products on the platform. The seller just has to register and list their products to start selling online.

  1. Naaptol

Naaptol is India’s home shopping network which aims at giving its customer a never before online shopping experience. The app enables its customers to access the hot deals, place and track orders from anywhere anytime. You can find products from different categories like fashion & accessories, beauty, kitchen, electronics, home decor, home solutions, and wellness on the website and app. 

  1. Meesho

Meesho is an online shopping application that gives you the opportunity to work from home and earn money online by selling products. This application gives you the opportunity to start your own online reselling business. Apart from giving employment to a lot of people, Meesho also gives you a wide variety of products from hundreds of different categories. From fashion and lifestyle to home accessories, etc, you can buy anything from them at a very minimal price. They also provide you with safe payment options for your convenience.