As the year comes to a close, we can’t help but remember how COVID-19 unleashed a new era of change that was full of challenges for businesses in 2020.
We’ve gone through our dashboard and wrote down the top 10 startups that stood out on our directory in 2020 amid these turbulent times. These startups ranged between e-commerce stores, graphic design, digital platforms for insurance & finding designers, online learning, and more.
Soovi.Store is now where pre-owned electronics are. Through Soovi.Store, customers can buy and sell their pre-owned electronics with services set for your convenience: installment plans, warranty, several payment methods, and even home delivery.
Soovi.Store is funded by Falak Startups, with a seed funding of $30,000. It also has a high rating of 4.9 on Facebook.
Some of their most important clients are MAYDAY, Joudran, paynas, Global Impex Logistics, homzmart, TAQA Arabia, Yolo France, and LDC.
Having high-quality illustrations without being a graphic designer is no longer a dream because DomDom is real. DomDom is the first graphic design platform for non-graphic designers tailored specifically for the MENA region.
DomDom has graduated from FEPS business incubator, with a seed funding of 50,000 EGP. Also, they are currently incubated at TIEC.
If you want to create graphic designs in Arabic and don’t know how to, Vexls is definitely for you where great images are as easy as drag and drop. As Vexls is a platform to make graphic design in arabic easier for non-professional users.
Worth mentioning that Vexls won the Orange Social Venture Prize 2020 for social responsibility in September 2020, marking the company’s 4th prize in 12 months after launching its first beta version in September 2019.
Read Top 10 Logistics Startups in Egypt blog.
If you’re working on your new home, you can scratch so many things off your list with Wadabli where you can easily hire contractors, designers, and more easily through their platform. Your dream home is one click away.
OVRtime is an Egyptian Indie games startup that work on AR, VR, game development, and game design, and gamification.
Insurance has never been so easy. Amanleek is a platform that specializes in insurance products aiming to make your insurance decisions easier, safer, and more well-informed.
Amanleek provides insurance from top companies like Tokio Marine Insurance Group, Orient Takaful Insurance Company Egypt, Allianz, Libano-Suisse Insurance Company, Gulf Insurance Group, Misr Insurance, Arope Insurance, and AXA Egypt.
Amanleek has gone through 2 funding rounds and received $35,000.
This is the place where pre-owned electronics get brought back to life. Atabaa.com is a marketplace for used electronics that go under detailed inspection before selling and come with a warranty card too.
8. El Academia
El Academia is an e-learning, e-class platform with a wide variety of online courses, certifications, and diplomas.
Read 10 SaaS Startups Made in Egypt blog.
WXYZ.shop is anyone’s one-stop-shop for authentic, genuine products made by Egyptian designers.
Falak Startups invest in WXYZ.shop.
Premast helps you save your time and effort on PowerPoint presentations by providing you with PowerPoint templates and solutions to suit all your business needs.
Premast numbers are, indeed, impressive. According to their own website, they got 30K monthly views, 150K monthly downloads, 200K slides created monthly, and 2K monthly users.
Despite everything that happened in 2020, the above startups and others were able to demolish any barriers and make the best out of it.
To all the startups that signed up on Startups Galaxy, now is your turn to top our directory in 2021! Are you ready?