NEW YORK, Nov. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Kiwibox.com (OTC: KIWB), proudly announces that KWICK!, its recently acquired Germany-based social network, is ranked as one of the top social media sites and Android mobile phone dating applications in Germany!
For the 6th consecutive year, KWICK! has been ranked as one of top German websites in its category of the over 6,000 analyzed and index listed by The Book of Web Addresses 2012. Amongst the thousands of Web addresses reviewed, KWICK! continues to be recognized as one of the most popular web addresses in its social community network category for connecting the German community. The Book of Web Addresses 2012 is available in all German bookstores and is a leading internet trade organization publication.
Challenging for the top rated German phone app for dating, KWICK!’s Android mobile apps have duplicated its website’s social network connections for members’ phone activities. Currently second only to Zoosk, KWICK! and its mobile apps have given a positive balance to personal and private endeavors online. Zoosk, with over 50 million users, is the highest ranked dating App on Facebook. Yet KWICK!, with well over 50,000 downloads and an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars, has rapidly become known as one of the best dating applications in the Android marketplace.
Supported by KWICK!’s vast web, mobile technologies, and ever expanding user base, the Kiwibox.com network is poised to instantly respond to the ever-evolving market trends that are influenced via social connections throughout its expanding network.
About Kiwibox.com: Company History
Kiwibox.com was initially founded in 1999 to give teenagers a voice on the internet and was a leader in the teen oriented world for several years. In August 2007, the company was bought by Magnitude Information Systems, Inc., a publicly listed company. In 2008, the company launched a new version, Kiwibox 2.0 and in October 2009 the company launched Kiwibox 3.0, shifting its audience focus from teenagers to young adults. The new platform brings the community to the next level with the latest social network technology. As of December 31, 2009, Kiwibox Media Inc. merged with Magnitude Information Systems and renamed itself to Kiwibox.com, Inc. the New York-based social network. In the beginning of 2011 Kiwibox acquired Pixunity.de, a photoblog community and launched a U.S. version of this community in the summer of 2011. Effective July 1, 2011 Kiwibox.com, Inc. became the owner of Kwick! – a top social network community based in Germany. Kiwibox.com shares are freely traded on the bulletin board under the symbol KIWB.OB.