Sarmady The Number One Digital Network in Egypt Copyright 2009 Sarmady, All rights reserved. en-us (Hossam Nassef) (Mohamed Tantawi) Sarmady content manegemnt system Sarmady Sarmady latest news 48 22 Welcoming Shady Sabry as Marketing and Sales Director As Ashraf Maklad decides to take on a new professional experience and leave Sarmady, we'd like to thank him and wish him all the best ahead while welcoming Shady Sabry as Sales and Marketing Director at Sarmady. Sun, 12 Aug 2012 16:39:42 +0300 FilBalad Cinema Guide brings all the movie and cinema info at your fingertips! Egypt's most comprehensive cinema and film listing service has gone mobile with the new apps for iOS and Android based phones. Check out the latest films at cinemas near you. Thu, 7 Jun 2012 16:35:01 +0300 Meet us at the "Egyptian Marketing Summit" with Philip Kotler NEXUS Training Solutions will host the "Egyptian Marketing Summit" on May 27th and 28th, an event for all those holding a responsibility for the communications strategies of their respective organisations. Tue, 15 May 2012 13:31:30 +0300 helps Egyptians discover their favorite presidential candidate The Presidential Quiz is an interactive tool that aims to help Egyptians choose the candidate who most shares their ideas and values.

Users log into the colorful graphics-filled page to answer 12 questions, which sum up the most pressing political issues at the moment in Egypt. Mon, 14 May 2012 15:09:00 +0300
New: FilGoal Android Application You can now follow up with the latest updates from on your Android-based phone, through the new FilGoal Android application.

Launched at the end of April 2012, the app allows users to follow up with fixtures, schedules and results for the top championships in Egypt, Africa, Europe, and worldwide. Sports fans can find the latest news, analysis and features from, and also login and comment. Thu, 3 May 2012 15:16:18 +0300
Online Ticketing Available on has partnered with Tickets Marche to bring FilBalad users a brand new, integrated online ticketing solution for all the events that Tickets Marche offers. Thu, 5 Apr 2012 04:10:34 +0300
Here's to more than 10 glorious years,! has existed for more than 10 years now!

This is the landing page created specially for the 10 year anniversary of

Its unique content is availed to users to enjoy via web, mobile-internet, mobile app, social media, SMS and voice, both in Arabic and English languages. Thu, 29 Mar 2012 06:40:34 +0300
622 Promotion For a limited time only, Sarmady is offering a 50% discount on online advertising for products and services that are made in Egypt. Both Egyptian and international companies qualify as long as their products are made in Egypt.

Companies that qualify for this limited special offer can reach millions of daily visitors on Sarmady's network from January 25th through February 11th, 2012. Thu, 12 Jan 2012 08:30:40 +0200
Moment of Silence on Sarmady's Websites 2011 is coming to an end in few days. In it, are memories of change, of excitement, of condolences, of ambiguity for us in Egypt and for millions of people around the world.

Here at Sarmady, we have decided to close the year with a moment of silence as a respect of all the martyrs in Egypt and to allow our users to share their thoughts and feelings of the year with us. Fri, 30 Dec 2011 04:03:14 +0200 wins award for best sports website has been awarded as Best Sports Website in Egypt by the newly-established Syndicate of Online Journalists.

The award was announced at a ceremony at Al-Azhar University and was sponsored by Google on Wednesday, December 21st of 2011. Thu, 22 Dec 2011 09:34:47 +0200
22 Online Campaigns for Buy Egyptian Day Sarmady actively participated in the "Buy Egyptian Day" and wanted to raise awareness about the event to the millions of daily visitors on Sarmady's websites.

Banners were created to tell Egyptians how to know whether or not a product is made in Egypt by checking the serial number under the bar code of the product, which should start with 622.

Additionally, Sarmady gave away free advertising. A total of 22 campaigns for various types of brands ran on Sarmady's websites. The highest click-through rate (CTR) was registered by the Three Chefs campaign. The CTR was 0.82% which is considerably higher than the average CTR for banner ads (roughly estimated to be 0.2%). Thu, 22 Dec 2011 08:55:46 +0200
FREE advertising on Sarmady's websites for Buy Egyptian Day For Buy Egyptian Day, Sarmady is donating all of its online advertising inventory on Friday, 16th and Saturday, 17th of December to companies that are promoting their locally made products.

