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FantasyInsiders

Fantasy Insiders is going to revolutionize the way you play daily fantasy sports.

FantasyInsiders is comprised of both established seasonal experts and data-driven analysts that know the game inside and out. They offer both free and premium products, and aim to give our members the same quality information that we were known for in our daily fantasy days.
Mar 2015 - January 2018

Problem:

In FantasySports the data is everything. To create a perfect lineup it takes tremendous amount of time bundle players in one team. To make a right decision, one has to consider multiple factors, follow the news and get with lineups in time. It becomes a full-time task due to complexity of finding useful data.

Solution:

To help users achieve their goals a fine software comes to the rescue. By connecting fantasy sports authors, top industry experts through an interface where information is updated in real-time. The unique technology available at a time among other providers allowed FantasyInsiders to stay competitive. StartupCraft team was able re-design and re-create the software using new technologies as well as adding unique features. One of the remarkable achievements were a creation of lineup optimisation tool which allowed users gain the unfair advantage and led to success
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Features:

SSO authorisation with RotoGrinders

Multifunctional Editor for Articles creation tool

Admin Panel

NFL players rankings
authors may evaluate players by different types, rankings are merged and the average of the authors is calculated. Thus, the players may visit the website and see the experts’ prognosis on *which*(strike out) players and teams.

Paid subscriptions
Different access levels basic/pro/advanced. Versatile set of subscriptions with multi-layered access levels.

Projections
Default win projections are sourced from various sportsbooks and adjusted to remove juice. Adjust win total projections as desired, then click submit to simulate the season. Simulated Pythagenpat Wins will appear in the inputs after calculation is complete.

Alerts (fantasy news)
A section where you can see the highlighted hot news.

Results:

New version of the analytical tools was launched in July and instantly gathered the attention by selling 60 subscriptions within the first weeks. The success was remarkable as this product became a technological flagman utilising most advanced technologies and performed with top-notch results. The current stage is the ongoing development focused on adding new features.

StartupCraft was a lifesaver for FantasyInsiders - it saved the life and brand of FantasyInsiders that we had put so much work into.

David Kitchen, RotoGrinders & FantasyInsiders, Creative Director

Project timeline:

Mar 2015
Oct 2015
March 2016
Aug 2016
Aug 2017
January 2018
Results:
Rebuilding application. V 2.0

Team:

Anton Valov
Anton V.
Front-end engineer
Denis Komogorcev
Denis K.
Front-end engineer
George Viazemsky
George V.
Lead Front-end engineer
Lyuda Dziubynska
Lyuda D.
Front-end engineer
Sergey Kluban
Sergey K.
Quality Assurance engineer
Svyatoslav Dardalan
Svyatoslav D.
Senior Front-end engineer
Vadim Shalamov
Vadim S.
Lead Back-end engineer
Vazgen Vardevanyan
Vazgen V.
Front-end engineer
Vladimir Katansky
Vladimir K.
CTO

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