Most popular mobile apps and top 10 websites in Iran
Some of the most popular Android mobile apps in Iran are Gmail, Google Maps, and Google Chrome with more than 30 million installs on Android devices. Other communication apps such as Telegram, Instagram, and WhatsApp range from 12 to 17 million installs. And the top 10 websites are listed as follows.
Most Visited Websites in Iran
Varzesh3 is a sports news website for Persians which is publicly available for users who want to be aware of the most reliable and updated sports news.
It is the most visited Persian website in Iran, according to the reliable sources.
Launched in Feb. 2007, Digikala is a fast-growing market leader in e-commerce in Iran (Like Amazon) which is now one of the most visited online stores in the Middle East. Digikala is known for its unique business model, reliable platform, and customer-centric approach. Price match policy, free and easy return service, rich and unbiased product content and reviews are offered by Digikala.
Aparat is one of the video sharing services (like YouTube) in Iran which began on April 13, 2011. It provides video uploading and sharing, video channel management and fast video streaming.
SHAPARAK is the backbone of card-based payments in Iran. Electronic Card Payment Network System (SHAPARAK) is a platform which brings together payment service providers (PSP) and their POS terminals in a highly integrated system. By advocating central management and monitoring functionality this system guarantees the efficiency, effectiveness and the security of payment cards’ network.
SHAPARAK has put in place the required mechanisms for direct connection of payment service providers to the national payment and settlement infrastructure. In fact, the network functions as an advanced switch for accumulating and managing the payment system transactions and routing such transactions to other national networks such as SHETAB and the banking community of the country.
Beytoote is a Persian website which provides it visitors with various and most updated kinds of contents. The contents are generally categorized to news, entertainment, psychology, fashion, decoration, cooking, health, etc.
Blogfa is Persian free weblog hosting platform (like blogger) that supports both Persian and English languages and allows users to add or embed hyperlinks and multimedia in their blogs.
Namnak is a Persian website which provides it visitors with various and most updated kinds of news and other contents. The contents are generally categorized entertainment, Sport, psychology, fashion, cooking, health, etc.
Telewebion is Persian free video streaming service that provides Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) programs archive online. Visitors also can watch the programs live in Telewebion.
Divar is a free ads website and mobile app for all Persian speaking users. Users can sell or buy almost anything on Divar with no middleman. In Divar, Ads are classified based on locations and categories. Thousands of users are using Divar website and app on daily basis.
Tebyan is a Cultural and Informative Institute. It was established as an independent legal entity affiliated with the “Islamic Development Organization”. The main priority of Tebyan is establishing a comprehensive internet site containing religious, scientific, social and sports information. The website is also available in other languages, Farsi, Arabic, French, Russian, Turkish, and Urdu.
The popularity of these websites emphasize on the importance of the digital marketing in the Iranian digital market even more than before.