The State of Zid

Based in Saudi Arabia, Zid is an e-commerce in a box - solution that any retailer can use to start their eRetail. Zid helps them to build their own eStores (with their own name and identity) and integrates them with the supply chain players to enable them to manage and with ease.

Quarterly Growth

At present, there are 393 live stores running on the Zid platform.

Here is the quarter-over-quarter growth of stores running Zid.

Quarter
New Active Stores
2017 Q1
5
2017 Q2
21
2017 Q3
10
2017 Q4
4
2018 Q1
20
2018 Q2
22
2018 Q3
16
2018 Q4
21
2019 Q1
22
2019 Q2
22
2019 Q3
13
2019 Q4
5
2020 Q1
12
2020 Q2
12
2020 Q3
12
2020 Q4 (to date)
149
Cumulative Stores by Quarter

It's hard to know exactly when a Zid store was first created but we use a heuristic combining DNS and WHOIS data that provides a reasonable approximation.

Top Stores

Here are the top stores, powered by Zid, ordered by worldwide store rank.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
power store
13,875
2018/10/19
balsam-store.com
19,233
2020/08/07
متجر نقطة Nogta Store
42,594
2020/10/16
عسل رشوف
46,032
2018/07/06
افنان الطيب
47,876
2019/03/15

New Stores

Here are the 5 highest-ranked new stores that are running Zid.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
أناقتك في مكان واحد
3,850,701
2020/11/20
Snowwhite Arabia
1,277,949
2020/11/13
نورا شوب
1,430,834
2020/11/13
4baby store
4,072,579
2020/11/13
لمسات تراثية
4,210,696
2020/11/13

Platform Wins

Over the last 90 days, Zid has taken 12 merchants from competitive platforms.

Platform
Stores
1

Platform Win Stores

Here are the top stores won from competitive platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
سليب رويال
786,152
WooCommerce
2020/10/03
اس بلس
949,673
WooCommerce
2020/09/30
موناميز
1,420,675
Shopify
2020/10/20
روشن
1,432,489
Shopify
2020/11/28
wulfyshop.com
1,435,542
Shopify
2020/11/21

Platform Losses

Over the last 90 days, Zid has lost 2 merchants to competitive platforms.

Platform
Stores
2

Platform Loss Stores

Here are the top stores lost to competitive platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
New Platform
Changed
برنية للشوكولاتة والتمور
894,905
Salla
2020/11/13
كيدزكير
1,124,009
Salla
2020/11/04

Category Breakdown

Here are the top 20 industry verticals for stores on Zid.

Category
Stores
None
389

Country Breakdown

Zid is quite popular in the United States.

With a paid account, stores can also be segmented by region and city.

Social Media and Contact Info

Email and phone are the primary means of contacting merchants running on Zid.

This is in contrast with merchants using other e-commerce platforms that have much higher usage of social media channels, such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.

Type
Stores
Percent
Email
1
0%

Third-Party Technologies

Many Zid merchants run third-party technologies on their store in addition to apps from the Zid App Store. We're tracking 5 different technologies that have 972 collective installs on Zid stores.

Here are the top 5 third-party technologies, ordered by number of installs, across all Zid stores.

Top-level Domain Distribution

Most Zid stores use a .com domain. This is not surprising since alternate top-level domains have only recently been introduced and there is still a certain cachet associated with .com domains.

Top-level Domain
Stores
.com
269
.sa
34
.com.sa
29
.net
26
.store
13
.co
12
.me
2
.app
1
.cc
1
.gift
1

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  • Top-level domains
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  • Domain type
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