This article showcases our top picks for the best Iran based Content & Publishing companies. These startups and companies operate a variety of Content & Publishing solutions. We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands. Regardless, they are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Iran Content & Publishing Companies
Mehr News Agency
Mehr News Agency (MNA), as a private and non-official media was officially launched with Farsi (Persian) and English language services on June 22, 2003. As a matter of development and based on the will of clients, Arabic language service was also introduced on January 4, 2004.
“Mehr” in Persian means: kindheartedness. As now, MNA wired its news in 6 languages of Persian, English, Arabic, Turkish, Urdu, and German.
MNA, as its policy of development, has stringers in Europe, South America, Turkey, East Asia, and some Persian Gulf littoral states for the time – being but will be extended them in correspondents in near future.. .
Fars News Agency
Fars News Agency is a semi-official news agency that delivers news related to the government of Iran. In addition to Persian, the agency also provides news in English, Turkish, and Arabic.
It does not appear to have any advertising on its site. Fars News Agency describes itself as “”Iran’s leading independent news agency””, but news organizations such as CNN and Reuters describe it as a “”semi-official”” news agency which has ties to the government.
The Wall Street Journal has stated that Fars News Agency is affiliated with the Revolutionary Guard Corps. Fars News Agency’s managing director Saeid Noubari is a former head of the public relations office of the Tehran Justice Department.
Its managing editor Mehdi Fazaeli is also the spokesman of Iran’s Association of Muslim Journalists.. .
Press TV is a 24-hour English language news organization of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting. The website features news in categories such as arts, health, military, Sci-Tech, sports, business, and more.
The company is headquartered in Tehran, Iran.. .
The Iranian Startup & Entrepreneurship Media. Techrasa’s task is to expose activities of the startup ecosystem in Iran in English.
With the vision of empowering and inspiring the local entrepreneurs, It also plans to give startups the online exposure they need and promote Iranian entrepreneurs and show their achievements to the world.. .
Iran Startups is a startup community that promotes news, events, tips, and courses that are related to the startup ecosystem in Iran. It allows entrepreneurs to connect with mentors and get advice to build their startups.
Iran Startups’ programs include Meetups: monthly startup meetups that have a guest speaker and guest entrepreneur; Wiki: a Persian encyclopedia of Iranian startups, accelerators, incubators, VCs, Angels, and more; Techly: a source that covers Iran tech and startup news in English; and Lean Startup Machine: a 3-day workshop that teaches entrepreneurs how to build something customers want and run the right experiments to steer their businesses in the right direction.. .
HubSwot is an independent marketing agency which specializes in travel, recruitment, charity and over 50s marketing. Everything we do is focused on driving response and maximizing our clients’ ROI.
With consumers accessing multiple channels in multiple ways, we help our clients take advantage of new and existing routes to market by devising, designing and delivering campaigns to build your brand and increase sales.. .
**Endless Company** develops softwares and web services. There isn’t any limitations in Endless.
Any new programing language, new technology will be worked in this company. We love to use tech in every places and make the world more beautiful.
web services and specialized softwares are our favorites aspects but we don not restrict ourselves to these. In August 2010, _Arash Jafari_ and _Fatemeh Nemati_, decide to submit a company for their infinite ideas.
We have started from a little place but we will outgrow very fast.. .
After 2 decades of producing multilingual professional content for a variety of organizations, such as IRIB, Large Industrial Holdings, State Organizations, and Private Companies, the VCAST founders deeply felt the urgent need of a content producing platform. This accumulated knowledge alongside the experience of over half a century of presence in the startup ecosystem in the form of an investor, founder, business and consultant made this need deeper, and finally, VCAST was deployed in the second Number of the Tehran innovation factory with the mission of creating a content hub.
Among the main goals of VCAST are: providing consulting services, empowering businesses and content startups, and more importantly, these two are: launch and support the Content Startups based on the market needs. VCAST is a Persian content hub, in which all of the content production chains are gathered together in order to more synergy.
VCAST is one of the largest content production studios in Iran, whose founders intend to provide Iranian startup ecosystems with their years of professional content production experiences in different media. VCAST is unique and incomparable in terms of hardware and video and audio studios in the Middle East and its equipment conforming to the state-of-the-art standards.
The specialized acceleration services for the Iranian startup’s ecosystems activists are provided alongside the creation of a stable platform for content production in VCAST. In its accelerator, startup teams with the specialists in the content industry mentoring as well as financial and infrastructure supports of them become successful businesses that guide the Iranian content economic procedures.
These startups include the complete chain from strategy to content publishing. VCAST is now deployed at No.2 of the Tehran Innovation Factory..
Rooydad.TV is a live events broadcasting system (live streaming system). This system reduces financial costs and time with techniques and facilities provides for users to access useful content and raise event organizers income.
People can participate in their favorite event regardless of location and time, also organizers can find great sponsors for mid-roll ads or live subtitles and increase their income apart from selling live event thickets. They can sell tickets for offline event video as well.
Only nine months have passed since the launch of this service and it’s anticipated we will reach to the break-even point in the next three months. Rooydad.TV experienced three-fold growth compared to April and it’s predicted this business have exponent growth by the end of 2017 according to market trends and this fact that in the past year 5000 events have been held monthly across Iran.
Regard to pessimistic and inexpensive plan We expect 50 events will be broadcast live monthly at the end of 2017 and Rooydad.TV will earn about 500 thousand dollars.. .
BipFa is one of the first and biggest Microblogging and online social networking service in Iran. It enables its users to send and read Multimedia posts of up to 240 characters, known as “bips”.
In 2014, Bipfa had more than 300,000 users and more than 10 millions monthly hits.. .
Honargardi contains two platforms: a website and an application. The website contains information in an art magazine such as events and news on art galleries, i.e.
openings, subjects, artists’ resume, interviews during the events, articles on different topics of visual art, and any news concerning art all around the world. Also it has an online sale section to present works of art; besides, there is a section for online auctions.
Users can register in the website and use a forum which enables them to discuss and exchange their views, rate the articles and receive the weekly newsletter. A particular space has been dedicated to the artists to put their portfolio and present their art works.
The application helps users find their favorite events on the map and get them the best direction for the mentioned art gallery. It should be noted that all the galleries in Iran are supposed to be registered in the data base with their portfolios..
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