Web Summit was in Lisbon, once again giving a Portuguese stage to the best technological innovation has to offer at the global level. National startups have a great opportunity at the technology summit to gain visibility and notoriety, although some already stand out in the media.
One of them is Uniplaces, the most mediated Portuguese startup of the year. The online platform for student accommodation reservations has been mentioned in 285 articles since the beginning of 2019.
Unbabel, an artificial intelligence-powered human translation platform, had a very similar media performance, with a presence in 282 stories, second in the Cision ranking.
The technological Feedzai completes the podium of the most Portuguese media startups, with a total of 240 news items.
In the top ten places in the Cision ranking are also, in descending order, Attentive Indie Campers, Sound Particles, Go Parity, Seedrs, Aptoide and Planetiers, all with references in more than 100 stories in 2019.
The object of the study was all the news published, in the Portuguese editorial space, in more than two thousand media, in the period between January 1st and October 31st, 2019, in a total of more than four million articles analyzed.
The validation of the final list of selected startups that was subjected to research in the Cision database was supported by Corpcom, a Portuguese agency that since 2007 has been playing an important role in the communication of national and international startups, as well as in the communication of the Portuguese entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Cision is a global leader in communications and marketing services and software and provides an integrated service package for startups that enables the identification of influencers around the world with potential interest in their activity, distribution of press releases on global circuits and monitoring of information.