2018 was the year of venture for lots of companies, brand and people in the dream world and of course struggles, but overcoming all struggles, there are certain startups which played big.

These are the top 10 startups of 2018:-

1) 9Stacks

Founders: Sudhir Kamath, Pratik Kumar, Abhinav Nigam and Rishab Mathur.
Investors: Swati Gupta, Kartik Sheth, Purnima Khandelwal and Maheshwar Peri
Bringing alive the classic poker on-screen, 9Stacks is a unique concept binding all the Poker lovers together under one roof to start the game with 9 stacks of poker chips!

2) Active.ai

Founders: Ravi Shankar and Parikshit Paspulati
Investors: Dream Incubator, Vertex Ventures and CreditEase
In the age of technology, Active.ai makes it possible giving a beautiful human touch to Conversational Banking Services. They have made it possible to make conversations less robotic and consumer-oriented making the doubt solving process simpler!

3) AEON Learning

Founders: Karthik KS and Vikalp Jain
Investors: Kris Gopalakrishnan and Atul Nishar
Future Educators like AEON Learning are a blessing for working professionals. With the help of technology, they provide degrees in various management courses from prestigious universities. Giving e-learning a new look!

4) Airpay

Founders: Kunal Jhunjhunwala, Amit Kapoor and Rohan Deshpande
Investor: Kalaari Capital
Aiding global e-commerce and retail services for their monetary transactions, Airpay aims in simplifying the process of transaction much more smoother and flexible.

5) ALTBalaji

Founders: Balaji Telefilms
Catering to on-demand entertainment, ALTBalaji is doing a splendid job! From its gripping original series to the wide range of shows and movies, ALTBalaji is really worth your attention and tough competition for many and deserves a place as one of the Top Startups in India.

6) Ask Arvi

Founders: Sushant Reddy and Alok Tiwari
Investor: Jang Capital
Finding the right insurance is like finding the right partner for yourself. AskArvi has done a great job in automating this system, letting people find a perfect plan from their phones itself! This idea definitely makes them one of the best startups in India.

7) Avishkaar Box

Founders: Tarun Bhalla and Swati Gupta
An EdTech startup, Avishkaar Box stands by its name. They create mind stimulating products enabling young students to spark up their minds and double their imagination. Their invention Robby and Robby 2 are mind-boggling!

8) Biryani By Kilo

Founders: Kaushik Roy, Ritesh Sinha and Vishal Jindal
Investors: advantEdge Partners, Vun Network, Smile Group, StartUp Equity Partners, Thapar Group and Myron Ferro
Targeting India’s most favourite food Biryani, this company has reached in the veins of maximum people. Biryani by Kilo does what the name suggests, sends happiness parcelled perfect for any occasion. Guess what? It a rating of 4.0 on Zomato. Yummy idea!

9) Blowhorn

Founders: Nikhil Shivaprasad and Mithun Srivatsa
Investors: Michael & Susan Dell Foundation and IDG Ventures India
People dread shifting due to the hassle of taking belongings from one place to another. That is when Blowhorn thought to help them and made their place in one of the Top Startups in India. Blowhorn offers a better and safe option for people looking to move their belongings from one place to another!

10) Boltt Sports Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

Founders: Aayushi Kishore and Arnav Kishore
Investor: Undisclosed
How great would it be if you could increase your work out speed and also track your progress? Kishore duo has made it possible by merging fitness with technology to make lives healthier for all and successfully made into the list of one of the best startups in India.

All these startups were hits of 2018. We at StartupEd congratulate and wish them luck for future.

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