If your product is MADE IN EGYPT and you offer a promotion for the "Buy Egyptian Day", make sure you announce it to the millions of daily visitors on Sarmady's websites. Wed, 14 Dec 2011 17:11:00 +0200
More relevant, faster and more personalized user experience at has done a bit of re-modeling ... is always changing, and always responsive to the needs of users. As a news aggregator and news content publisher, the concept of design for easy and flexible implementation of new features is a core philosophy at Mujaz.

All of the changes make the user experience more relevant, faster and more personalized. Along with all these enhancements, Sarmady has developed a set of B2B solutions for advertising on one of the fastest growing and highly trafficked news portals in the Middle East. Wed, 9 Nov 2011 03:49:00 +0200
The Croc lives on .... just moved to a new home: the new I hear the funky, hip and upbeat melodies of a New Orleans-Style funeral procession ... Yes, ladies and gentlemen: Our very own, home to The Croc for the last 4 or so years is now officially closed (due to Hurricane-type events).

And, while it's certainly sad to see that channel go, The Croc is NOT homeless or retiring! Our loveable and cranky reptile reviewer of all things Egyptian, is now residing in several new places: (both web and mobile), Facebook, and Twitter (virtually, everywhere) Wed, 26 Oct 2011 04:38:00 +0300
October - the month for promotions and for new ad types! October is the month for promotions! Book a take-over banner on by the end of the month to pay 40% less. More discounts in the rate card, check them out!

We've got some new additions in our list of ad types as well: run on network banners, "home-page redirect" banners and advertising on the new with sponsorship buttons! Wed, 5 Oct 2011 06:10:28 +0300 Ranked as 61st Popular Website in Egypt, the automotive market leader website, registered a significant increase in Alexa's traffic rankings over the past 3 month, reaching 61st place in Egypt. The Alexa Traffic Rank shows how popular the site is compared to others in Egypt.

Also significant is that is now posting more than 15,000 cars per month on the site and its total number of visits surpasses the total number of visits for the next 20 websites in the industry, combined.

Advertisers interested in reaching the audience can now benefit from the October promo. Tue, 4 Oct 2011 10:16:17 +0300
New Managing Director and Sales Restructure at Sarmady Following Vodafone Egypt's total acquisition of Sarmady in September 2011, Hatem Dowidar, CEO at Vodafone Egypt, and Con O'Donnell, Sarmady Founder and Managing Director, announced the appointment of Shady Eneim as Managing Director, to continue leading the success story of Sarmady.

Additional to the above, Ahmed Helaly, current Sales Director, has decided to leave the company. As a result, a restructure was done in the commercial teams to now have both Marketing and Sales within one department led by Ashraf Maklad as Sales and Marketing Director. Thu, 29 Sep 2011 04:45:45 +0300
Ask where to go and what to do in Egypt everyday is an Arabic-language country-wide social directory and city guide that digs deep every day to offer the user information about upcoming events, cinema information, where to hang out.

The unique feature of is its comprehensive search and filtering option, allowing users to find exactly what they're looking for by querying the database, filtering it with multiple variables. Thu, 4 Aug 2011 07:13:50 +0300
Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) Launches Egypt and Middle East Local Council The Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) announced in July the launch of the Egypt and Middle East Local Council in response to the increased interest and investment in mobile marketing, and the need for industry support and guidance within the region.

The MMA's primary focus is to establish mobile as an indispensable part of the marketing mix. The MMA works to promote, educate, measure, guide and protect the mobile marketing industry worldwide. Fri, 8 Jul 2011 10:41:00 +0300
Reach millions of Egyptians online during the month of Ramadan! Ramadan 2011 Offer brings with it UP TO 35% OFF!

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Take your marketing into the mobile world What makes the mobile phone such an exciting marketing tool? To put it simply, it's the world's most essential personal device.

