With another year coming to a close we wanted to take some time and reflect on our top stories from 2015. Throughout the year we’ve talked about a range of topic highlighting everything from up and coming entrepreneurs, to the evolving landscape of ecommerce in the Middle East.
That’s why for our last post of 2015 we wanted to share our top five posts of the year. These posts generated more traffic and social shares than any others and are definitely worth a second look.
Number 5 – 5 Predictions for Ecommerce in the Arab World in 2015
At Payfort, we gather our teams in January and discuss the upcoming year. We did this at the start of 2015 and talked about the important trends for the year.
Number 4 – Saudi Arabia Ecommerce Law
Just a few weeks after our number five post, our first prediction came true with the Saudi Ministry of Commerce and Industry announcing a new ecommerce bill.
We shared an infographic that week to detail the law, check it out here.
Number 3 – Ecommerce in the Arab World
As you’ve guessed based on number four and five, we care a lot about ecommerce. Our number 3 post continues that trend with another infographic.
Number 2 – The 100 Best Twitter Handles in the Arab World
Social networks became an even more instrumental in 2015 and one of our top posts for 2015 reflects that trend.
Our list of the 100 people you have to follow if you are an entrepreneur in the Arab World remains a valuable list heading into 2016. Check it out here.
Number 1 – Six Arab World Ecommerce Companies to Watch in 2015
As a follow up to our 5 Predictions for Ecommerce in the Arab World in 2015 post, we wrote what proved to be 2015’s top PAYFORT post.
We chatted with our industry analysts to see which companies were poised for big things in the next 2015. Check out the list here.
So there you have it, our top posts of 2015! Was there a particular post that you enjoyed? Let us know in the comments below or via Twitter @PAYFORT.
Happy New Years from the PAYFORT team! We’ll be back with more great content in 2016!