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Turkish Search Engine is coming online with a slogan: “national and indigenous search engine”

Desire to create an alternative to major search websites like Google, Yahoo etc, was stated by Ahmet Arslan, Minister of Transport, Maritime Affrairs, and Communication.

 

Upon this statement, Hakan Atabas and Fatih Arslan initiated works  who were working on this field nearly a decade and come out with the slogan “national and indigenous search engine” with domain www.geliyoo.com

 

Acc. to Bloomberh HT news, Hakan Atabas, CEO of Geliyoo stated that many countries worked on alternatives to Google like Yandex (Russia) , Baidu (China) etc. Similar attemps in Turkey were not successful to various reasons and he asked “why geliyoo would not be a Turkish national search engine?”

 

10 M Turkish Lira (nearly 2.5 M Euro = 2.6 M USD) invested website ‘s name was based one one of the most frequently used expressions used in Turkey : Geliyoo (which means it is coming)

It is planned that geliyoo.com will reach to 3 milliyon users in 2018 and targeting %7 share in its field.

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