But the power of mobile as a marketing tool isn't just about the numbers - it also derives from the central social role of mobile phones in our everyday lives. Tue, 7 Jun 2011 09:07:06 +0300
Introducing the New Mujaz iPhone App The new Mujaz iPhone application is part of Sarmady's leap into the mobile application world since 2010 by providing easy-to-use apps that match user's interest and fulfill their needs.
In 2011, Sarmady continues building high quality apps for its content base, as well as providing app development services for its clients. Mon, 30 May 2011 06:18:26 +0300 home of the bloggers The newest star in the Sarmady galaxy is now 6 months old and since itís a quickly rising star, we are happy to introduce the 3rd phase of The newest update to the website includes new sections for opinions, reports and files, but most importantly, it includes the first official home of bloggers in Egyptian portals. Tue, 10 May 2011 06:28:57 +0300 NEW - social directory and city guide site Sarmady is re-entering the directory and city guide web space with The site is newly designed and is full of content for all of Egypt - restaurants, nightspots, events, hotels and much more, on the web and the mobile platforms. Tue, 12 Apr 2011 09:51:08 +0300 Growing With the ultimate objectives of increasing the number of visitors and enriching their experience on, Sarmady is focused on developing new features and adding new services to both the web and the mobile sites.

Worth mentioning that currently serves more than half a million unique users monthly, which spend on average 9 minutes per visit on the site. There are more than 15,000 car postings updated every month and the total number of visits on surpasses the total number of visits for the next 20 websites in the automotive industry, combined. Tue, 15 Mar 2011 09:47:00 +0200 - the news you want, the way you want it In continuation to its philosophy of bringing personalized content in a fully customizable news-reading experience, Sarmady is pleased to announce the launch of the second phase of, covering personalized news updates with regional targeting in the following countries: Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Iraq, Bahrain and Yemen. Tue, 1 Mar 2011 09:16:49 +0200 The Information Revolution We analyzed the importance of the Internet in the Egyptian revolution and asked the following: Is social media and Internet taking too much credit for what happened?

Information is power, and 21st century technology has unleashed an information revolution. The Internet, social media in particular, was used by youth for two reasons mainly: to plan and to report. Tue, 22 Feb 2011 07:38:00 +0200
Mobile Applications: a Year in Review At the start of 2010, Sarmady decided to make the leap into the mobile application world by providing easy-to-use apps that match user's interest and fulfill their needs.

Here is the review of all the apps released by Sarmady throughout 2010. Tue, 28 Dec 2010 01:21:48 +0200
SSR iPhone app by FilGoal - Made in Egypt, Going Global Change your way of following the game

December 2010, Cairo: Sarmady just released its premiere app innovation line: SSR by FilGoal iPhone app. The SSR App takes football experience to a totally new level of personal customization for football fans.

Con O'Donnell: "SSR by FilGoal is one of those things that once you've seen it you can't really understand why all sports apps aren't like that." Mon, 27 Dec 2010 08:57:00 +0200
Digital Start-Ups, Get Massive Exposure via Sarmady Network Entrepreneurs in Egypt get support and feedback from diverse NGOs, business people and through many events organized to help startups.

Sarmady's support for entrepreneurship consists of digital marketing and creates the cheapest ad network in Egypt for startups. Sun, 26 Dec 2010 00:41:00 +0200
Sarmady is back in the news ~ Growing the WEB and WAP internet reach ~

With an online network that reaches over 10 million users, Sarmady recently added a new online destination to the network:, thus growing the internet-reach in Egypt and in the region. Tue, 14 Dec 2010 02:34:00 +0200
Coming soon: ContactCars iPhone app version 2.0 As the first Arabic-language, automotive iPhone application in the MENA region, ContactCars took the automotive market to the next level since its launch in September 2010. Its soon-to-be released version 2.0 brings many new features, most importantly the availability of the largest database of used cars in Egypt.

The application provides an unmatched variety of information about the vehicles in the Egyptian market, including all the information needed to choose the best car to suit each user's capabilities and needs. Wed, 8 Dec 2010 06:19:27 +0200
"Mobile What's Next" Review Another great event was organized by Ideavelopers on Monday, November 29th, 2010, "Mobile, What's Next?". It was the second event in a series dedicated to the mobile business that gathered Egyptian entrepreneurs and professionals.

The most exciting part was having Naguib Sawiris interviewed by Ziad Aly, CEO of ZMS. "The one hour with Sawiris was refreshing, inspirational, useful and highly enjoyable", says Con O'Donnell, CEO of Sarmady. "Naguib Sawiris shows extraordinary support for entrepreneurship and education in Egypt, and names things as they are", continues Con. Tue, 30 Nov 2010 09:43:06 +0200
Egypt's Online Industry Direction During "WEB, the local angle" organized by Ideavelopers on October 20th, an impressive panel of online industry leaders, as well as inspiring entrepreneurs of leading web-based start-ups, discussed trends in Internet usage in Egypt, as well as challenges and opportunities, go-to-market strategies, and monetization models.

