Shopify Stores in Spain (ES)

This is a comprehensive report on Shopify Stores in Spain. We will provide you with information on these stores from many different angles, from distribution by category, number of products sold, growth, backlinks strength (SEO difficulty), popularity of stores, usage of social media, technology/apps usage and many others.

Update March 2022: we are migrating our data to new database and will finish it by the end of March 2022.

Top Verticals / Categories for Shopify Stores in Spain

We follow a modified Google Product Taxonomy for classifying Shopify Stores into respective categories. Each store is categorised into 3 Tiers using a machine learning model developed by our platform The number of Shopify Stores in each Tier 1 category can be found in the following table (for Spain):

Category Number of stores
Apparel & Accessories 954
Home & Garden 319
Hardware 130
Sporting Goods 103
Health & Beauty 89
Food, Beverages & Tobacco 51
Luggage & Bags 46
Toys & Games 40
Office Supplies 37
Electronics 33
Animals & Pet Supplies 32
Arts & Entertainment 31
Business & Industrial 28
Baby & Toddler 24
Furniture 21
Media 17
Cameras & Optics 11
Vehicles & Parts 9
Religious & Ceremonial 8
Software 6
Mature 5

Most common tags used by Shopify Stores in Spain

We have developed a machine learning model for automated generation of (up to 100) tags for each product name. Addition of product tags to your website can lead to better rankings and thus more visits from search engines. The reason for this is because tags better define your content for search engine algorithms. We have generated tags for millions of products sold by shopify stores. Here is a selection of more popular tags found for products sold by Shopify stores in Spain (full list on per category/vertical level is available with subscription to our plans):

10 piezas   certificado   clothing   cotton   cubrebocas   fashion   gold   handmade   kn95   mascarilla   mascarillas   mujer   online   protecci√≥n   salud   ss21   tapabocas   unisex   verano   vintage   women  

If you want to use our tag generation solution for your own online stores, please visit our website

Growth of Shopify Stores in Spain - number of starts by quarter

We are using whois information and other supplementary data services to determine the launch date of each store. Data for last 4 quarters are only available with subscription to our plan (see pricing for more information). The following table shows the number of starts of new shops per quarter (for Spain):

Quarter Number of stores started in Quarter
2021-Q1 269
2020-Q4 216
2020-Q3 143
2020-Q2 223
2020-Q1 91
2019-Q4 89
2019-Q3 50
2019-Q2 44
2019-Q1 40
2018-Q4 36
2018-Q3 31
2018-Q2 21
2018-Q1 24
2017-Q4 19
2017-Q3 15
2017-Q2 20
2017-Q1 18
2016-Q4 16
2016-Q3 10
2016-Q2 10
2016-Q1 15
2015-Q4 13
2015-Q3 12
2015-Q2 5
2015-Q1 10
2014-Q4 15
2014-Q3 4
2014-Q2 7
2014-Q1 1
2013-Q4 10
2013-Q3 10
2013-Q2 9
2013-Q1 2
2012-Q4 6
2012-Q3 1
2012-Q2 2
2012-Q1 4

Cumulative number of Shopify Stores by quarter in Spain

Another interesting table that shows popularity of Shopify Stores is the cumulative number of stores in each quarter in Spain:

Quarter Cumulative number of stores by quarter
2012-Q1 4
2012-Q2 6
2012-Q3 7
2012-Q4 13
2013-Q1 15
2013-Q2 24
2013-Q3 34
2013-Q4 44
2014-Q1 45
2014-Q2 52
2014-Q3 56
2014-Q4 71
2015-Q1 81
2015-Q2 86
2015-Q3 98
2015-Q4 111
2016-Q1 126
2016-Q2 136
2016-Q3 146
2016-Q4 162
2017-Q1 180
2017-Q2 200
2017-Q3 215
2017-Q4 234
2018-Q1 258
2018-Q2 279
2018-Q3 310
2018-Q4 346
2019-Q1 386
2019-Q2 430
2019-Q3 480
2019-Q4 569
2020-Q1 660
2020-Q2 883
2020-Q3 1026
2020-Q4 1242
2021-Q1 1511

Social Media Use by Shopify Stores from Spain

Social Media is an important source of visits for the online stores. We have analysed how many stores have Facebook, Instagram, Linkedin, Youtube and/or Twitter contacts on their website (if you subscribe to our plans, you can get social media/contact info for each of our 1+ million stores that we track). Results of our analysis are shown in the following table:

Social Media Number of stores with social media contact
facebook 2366
instagram 3024
linkedin 86
twitter 574
youtube 32

Email Use by Shopify Stores from Spain

Email is used by 688 Shopify Stores in Spain.

Phone Use by Shopify Stores from Spain

Phone is used by 212 Shopify Stores in Spain.

Domain extension use by Shopify Stores from Spain

If you are setting up a new online store and are unsure which domain extension should you use, you can check out our statistics below on which domain extensions are most popular in Spain.

Domain extension Number of stores with domain extension
.com 6732
.es 1773
.shop 142
.net 107
.eu 107
.store 80
.co 56
.fr 46
.cat 39
.de 27
.org 25
.online 22
.it 22 16
.pt 15 14
.us 9
.nl 8
.tienda 8
.be 6

Shopify Stores from Spain with Best Tranco Rank

For estimates of online stores popularity we use research-oriented top sites rankings from Tranco (Tranco research paper). Listed below are some of the most popular shopify stores from Spain, according to Tranco Ranks.

Domain Tranco Rank 77753 100877 112850 186355 193134 208035 301324 338664 356594 368473

SEO Difficulty (backlinks) - Distribution of Shopify Stores with respect to Open Page Rank (measuring SEO difficulty) from Spain

One of the most important factors for ranking a website on search engines is its backlink profile. We use open-source Open Page Rank as the measure of backlinks strengths of individual domains. Listed below is distribution of online stores over different Open Page Rank intervals. If you want to know which verticals/categories in Spain are the least difficult ones in terms of backlinks and SEO, please subscribe to our plans.

Open Page Rank interval Number of stores in Open Page Rank interval
0-1 1790
1-2 382
2-3 355
3-4 55
4-5 7
5-6 0
6-7 0
7-8 0
8-9 0

Number of products sold by Shopify Stores in Spain

An important information about a store is the number of products it sells. In the table below you can find distribution of online stores in terms of the number of products that they offer on their website.

Number of product range Number of stores in product number range
0-50 1844
50-100 636
100-150 240
150-200 210
200-250 106
250-300 104
300-350 90
350-400 64
400-450 56
500-550 54
550-600 36
450-500 26
600-650 16
650-700 12
700-750 12
750-800 12
900-950 10
850-900 8
800-850 6

Tranco Rank distribution for Shopify Stores in Spain

Tranco Rank is a measure for popularity of websites (for more information see Tranco research). In the table below you can find how many online stores are in different Tranco Rank ranges. If you subscribe to our plans, you can see which Verticals/Categories are most popular for online stores in Spain.

Tranco Rank range (lower rank is better) Number of stores in Tranco rank range
0-100000 0
100000-200000 1
200000-300000 2
300000-400000 2
400000-500000 5
500000-600000 2
600000-700000 2
700000-800000 3
800000-900000 3
900000-1000000 6