Online Social Network with Privacy
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Adris Chakraborty

Adris Chakraborty
Founder of LYK Inc

Piyas De

Piyas De
Co-founder at Lyk


LYK is a social network launched to connect the world and allow common users express their voice or opinion freely using private boundaries. Interestingly users can keep their Close connections invisible on LYK. Users choose their audience on LYK to define their communication either as post, group chat or a private chat. LYK lets its users comment privately on public posts or on group chats.

Key Offerings
- Users can add their Close connections and keep them invisible to the LYK network. All comments from these hidden connections will also remain invisible.

- LYK enables users to make their comments private on public posts. The private comments are only visible to the initiator of the post and those who commented limiting unnecessary interference from unknown connections.

- Users can chat and post from the same screen, deciding who should view their messages while sharing on LYK. Users can either choose to share a public post, get into a group chat discussion or select one connection to initiate a private chat on LYK.

- LYK Organizer allows users to mark important dates or plan events and share with others in the network.

LYK was Launched on Google Play, middle of March, 2017. LYK iOS and Web version is launched in Jan, 2018. Since then LYK witnessed more than 135,000 Downloads; More than 108,000 Active Users till date with 211849 Active Sessions and 1235793 Screens views.

The average time per user spends on LYK is more than 4 mins.

LYK Usages (As on March 23, 2018)

Total Downloads till date - 135636
Active Users - 108039
Sessions - 211849
Screen Views - 1235793
Screens/Session - 5.83
Average Session Duration - 4 min 28 sec

Age Wise App Usage
18 - 24 years - 27.05%
25 - 34 years - 33.50%
35 - 44 years - 15.50%
45 - 54 years - 12.50%
55 - 64 years - 5.50%
65+ years - 5.50 %

Gender Wise App Usage
Female - 45.85%
Male - 54.15%

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