Major players from online service providers, platform builders and leading multinationals shared their thoughts on upcoming technologies and opportunities in the web space. Among panelists were Con O'Donnell - Founder and MD - Sarmady, Ayman Abdel Latif - General Manager Microsoft, Mostafa Kamel - MD LinkOnline OT VEntures, Wael Fakharany - Country Manager Google, and Karim Khalifa - CEO Digital Republic.

Con O'Donnell, founder and managing director of Sarmady, stated that "There is no longer a distinction between Internet and mobile Internet - it's simply an access channel to content based on whether I'm on the move or sitting in one place." Wed, 3 Nov 2010 06:52:47 +0200
NBA is growing the game of basketball across the MENA After launching, the first-ever Arabic language NBA website for basketball fans in the Middle East and North Africa, on the 27th of April 2010, the National Basketball Association (NBA) is getting back into the region with an impressive set of events that will take place by the end of the year in Saudi Arabia, Qatar and United Emirates.

Sarmady, the NBA's official digital representative in the Arab World, is proud to have partnered with NBA in growing the game of basketball across the Middle East and North Africa. Sarmady and the NBA are also looking forward to bringing NBA fans closer to the game they love by sponsoring basketball clinics and charitable efforts in the region through the NBA Cares program. Tue, 2 Nov 2010 03:02:23 +0200
October Promotion: Buy 1 - Get 1 for Free The promotion gives the advertiser the ability to reach their targeted audience, but through multiple different channels, for free.


Online Marketing: Book impressions on a web-site and then receive the same amount of impressions on numerous other web-sites, in that same category, for free.

Mobile Marketing: Book any mobile advertising service and get other mobile advertising services, of equal value, for free. Mon, 4 Oct 2010 09:16:32 +0300
Communicate with your customers in an innovative way - SMS Hotline The SMS Hotline, a product launched by Sarmady in September 2010 and created for companies advertising in the Egyptian market, offers the opportunity for companies to interact directly with their clients through short messages.

The new service provides a unique short code (4 digit number) to a company and provides a system through which they can manage all their communication needs with their customers. Wed, 29 Sep 2010 04:50:10 +0300 takes the car market to the next level Sarmady, the leader in digital marketing, launched the 1st application in MENA for an automotive web-site, in Arabic, dedicated to iPhone users.

Hatem Dowidar, CEO Vodafone EGypt: "The new app provides a full picture for car prices and new modules feature in the Egyptian Market"

The application provides an unmatched variety of information about the vehicles Egyptian market, including but not limited to, all the information needed to choose the best car that suits each user capabilities and needs through the application front page. Sun, 19 Sep 2010 04:51:13 +0300
Communicate your marketing message to the largest community of women in the region! is the largest Arab Women's forum serving around 3 million people monthly. has measured's popularity and ranked its traffic as the 13th highest in Egypt. While on, women spend an average of more than 9 minutes per visit, viewing more than 30 million pages per month.

Advertisers on this web-site have the unique potential to reach a female audience and promote special products for women only. Mon, 6 Sep 2010 08:12:41 +0300
Special Advertising Offers for Ramadan While Ramadan is a time for fasting, family and faith, this period of the year is also a consumer fest and one of the biggest advertising seasons in the Middle East.

As a provider of both online and mobile advertising solutions, Sarmady has designed unique Ramadan packages for Egyptian marketers, especially for restaurants, hotels and event organizers. Wed, 28 Jul 2010 10:51:07 +0300
Biggest Brands in Egypt Score with The World Cup has come and gone, but its effects on the media and communications industries can still be felt, especially in the football-crazed country of Egypt.

The internet was one of the most effective destinations for advertisers and their campaigns. And, was the destination of choice when it came time to invest their resources for the tournament in digital media.

See which companies chose for their online advertising campaigns during World Cup 2010. Wed, 21 Jul 2010 08:55:56 +0300
Signing with Effective Measure to set the standards in digital media! Effective Measure provides a more accurate view of the digital media landscape helping advertisers & publishers make better decisions.

