Knocksense is a local news and recommendations platform.

Basic Information

Lucknow-based Knocksense gives readers relevant and local content which is non-political in nature and does not breed negativity or sensationalism. It is a solution that disrupts the age-old network of reporters and stringers and creates an ecosystem of news reporting-curation-distribution-advertisements and subscriptions at the hyper-local level. The company covers news in certain categories such as development, social and health campaigns, F&B events, environment, travel and sports activities. It has currently presence in Mumbai, Lucknow, Kanpur, Goa, Indore and Jaipur. See more

Legal Name

:

Knocksense Media Services Private Limited

Headquarters

:

Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Founding Date

:

2016

No. of Employees

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21 to 40

Core Team

:
1.

Varul Mayank

Co-Founder

2.

Vibhore Mayank

Co-Founder

Timeline
2018
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Nov | Raised Funding
USD 50k raised as a seed amount.
2020
Jan | Raised Funding
Bridge round raised from Mumbai Angles Network, Marquee angle investors participated.
Jan | Raised Funding
200K raised from Mohit Satyanand's syndicate on lets Venture, We Founder Circle and multiple angle investors.

Target Market

B2B

All City Based businesses and freelancers.

Client Segment

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Clothing & Apparel, Consumer Electronics, Hyperlocal, Consumer, Services

Target Companies

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Startup, Small Enterprise, Medium Enterprise

B2C

Newspapers and radio consumers.

User Age

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Less than 18, 18 to 25, 26 to 34, 35 to 45, More than 60, 46 to 60

User Income

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Lower-middle Income, Upper-middle Income, High Income

Funding

Total Funding

$260.0k

Investors

:

1.

Amitesh Pandey

2.

Neelansha Dwivedi

3.

We Founder Circle

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Detail Round Breakdown

Round 1

$150k

Series Name

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OTHER

Date

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15th Nov 2021

Investors

:
1.

Mumbai Angels

2.

Appyhigh

3.

We Founder Circle