Why snapchat CEO commented India a poor country
Uninstalling snapchat and giving it one star rating on play store has become a common game in India. But uninstalling the app will not at all solve the problem. We must know the reason behind his comment. The comment that triggered so much Indians.
While Indians are increasingly downloading Snap chat on their smartphones, the company’s CEO feels India is “too poor” to seriously consider expanding its user base.
when one of employee raised the query that the app in India has a slow growth. Despite of being one of the largest markets of the world the app couldn’t expand itself India up to their expectations. Their estimated revenue was very little in India. Evan Spiegel replied ” The app is only for rich people not poor countries like India and Spain.
Recently, Instagram stories surpassed Snapchat in terms of the number of daily users. Instagram had introduced the feature in August 2016. Snap chat’s parent company Snap Inc. also filed for an IPO earlier this year.
Replies of India on the comment
The news reached the Indian social page admins very quickly. The news became viral on Social media . Indian troll pages took this news to a new level. The social media was full of jokes related to snapchat. According to some sources don’t know weather the news was real or not. But according to it Indian hackers for the payback hacked into snapchat. They leaked data of 1.4 million users into public. This shows no country is poor when it comes to talent. Snapchat surely has some reasons to worry.
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