Director of Sales and Marketing for Sarmady, Ashraf Maklad mentions "We believe by the end of 2010 they will be the Industry Standard in the region. We are looking forward to them coming into our mobile space and setting the standards." Thu, 1 Jul 2010 05:12:51 +0300
Sarmady Bags 7 Awards from 5 Sites at Egypt's Webbys During Egypt Web Academy Awards 2010 Sarmady was awarded 7 times for their websites.

The outstanding website received 3 awards among which the Diamond Award for the Best Website in Egypt in 2010, Best Programming of a Website and Best Trade & Retail Website. Thu, 1 Jul 2010 04:52:37 +0300
Leading Egypt's Mobile Application Innovation The FilGoal iPhone Application has been downloaded by more than 28,000 people so far and ranked no. 1 in the App Stores from Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and UAE.

Blackberry and Nokia users can also enjoy the intense World Cup coverage by FilGoal because a Nokia Widget and a Blackberry Application have been released as well! Thu, 1 Jul 2010 04:44:32 +0300
Nokia World Cup Widget in Arabic Now you can follow up World Cup South Africa on your mobile through the FilGoal new service, Nokia World Cup widget in Arabic!

The widget allows Nokia users to check the updated World Cup news, match schedule, results, groups order, match center, and reviews, all in Arabic, and with no need to connect to the internet to obtain such an exclusive coverage through the Nokia widget. Thu, 17 Jun 2010 04:24:40 +0300
NBA AND SARMADY LAUNCH THE ARABIC LANGUAGE NBA MOBILE SITE The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Sarmady, Vodafone Egypt's digital arm, announced in April 2010 the launch of, the first-ever Arabic language NBA website for basketball fans in the Middle East and North Africa.

The mobile site, accessible via any internet capable mobile phone at, has just been launched at the beginning of June, right during the finals and provides fans real-time access to the latest NBA news, scores and standings. Mon, 7 Jun 2010 08:35:23 +0300
The First iPhone App Developed by Sarmady FilGoal iPhone Application is the first app in Arabic bringing all the latest news from the FIFA 2010 World Cup in South Africa!

The ad funded FilGoal iPhone Application offers advertisers the possibility to reach a niche group of football fans that are young early adopters, heavy web and email users, tech and media savvies and more comfortable with advertising and mobile finances. Tue, 1 Jun 2010 07:19:24 +0300
Sarmady - the exclusive sales house in Egypt for,, and Four new affiliates have been recently added to Sarmady's digital network with the goal of offering advertisers a network-wide digital media-mix to increase their value, choice and impact.

Sarmady took "best-of-breed" niche websites into its network to enhance the presence in the market and to have a wider audience available for advertisers, including sports fans, females and installment seekers.

By leveraging the best websites and mobile portals available in the market, Sarmady offers advertisers the benefit of delivering tailor-made online and mobile media plans to their target demographic, on budget. Mon, 31 May 2010 23:35:45 +0300 visitors number is booming during World Cup has launched a special page for the coverage of the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa. The football showcase will kick-off on June 11th, and has made sure its users will enjoy a comprehensive experience. World Cup coverage can be accessed in Arabic or in English from WEB or mobile phone.

Have you considered marketing to this audience? Contact us NOW to book a campaign! Sun, 30 May 2010 07:02:02 +0300
Sarmady Sponsors Ralph Watson Event On May 22nd Mr. Ralph Watson, international consultant and motivational speaker spoke at the event "Creating Success in Times of Challenge", an event organized by Impact Egypt and sponsored by Sarmady .

Amongst many exciting topics, Mr. Watson discussed challenges people are facing personally and professionally, tips on finding out what are the values of your team and transforming them into motivators and spreading the net. Tue, 25 May 2010 03:09:37 +0300
NBA and Sarmady announced launch of first-ever Arabic language NBA website The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Sarmady, Vodafone Egypt's digital arm, announced on the 27th of April 2010 the launch of, the first-ever Arabic language NBA website for basketball fans in the Middle East and North Africa.

