Wikio is a new kind of information portal: it is an easy way to find & track information. For its Founder, “wikio is the better swiss knife for info 2.0”. There are 2 guidelines for wikio: the service must be easy and personal.
With wikio, not only can you keep track of a specif topic on the web, but its goal is also to become The site to visit before shopping online. Indeed, they aggregate most of the available product info and reviews on one page: you can quickly check the consumer reviews, the expert reviews, the video and pictures of the products…
Wikio had 4 million unique visitors in October 2007, with 2 million unique visitors from France.
Pierre and his team will release the new version of Wikio in December 2007. At the same time, they will officially launch wikio in the UK. One of the key new features will be to give the ability to find the most popular videos on the web.
Interview with Pierre Chappaz
FYI, I also shot a video of Pierre in French.