Oh yeah! We’re super excited to share with you the news that Dubailad has won the ‘Editor’s Choice Award’ at the Arabian Business Start-Up Awards 2019.
We’ve grown massively over the last year and it’s all thanks to YOU, our fans and readers. Here are some Dubailad stats from the last 12 months…
Our take on news and content is written from a lad’s perspective and that of course, includes the “ladettes” too. Being lads, we love banter and it seems our fans do too! Check out plenty of quality bants in our top viral videos here.
Most Watched Prank: 14.2 Million Views
This prank featuring a guy throwing towels on people has gained a whopping 14.2 million views in just 3 months! Gotta love behaving like a big kid sometimes.
Highest Viewed Post: 16 Million+ Views
We wouldn’t be “Dubai” lad if we didn’t love a bit of luxury too. This video of a guy turning a pair of Apple Airpods into 18k gold “Goldpods” has also caught the attention of our readers with an incredible 16 million views! To put that into context, the UAE has a population of around 9.8 million (at the time of writing)!
Almost 1 Million followers on Social Media!
In the last year, we’ve grown from 300,000 followers to 950,000. Come join us on Facebook and Instagram if you haven’t already and help us to reach our target of one million by the end of 2019. We guarantee you plenty of epic content.
Over 350 Million Post Views in the past year
Our posts have been viewed over 350 million times in the last 12 months and they range from serious news stories to the downright bizarre, like this one about some kids skipping with a dead snake. Also, check out the woman egging them on- that’s responsible parenting for you. Seems like everyone’s gasping for some of this watermelon drink too, it’s racked up over 16 million views to date.
Some of our top stories include this one about White nightclub opening in Jeddah, the arrival of Fazza’s new nephew and our interview with The Amazing Troll-Man (you really have to read that if you haven’t already) .
We’re thrilled that Dubailad has been recognised at the Arabian Business Start-Up Awards. To our readers, fans, supporters – everyone who has shared or liked our content, we want to say THANK YOU. We’ll carry on bringing you our take on news, reviews, laughs, special offers and weird stories, so stick with us as we look forward to another brilliant year.