An artist in Nairobi can use Soko’s platform to create a vendor profile using only her feature phone. She can use basic SMS text entry forms to upload personalized images of herself and her work, as well as product details. This information is then turned into metadata that is automatically uploaded to the Soko website, creating a virtual storefront with the entire world as her potential clientele.
Thanks Fast Company for the shout out! Get the full scoop on Soko’s innovative technologies highlighted in an interview with our co-founder Gwendolyn Floyd here.