Internet Polyglot: Summary • Internet Polyglot was a “hobby”. • Converted to a high margin profitable business. • 2,000,000 unique visitors last year • 46% retention rate • I look for an investor/partner to scale uphttp://bit.ly/iPoly
Internet Polyglot From hobby to a business (Some details) Mikhail Gavryuchkovhttp://bit.ly/iPoly
Plans• Social networks integration• Connect People• User-driven content• More games• Add grammar, immersion• More lessons, more languageshttp://bit.ly/iPoly
Social Networks IntegrationPlay language games, earn trophies, postthem on Facebook Herewith I pronounce you a Knight Polyglot Sweet! Gonna post it on Facebook!http://bit.ly/iPoly
Connect People• Help people find each other – teachers and students, learners of the same language.• Let people play against each other.• Let people leave feedback on others’ progress.http://bit.ly/iPoly
User-driven content• Allow users create lessons with audio, video, images (crowdsourcing) and share revenue• Allow users leave feedback on lessons or report abusive content (crowd-moderation)http://bit.ly/iPoly
More Games Develop more games, make them more engaging Evolution of language learning process on Internet Polyglothttp://bit.ly/iPoly
Add Grammar: ImmersionCover more language learning aspects: • Add grammar lessons/games • Add immersion courseshttp://bit.ly/iPoly
More Lessons, More Languages • I received emails from American Indian tribes asking to add their languages. • Ulster Scots, Catalan. • I spoke to a fan of Internet Polyglot who wants to add hotel/travel industry lessons. • Lots of ideas from the vibrant community.http://bit.ly/iPoly
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