The new site, which will be the ultimate online destination for fans to experience the NBA in Arabic, will feature daily video highlights and top plays to catch all the exciting moments throughout the season. Additionally, will include the latest news from around the league, daily game results, box scores, local editorial content and team and player information pages, all in Arabic for the first time. Wed, 28 Apr 2010 09:32:44 +0300
Sarmady at ArabNet 2010 On March 25th -26th, Sarmady had the pleasure of attending the first international conference for the Arab web industry, ArabNet.
The event's aim was to bring together leaders from across the MENA, Europe and Silicon Valley to discuss cutting-edge trends and emerging opportunities. Wed, 31 Mar 2010 02:58:00 +0300
Sarmady sponsors Leadership BootCamp On March 8th and 9th, Egypt welcomed marketing leaders Stephen Covey, Jonas Ridderstrale, Andrew Grant and Bob Nelson to share their thoughts regarding exciting business related topics. Wed, 31 Mar 2010 01:46:53 +0300
Sarmady is excited to attend ArabNet 2010! ArabNet is the 1st international conference dedicated to the Arab Web industry and it takes place on 25th and 26th of March in Beirut, Lebanon. During the two days of sessions, keynote speakers from the Arab world, Europe and Sillicon Valley will lead discussions around the trends and opportunities in the Arab internet business.

Sarmady is attending ArabNet 2010 conference excited about the panels covering Social Media, Content, Online Advertising, Mobile and Gaming and also excited to rock the conference with breaking news for the Arabic internet users. Wed, 24 Mar 2010 05:12:23 +0200
Facebook Apps - A useful tool for successful engagement Facebook Apps are not widely used by brands in Egypt and the reason for that is the fear of not succeeding in getting Facebook users interest. Brands have been advertising on Facebook, however to most of them the results were not as expected. Some of them see it as a waste of money; others see it as the wrong place to put a banner in a place where your customer is looking for entertainment. Sun, 28 Feb 2010 01:53:20 +0200
Sarmady welcomes Vodafone Egypt CEO to its premises As part of leading the internet in Egypt, Mr. Hatem Dwidar, CEO of Vodafone Egypt, spent a full day at Sarmady reviewing strategy and performance.

The theme of the day was innovation, and how Sarmady was leading the market through innovation. From the 'marketing' approach to servicing advertising clients on mobile and web, to breakthrough channels like in-game advertising and mobile application development, the innovation did not stop there. Sun, 28 Feb 2010 01:38:18 +0200
Exclusive for Sarmady Clients and Fans Sarmady, being the Official Digital Marketing Partner of Leadership Bootcamp, is proud to announce a 10% discount to all its clients, Facebook Fans, Twitter Followers and Linkedin Group Members , to attend the Leadership Bootcamp event held on March 8th and 9th at City Stars, Featuring Stephen Covey. Tue, 23 Feb 2010 06:23:00 +0200 UPDATE: Location Based SMS Campaign, Officially Launched This innovative mobile marketing solution gives the advertisers a unique way of targeting their customers on the spot and in the most efficient and effective way based on the customers' current location.

A Location based Campaign (LBC) is a targeted SMS sent to a specific location (e.g. City Stars), so that every Vodafone customer in the targeted location who uses their mobile, receives the advertisers message. Sun, 31 Jan 2010 15:18:00 +0200
Sarmady expands Mobile The new "Mobile Applications" Department at Sarmady will offer total solutions for mobile applications.

Its purpose is to revolutionize the user experience on mobile applications in Egypt, by delivering easy-to-use applications that match users' interests and fulfill their needs. The main language support will be Arabic. Wed, 27 Jan 2010 06:16:28 +0200
How to spot spam SMS With the growth of mobile advertising, a lot of companies are tempted to exploit the space by sending spam SMS, similar to what happened with e-mail 10 years ago.

How do you know when you're buying a SMS campaign but not spam (random mobile numbers)?

Here are some guidelines for you to consider before making a SMS campaign. Wed, 13 Jan 2010 02:11:15 +0200
Sarmady - the exclusive sales house for in Egypt is the largest football (soccer) website in the world.

With 22 editions in 17 languages, their global network of 450 editors is producing more football related content than any other news organizations.

Sarmady became the exclusive sales house for in Egypt to offer the strongest online football portfolio. Being available in Arabic, already has 500,000 readers in Egypt. Mon, 28 Dec 2009 15:32:42 +0200
Sarmady sponsors Internet Marketing Seminar On the 16th and 17th of December, Cairo welcomed Internet marketing Guru Michael Leander speaking about the internet marketing businesses.

