United Arab Emirates

Shopify Stores in United Arab Emirates (AE)

This is a comprehensive report on Shopify Stores in United Arab Emirates. 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 United Arab Emirates

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 www.productcategorization.com. The number of Shopify Stores in each Tier 1 category can be found in the following table (for United Arab Emirates):

Category Number of stores
Apparel & Accessories 108
Home & Garden 64
Health & Beauty 28
Food, Beverages & Tobacco 23
Hardware 18
Sporting Goods 18
Electronics 17
Office Supplies 17
Toys & Games 13
Baby & Toddler 9
Arts & Entertainment 9
Furniture 7
Luggage & Bags 6
Animals & Pet Supplies 5
Media 5
Business & Industrial 5
Religious & Ceremonial 3
Mature 1
Software 1
Cameras & Optics 1
Vehicles & Parts 0

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Growth of Shopify Stores in United Arab Emirates - 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 United Arab Emirates):

Quarter Number of stores started in Quarter
2021-Q1 17
2020-Q4 16
2020-Q3 11
2020-Q2 7
2020-Q1 4
2019-Q4 2
2019-Q2 2
2019-Q1 1
2018-Q4 1
2018-Q1 1
2017-Q3 1
2017-Q2 1
2017-Q1 1
2012-Q2 1

Cumulative number of Shopify Stores by quarter in United Arab Emirates

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

Quarter Cumulative number of stores by quarter
2012-Q2 1
2017-Q1 2
2017-Q2 3
2017-Q3 4
2018-Q1 5
2018-Q4 6
2019-Q1 7
2019-Q2 9
2019-Q4 11
2020-Q1 15
2020-Q2 22
2020-Q3 33
2020-Q4 49
2021-Q1 66

Social Media Use by Shopify Stores from United Arab Emirates

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 424
instagram 510
linkedin 18
twitter 114
youtube 0

Email Use by Shopify Stores from United Arab Emirates

Email is used by 172 Shopify Stores in United Arab Emirates.

Phone Use by Shopify Stores from United Arab Emirates

Phone is used by 56 Shopify Stores in United Arab Emirates.

Domain extension use by Shopify Stores from United Arab Emirates

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 United Arab Emirates.

Domain extension Number of stores with domain extension
.com 336
.ae 49
.co 20
.fr 18
.shop 10
.me 9
.net 5
.co.uk 4
.online 4
.de 4
.club 3
.store 3
.us 2
.dev 1
.it 1
.in 1
.es 1
.com.co 1
.co.nz 1
.co.ae 1

Shopify Stores from United Arab Emirates 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 United Arab Emirates, according to Tranco Ranks.

Domain Tranco Rank
goldzonecollection.com 67473
nudress.com 174062
crokodeal.fr 560611
chicsta.com 723066
bartechco.com 905450

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

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 United Arab Emirates 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 99
1-2 21
2-3 10
3-4 4
4-5 0
5-6 0
6-7 0
7-8 0
8-9 0

Number of products sold by Shopify Stores in United Arab Emirates

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
0-50 300
50-100 108
100-150 54
150-200 52
250-300 18
350-400 16
450-500 10
850-900 10
500-550 8
700-750 8
400-450 6
200-250 4
550-600 4
300-350 2
650-700 2
600-650 0
750-800 0
800-850 0
900-950 0

Tranco Rank distribution for Shopify Stores in United Arab Emirates

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 United Arab Emirates.

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