Online Ad Spend in The Arab world – Statistics and Trends [Infographic]
Go Gluf has created an infogrpahic about online ad spending in the Arab world, it says that it is growing at a rate of 37% each year. Currently, estimated at 10% of the total Ad spend, digital Ad spend in the Middle East is expected to reach $1 Billion by 2017.
UAE account for 47.1% of GCC online ad spending followed by Saudi Arabia at 33%, this emphasis where should pan Arab web startups focus their visitors growth.
Check out the following infographic for more stats and trends, however it fails to tell the cut that Facebook is taking from the market, as many web portals are saying its is taking a bigger cut from their slice: