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May 10, 2011

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Pikimal – What’s The Best?

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Pikimal is a decision engine that allows users to search for products or topics, then compare, review and filter results in a certain product or choice category.

Target Audience: Everyone
Website URL: http://pikimal.com


Feedback sought:

  • Spending less than 2 minutes on the main page, do you understand what the site is about?
  • Do you understand what a “Piki” is?
  • Do you understand how to use the sliders?
  • What do you think makes Pikimal different than other comparison sites?
  • What do you think of the site layout in general?
  • Please share additional feedback/comments/usability issues.

About Pikimal:

Unlike search engines, Pikimal mines data to provide users with only the facts pertaining to their search, as a hopeful solution to SEO and marketing biased search results. As of April 2011, Pikimal has 13 full-time employees in Pittsburgh, PA, and various contractors around the world.

Pikimal allows users to adjust sliders to express what facts of a product are particularly important to them. These percentages are combined with an algorithm to provide users with product recommendations that are rooted directly in facts, but only the facts they find most relevant.

Ultimately, this allows the service to combine user data to create templates for popular searches, suggesting things like “The Best Digital Cameras for Moms” or “The Best Cars for Snow”, but the lists, considering their basis in fact, are free of marketing, SEO or bias.

       
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  1. [1]
    buffy00
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    Points: 50
    Rank: Level 3
    Has Helped 2 Startups
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    May 10 2011
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    Spending less than 2 minutes on the main page, do you understand what the site is about? YES! I…
     

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  2. [2]
    crice8818
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    Points: 75
    Rank: Level 3
    Has Helped 3 Startups
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    May 10 2011
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    Spending less than 2 minutes on the main page, do you understand what the site is…
     

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  3. [3]
    mustafa kamal
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    Points: 25
    Rank: Level 2
    Has Helped 1 Startups
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    May 12 2011
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    hi this is mus2.....' pikimal is the search engine which give the help to purchase and sufficient knowledge again…
     

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  4. [4]
    wwalker37
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    Points: 25
    Rank: Level 2
    Has Helped 1 Startups
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    May 12 2011
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    Spending less than 2 minutes on the main page, do you understand what the site is all about? Yes,…
     

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  5. [5]
    emerie
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    Points: 51
    Rank: Level 3
    Has Helped 2 Startups
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    May 13 2011
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    Spending less than 2 minutes on the main page, do you understand what the site is about? I…
     

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  6. [6]
    jenanderson
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    Points: 25
    Rank: Level 2
    Has Helped 1 Startups
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    May 13 2011
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    Spending less than 2 minutes on the main page, do you understand what the site is about?…
     

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  7. [7]
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    Points: 100
    Rank: Level 4
    Has Helped 4 Startups
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    May 13 2011
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      Spending less than 2 minutes on the main page, do you understand what the site is about?…
     

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  8. [8]
    ludwig
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    Points: 50
    Rank: Level 3
    Has Helped 2 Startups
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    May 19 2011
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    Spending less than 2 minutes on the main page, do you understand what the site is about? yup it…
     

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