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ReferenceME
Location: 11 Plough Yard, Unit 7, London , United Kingdom United Kingdom
Founded in: 2013
Stage: Revenue generating
Number of employees: 6-15
Funding history:
- Date: 07/2013, Seed: $40 k (post valuation: undisclosed amount).
Investment Firms: T and Biscuits Media
Short URL: vator.co/referenceme
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Awards and mentions
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We have been regularly featured in the AppStore, as well as being selected for Apple's University Survival Guide.
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Selected as one of The Guardian's App of the Weeks.
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We won the best use of API at the Appster awards. It was a complete shock and an honour to be named amongst other winners like iPlayer, yPlan, Hailo and many more
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ReferenceME

Referencing, Made Easy
Startup/business
London , United Kingdom United Kingdom
http://refme.co

ReferenceME is referencing, made easy.

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Company description

ReferenceME is a fast and simple way to create and mange your academic references. 

Simply scan a book/journal barcode and ReferenceME creates the reference in seconds.

We have 10,000+ monthly active users, are currently featured on the AppStore and have been cited as a top 5 university app by many leading tech writers.

We have made referencing easy. Now we are making the whole educational essay experience smart and easy. Our business is data rich and product strong, and with the introduction of two new products in the next six months, we look forward to be a leading educational tech company in the UK. 


 


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Business model

- We want to incentivise students to achieve great essays. We are introducing goals and aims during the essay process that when achieved, will see our students receive rewards from big global brands like Asos and Spotify. 

- We are sat on valuable insights into undergraduate research at Universities in the UK. We are currently in the process of licensing ReferenceME to Universities so they can gain these insights whilst providing their students with an innovative referencing tool.

Competitive advantage

We are about to be in 60% of all Universities in the UK through a partnership with Blackboard Inc.

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