Badongo is a file and image management and sharing appliation. Users can upload their files and also send or receive files. Audio files such as music and videos can also be managed using Badongo. Photo slideshows may also be created and shared with family and friends. Files may be dragged and dropped for upload or merged after splitting. Unlimited files may be shared with others by providing a Badongo link to the file. The advantage of a link to a file is that this technique eliminates the concern associated with attempting to share files that are too large. Links are easy to send and receive. Links can also be sent to multiple people. With drag and drop techniques, uploading files is easy and the application provides users with a simple way to share files and information without the burden of large file limitations.
Badongo was created in 2005 and is increasing in popularity in Asia, Europe and many other parts of the world. Located in Santa Monica, CA, Patrick Boden is the current CEO of Badongo. The company is dedicated to providing extensive support for its produce and applicable services. Users are attracted by the ease of use of the application and the benefits of sharing and receiving files through Badongo.
With Badongo, users can manage files with combined sizes that can total up to one gigabyte. However, other applications can have size limitations such as a maximum file storage capacity of 500 megabytes. Also, Badongo tries to simplify the file sharing and uploading process and also makes it easy to share large files.
It is easy to upload files with Badongo. The web application has an simple look and it is easy to navigate through the various sections of the application. A concise menu is presented at the top of the user interface and also at the bottom. Users can navigate to all areas of the application through the menu.
There are two types of user accounts that Badongo offers and these are the free account and the premium account. To use Badongo, people can register for free and receive unlimited storage space, photo albums, music playlists, FTP uploads and file management. Alternatively, potential users may decide to sign up for a premium account which provides priority support, the absence of advertising, no waiting periods, unliminted downloads and files that will never be deleted by the application. There is also a non-member type of usage on Badongo which has limited priviledges. Files on free member account and non-member usage scenarios can be deleted after a specified time period.
There are three categories of users and these are the non-member, the free member and the premium member. Non-members have very limited access to the the features of the application and do not have to pay to use it. Neither do free members. However, premium members are eligible for more features such as Badongo Buddy uploading and unlimited downloading limits. Premium membership plans start as low as a little over $4 per and can be as high alomost $10 per month.
For those who wish to manage various files including images, music and videos, Badongo can be used as a file hosting tool. Social networking individuals may also find Badongo useful for transferring and uploading various files on their profiles. It uses a widget to share files and enables users send or receive files. Those that want to share files as a group can also use Badongo to accomplish this objective by establishing a community within Badongo and providing each other with relevant access. Also, Badongo is available in many languages.