During these two days of intensive trainings and sessions, Michael Leander was able to present the audience with brilliant key learning points such as how to use social networks to reach customers, how to get started with email marketing, the past the present and the future of the Internet. Mon, 28 Dec 2009 14:47:43 +0200
Nielsen Consumer 360 - It was a BIG THING Sarmady was the Official Digital Marketing Partner of Nielsen Consumer 360 2009 that took place at the Four Seasons Nile Plaza on the 23rd and 24th of November.

Sarmady was not just there as a sponsor, but we took part in the great learning experience offered to the event's delegates by delivering 2 of the most successful knowledge cafes: "Brand Socialization - Creating Brand Ambassadors" with Timothy Bataillie, Head of Business Development for in Turkey, MENA and CEE; and "Future of Mobile Marketing" with Karim Khalifa Co-founder and Managing Director of Digital Republic - the latest in a breed of innovation-led Digital Agencies in Egypt. Sun, 29 Nov 2009 13:08:18 +0200
Sarmady signed Code95 as it's Cutting Edge Technology Partner Sarmady signed a new partnership with Code 95 bringing cutting edge technology solutions for Sarmady's clients.

Code95 is a WEB Development and Design solution provider. Their services include websites development, hosting, and design, SEO, Facebook applications, CMS and general Online Project Management. Sun, 29 Nov 2009 12:54:27 +0200
Sarmady signed Egypt's EXCLUSIVE sales house for Net Advantage network of websites In one of the strongest additions to Sarmady's network of websites, Net Advantage assigned Sarmady to be their EXCLUSIVE sales house in Egypt.

Net Advantage portfolio includes a list of some of the best online destinations in the region. Net Advantage network reaches more than 3.4 million unique users from Egypt. Wed, 18 Nov 2009 05:59:22 +0200
NOW, your message can go BIGGER - SUPER SMS Targeted SMS is the favorite tool for Egyptian marketers when they decide to reach their customers using Mobile Marketing tools.

For some of the campaigns, it was always a problem for them to express everything they want in their message due to characters limitation (140 for English and 70 for Arabic).

Sarmady and Vodafone launched the new SUPER SMS. Wed, 18 Nov 2009 04:06:25 +0200
Nielsen Consumer 360 - The Next BIG Thing Nielsen Consumer 360 - The Next BIG Thing - Nov 23rd & 24th at Four Seasons Nile Plaza, Cairo

As part of our focus for the coming period is "Educating the Market on Digital Marketing", Sarmady is the official Digital Marketing partner of Nielsen Consumer 360 2009.

"Seeing Nielsen Consumer 360 as one of the most important educating conferences in the region, we are glad to be part of it" said Ashraf Maklad, Sarmady's Commercial Director. Wed, 18 Nov 2009 02:25:20 +0200
Over 5,000 used cars are online - Only on More than 5,000 used cars were posted for sale on

As an online portal, is considered the easiest and the most effective channel to sell their used car.

Apart from it, being the most up to date with Automotive news and new cars prices, strength came from its contribution to facilitate the process of selling or buying a used car.

Withe these 5,000 used cars for sale on, it is becoming the number one platform for selling and buying used cars in the automotive market. Tue, 20 Oct 2009 10:03:06 +0300 and, to join The Number One Digital Network in Egypt As part of a strategy that aims to satisfy all the market needs, Sarmady signed and as new affiliates to extend the network's online reach to health professionals and public seeking free access to a wealth of medical and drugs information.

Both online destinations together create a unique advertising platform for the pharmaceutical industry. Mon, 12 Oct 2009 06:26:33 +0300
More targeting and stronger reach - check out Sarmady's latest additions to Online and Mobile advertising solutions New products and services allow the marketer to pinpoint his/her prospect with ever-increasing accuracy and efficiency. Location based SMS services, mobile internet, new and creative ways of ensuring your display advertising online hits the mark.

