For our Weekly Startup Focus column, we are looking for ideas worth spreading and for innovative startups that have great potential and are providing valuable services to their clients and users. This week we introduce to you VersionPress (Czech Republic), Funzi (Finland) and ARTFLAKES (Germany).
Founded in 2013, this Prague-based startup offers an innovative way to utilize version control for WordPress. VersionPress is a free and open source version control plugin for WordPress built on Git, which allows you to undo changes, create staging sites and even merge databases. VersionPress goes far beyond than the basic content revisions already provided by WordPress and is surely going to be the next big thing in version control.
Founded in 2014, this Finnish startup is aiming to make education accessible to everyone – for free. Funzi makes mobile learning easy – the users have the opportunity to choose from high-quality courses on livelihood and wellbeing and learn practical skills on any mobile device. There are available courses on five languages – English, Arabic, Turkish, Soomaali and Kiswahili.
Founded in 2010, this Berlin-based startup is offering to the users the ability to discover amazing artworks, engage with artists and buy and sell handcrafted art prints. ARTFLAKES is not only a marketplace where people are able to purchase posters, prints and greeting cards, but also a very inspirational community that’s free to join.