Poland

Slower growth for Morizon Group in Q2

Morizon Group, owner of Polish real estate search engines Morizon.pl and Nportal.pl and several other real estate classified sites, released its financial results for Q2 of FY2015. The revenue declined sligthly in Q2 FY2015 from the same period last year. In Q2 Morizon earned revenue of 3.6 million Polish zloty ($954,252 U.S.) – a decrease of six percent year-on-year (Q2 FY2014: 3.8 million...

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Otodom relaunched on new technology platform

Naspers’ Otodom, the largest real estate site in Poland, has just been relaunched with a fresh layout built on a responsive, web-design technology platform used by several other Naspers classified sites around the world. The main reasons for changing the platform were to increase efficiency of listings published on the site, and to enable quicker changes to the site in future, Otodom said in a...

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Agora’s Internet division increases revenue and profit in Q2

Polish media group Agora SA reported a 17.4-percent increase in revenue and a 18.2-percent increase in profit, compared to the same period last year, for its Internet division* in Q2 of FY2015. Revenue of Agora’s Internet division amounted to 39.9 million Polish zlotys ($10.6 million U.S.) in Q2 of FY2015. Included in this number was revenue from online advertising (33.4 million Polish zlotys;...

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Allegro’s mobile app statistics for the last 5 years

Naspers’ Allegro published its mobile apps activity statistics for the last five years for Poland. According to Allegro, the most popular among its mobile applications was the Android app. It has 4.5 million users and is used for three out of four mobile transactions. The first million downloads of Allegro’s Android app was reached by March 2013, 1,001 days after its release in July 2010. Two...

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New-look Gumtree.pl launches real estate price comparison tool

In Poland EBay’s Gumtree relaunched with a new lay-out built on responsive web-design technology, and a real estate price comparison tool. The site (here) got a completely redesigned home page and user control panel for adding new listings. The changes were made for an easier and more convenient user experience, the company said. Much attention has been given to making the site easy to use on...

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Allegro replaces its recommendation system

Naspers’ Allegro.pl partnered with Gravity R&D, a recommendation and personalization tool, to launch a new recommendation system on its platform. Until now, Allegro has been using its own recommendation system, but decided to change it after trying out Gravity’s solution. During the pilot implementation in 2014, Gravity delivered personalized recommendations to specific areas of the...

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