Twitter’s employee Diamond Young launched an app and podcast known as “BLK Directory” She announced this on Twitter. Nowadays, many social media companies are boosting black businesses, black entrepreneurs, and creators. They are creating ways for them to promote their businesses so they can make their names.
I'm so happy to share that I’ve officially launched an amazing new app and podcast! 🙌🏾🎉
Introducing @BLKdirectory, an online marketplace app designed to support black entrepreneurs and provide users with an easy way to find black businesses globally.
I will host the weekly podcast where I focus on sharing the stories of black business owners.
She further said,
I interview black entrepreneurs from all over the world to gain insight into their challenges, learnings in their industry, and overall experiences.
What is BLK Directory & How it will support Black Businesses?
BLK Directory (Black Directory) is an online platform that helps users to find black businesses globally. The aim of the app to increase the visibility of small black-owned businesses and help their business grow, to connect black-owned businesses and the community to help expand their global reach and impact. The app serves as a bridge and marketplace that connects the consumers to find black businesses.
The app user interface is clean, simple, and minimal, where consumers can easily find the services offered by black-owned businesses and entrepreneurs. The app consists of few different categories where the consumers can browse the listing.
Categories: This section has many listings like Apparel & Retail, Arts & Entertainment, Bakery, Beauty & Spa, Bar & Lounge, Bookstores, Catering, Coffee Shop, and many others. You can find your desired items, services, and businesses nearby without any hesitation.
Blogs: This section has featured news about the black businesses, podcasts, and updates about the app.
Business Detail: App developers believe in full transparency & In this section, consumers can find the details about the businesses, leave a rating and review any listings. Consumers and Business owners can chat with each other within the app. Isn’t that sound good?
Other features in this app are Home, Bookmarks, and Maps, where you can easily find the business location bookmark the favorite ones, and access it through the bookmarks tab anytime.
How to get more info?
To get more information about BLK Directory, visit their official website Home | blkdirectory to understand better. BLK Directory has its official app, which is available on PlayStore and IOS.