After the Indian government banned 59 Chinese apps and started the Aatmanirbhar Bharat initiative to make India a self Reliant nation. More importantly, it motivated the Indians to give a thought to making things in India rather than importing them from other countries or using the application which are from other countries. Under this initiative, Indian software makers launched an application called Elyments App. So, let take a look at what is Elyments App and Elyments App features.
What Is Elyments App?
Elyements is an Indian based social media platform in other words its a combination of Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram. The app has features like messaging, audio, and video calls it supports conference calls too. And the best thing about this app is users can give commands in their regional languages as well. It has other features like feeds, it has a discover option where you can follow celebrities. It has some basic features like alerts for like, comments, friend requests, and filters for clicking photos, and much more.
Who Founded Elyments
Elyments was created by Sumeru software solution based in Bangalore. The app launched on July 5th, 2020 by India’s vice president M Venkaiah Naidu.
The App has been created by more than 1000 IT professionals. It is available on both Google android play store and Apple iOS App Store.
We know that privacy, data security is a major issue while using the internet and social media. We don’t know what these major companies do with that data.
So, keeping this in mind the creators say that the user’s data will not be shared with third parties without users’ consent.
The Creator of elyments says that its aim is to promote Indian brands on its platform.
This app was downloaded one lakh times in just 24 hours after its launch. just in 4 days. The app has around 1.3 Million plus downloads the app has a 3.8 stars rating on google play store.
The app faced some issues after the launch as the users were not able to receive the one time password which is required for verification of users. And some interface related bugs which have left its users in vain.
For this, the creators of the app say that they are adjusting their systems to sudden user demand and usage.
How To Use Elyments App
You can download the app free from Google Play Store or iOS App Store
1. After installing the app, open it.
2. You need to select your favorite language from the list.
3. Next, select your country and Phone number. After entering them click next.
4. An OTP (One-Time-Password) will be sent your phone number.
5. Finally, Display appears you have to choose your Display picture, First name, last name, and password.
6. You are all set to use the App now.
Elyments App Features
The app has a simple user interface. At the bottom of the screen, you’ll be able to find an option like Hub, Social, Chat, Alerts, and Settings.
In Hub, you will have a list of options to browse from like sports, music, Bollywood, news, and many more. You can click on browse and read the latest news related to it.
The social option takes you to the feeds page where you can post your content see others post here.
There is an option at the top right- “Discover” where you’ll be able to see the latest and trending posts.
Chat section allows you to chat with your favorite people like friends and family.
Alerts section has two tabs on the top that are ‘Requests ‘ and ‘Activities’
The Requests tab shows the friend requests. The activities tab shows your activities done by you.
The setting section allows you to edit your account setting and privacy setting.
Overall, the app is gaining momentum and it is at a growing stage and definitely it will take a certain period of time to measure up to likes of big tech giants.