The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day (3/8/11) was “equal access to education, training, and science and technology.” This resonates with us at Webs, because we believe technology can be a great equalizer. We designed our Site Builder, for example, to level the playing field so that anyone can build a great site and thereby take their business to the next level.
Here are some examples of female entrepreneurs launching amazing businesses across mobile, social, and web platforms:
iPhone App Champs
In July 2010, the Huffington Post reported that an increasing number of women are entering the mobile development field, which previously had been dominated by men.
Examples of iPhone apps developed by women:
- BabyMedBasics by Tara Summers, lifesaving instructions for parents and caregivers
- Home Routines by Rosie Wayper, a way to organize housework into an intuitive list
- Roadtrip Bingo by Gwen von Harten, a game appealing to girls on long car trips