Seattle, WA— MoxTree, an innovative social media platform that matches moms within their
community and allows them to share experiences, announced today the launch of its new platform,
which brings the site out of beta and debuts a new desktop and mobile site, as well as group
The entirely new platform was developed from the ground up by Victoria Oldridge – a busy mom of two – and refined by community feedback during the site’s beta.
The new site is designed to allow moms to easily find other local moms with overlapping interests. One key feature developed as a response to high demand, is the convenience of allowing users to create personalized online mom groups. The new launch enhancements also include a streamlined interface; a more streamlined sign-up process; a faster registration process; and an easier ability to add connections.The new site is designed to allow moms to easily find other moms in their area with overlapping interests. One key feature developed as a response to high demand, is the convenience of allowing users to create their own online mom groups. The new launch enhancements also include a streamlined interface; a more streamlined sign-up process; a faster registration process and an easier ability to connect (moms can automatically add anyone to their connections).
With the multitasking mom in mind, Oldridge created MoxTree. A multitasking mom herself, Oldridge wanted to address the fact that the increasingly frenetic pace of modern life makes it harder and harder for like-minded moms to find each other.
“Having a child in common is a great place to start when connecting with other moms, but it's not enough to form sustainable relationships,” Oldridge said. “We need to come together based on community-specific commonalities, lifestyle elements and personal interests in order to facilitate our connection.”
Oldridge also saw opportunity in the fact that women are embracing social media in record numbers. According to a recent study by Keith Hampton at Rutgers University, women make up 58 percent of users on all social networking sites. “Hopefully, we truly can change the way moms connect so that it is
“Hopefully, we truly can change the way moms connect so that it is easier, more efficient and takes into account the entire modern mom, ” Oldridge said.
Starting today, the new MoxTree is officially available at www.moxtree.com. Profiles from the beta version of MoxTree have been upgraded to the new platform.
About MoxTree—MoxTree, headquartered in Seattle, Washington, is changing the way moms connect. The new social media platform combines social media with community, allowing moms to share experiences and interests as it 'matches' moms more easily based on lifestyle and geographical commonalities. MoxTree allows members to form groups such as: fitness, professional networking and book clubs. MoxTree is ground-breaking due to its emphasis on the entire modern woman. For more information, visit: http://www.moxtree.com