Whether you're looking for product/brand placement within a game, or you need to communicate your message to visitors of Sharm El Sheikh or City Stars, Sarmady has a range of services to suit you, and the expertise to advise the best marketing mix. Thu, 8 Oct 2009 04:33:00 +0300
The Social Media Forum in Abu Dhabi is in October For the first time in the Middle East a group of social media experts, thought leaders and media and communications leaders will come together to discuss the impact and future of social media on the regions marketing, media and communications industries. Thu, 8 Oct 2009 04:15:11 +0300 Flash Camp Egypt, The most prestigious Adobe User Groups event in Egypt for 2009 Organized by Imagine - Adobe User Group in Egypt, and hosted by the AUC in their magnificent Bassily Auditorium at the New Campus in New Cairo. Flash Camp Egypt promises to be a great and fun event.
Due to our belief in how Flash is a key contributor in the development of Online advertising, Sarmady is proud to be one of the Gold Sponsors of Flash Camp Egypt. Thu, 8 Oct 2009 04:07:17 +0300
The World's number one marketing GURU, Philip Kotler - Live in Cairo Get inspired during two days at the What's Next in Marketing event. Join PHILIP KOTLER - the greatest thought pioneer in the field of marketing, a world renowned visionary, bestselling author, and business authority.

We are glad to invite you to visit our booth there where you get to meet our Sales experts and get to know more about The Number One Digital Network in Egypt. Wed, 7 Oct 2009 08:31:09 +0300
During Eid, over 9,000 users used their mobiles to check the cinema guide available on The cinema listings service on has been always admired by public. Since its launch in June 2009 and 80% of the visitors use it to know the where and when of all movies in town. During Eid, over 9,000 unique users used their mobile handsets to check the cinema guide available on Tue, 22 Sep 2009 21:08:43 +0300 Over 700,000 users enjoyed their Ramadan with Over 700,000 unique visitors logged on website during Ramadan. had an intensive coverage to Ramadan over TV, Radio, Tents, etc...Because of the special features it had, it witnessed such traffic. Mon, 21 Sep 2009 03:27:00 +0300 became Sarmady's third affiliate in one month is an online Arabic publishing giant that is constantly adding book titles by establishing and maintaining business development channels with Arab publishing institutions. To date they have signed over 1,100 established writers, publishing houses, NGOs, research centers, periodicals, political and religious institutes. Mon, 31 Aug 2009 09:21:00 +0300 to join and In our efforts to provide multiple sports channels, we have partnered with Sun, 30 Aug 2009 09:20:00 +0300 A new arm is added to The Number One Digital Network in Egypt, Sarmady signed a new affiliate; is the first of its kind among the network. It is the online portal of Pyramids Capital securities which is one of the leading financial services institutions in Egypt which offers a broad range of brokerage services in the Egyptian market. Sun, 23 Aug 2009 11:03:43 +0300 Sarmady became The Nielsen Online Market Intelligence FIRST partner in Egypt The Nielsen Company in Egypt has recently launched the Nielsen Online Market Intelligence reporting tool. It Allows detailed site audience reporting for advertising planning and enables to build detailed demographic profiles across sites. It has many other reporting features that do really help its users to have a better tracking and analysis. Thu, 20 Aug 2009 11:01:00 +0300 Sarmady launched its 4th portal on Mobile Internet, In an Emerging market like Egypt, there are far more mobile phones than there are computers, (45 Million Mobile user Vs 15 Million Internet user), therefore we believe that Mobile Internet browsing is expected to increase rapidly which will make some people in Egypt experience the Internet first on a Mobile handset rather than a PC. Tue, 18 Aug 2009 11:01:00 +0300 100,000 unique users logged on to from their mobile handsets in August is Egypt's first entertainment city guide that is available on Mobile Internet in both Arabic and English Languages. Sarmady launched in June 2009 to cover the demand of a local city guide thus to provide users with daily updates around cinema listings, events, hangouts and food delivery directory. Moreover it provides opinions and valuable insights over different entertainment aspects in life. Mon, 17 Aug 2009 11:52:00 +0300 Vodafone Egypt and Sarmady Vodafone acquired the majority of shares in Sarmady Communications (Sarcom, currently Sarmady) in August 2008. This acquisition was a major development for Vodafone's internet strategy as it significantly expands its presence in online media and accelerates the roll-out of its mobile marketing business. Fri, 24 Jul 2009 07:56:00 +0300 Find out who you want as president of Egypton The Presidential Quiz is an interactive tool that aims to help Egyptians choose the candidate who most shares their ideas and values.

Users log into the colorful graphics-filled page to answer 12 questions, which sum up the most pressing political issues at the moment in Egypt. Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 +0200