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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, 2009/10/06 - Verdurez.com, the first and unique social networking site for senior Indians, has launched instant messenger to help members network in real time.
The new instant messenger will allow Verdurians connect with fellow online members instantly.
This new feature complements the existing Chat Room on Verdurez where members can hold text, video and voice chat sessions.
Apart from instant messenger and chat rooms, the website offers the following networking facilities to its members:
• Groups & Forums
• Quote of the Day
• Discussion of the Week
• Poetry to Ponder Over
• Editor's Pick of News from the Internet
• Member Composed Poetries and Stories
• Image Gallery with Member Uploaded Photos
• Member Recommended Websites
• Seniorgiri Series eBooks
• Weekly Poll
• Verdurez Guest Q & A session
• Jobs & Volunteering Opportunities.
Verdurez.com is a social networking for older people of Indian origin aged 55 years and above. The aim of the website is to promote life after fifty-five. Membership is free.
The senior citizen social networking website, originally meant for older Indians, is attracting (and welcoming) non-Indians globally.
Apart from India, it has members from countries as diverse as Australia, Bangladesh, Bulgaria, Iran, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Mexico, Peru, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, UK and USA.
Verdurez.com is promoted by Ishita Sukhadwala, a London-based web-preneur and co-founder of DogMateOnline, a website for dog owners looking for a mate for their dog.