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2016 Nigeria Internet Statistics (Usage Compilation)

The 2016 Internet Statistics reveal what Nigerians are doing online as well as you. Nigeria is among the ten countries with the most Internet users in the world with the seventh position starting from

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  1. China
  2. India
  3. United States
  4. Brazil
  5. Japan
  6. Russia
  7. Nigeria

  8. Indonesia
  9. Germany
  10. Mexico


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Nigeria with a population of about 186,879,760 and 97,210,000 Internet users reveal that about 52% of our population use the Internet. Facebook obtain up to 16 million users in Nigeria meaning that about 8.6% of nigerians are on Facebook. Nigeria have more Internet users than the UK while Egypt is the second in Africa Kenya third.

The twenty  most visited websites in Nigeria reveals what Nigerians are doing online and those who benefit from it.

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  • Google.com
  • Google.com.ng
  • Facebook.com
  • Youtube.com
  • Yahoo.com
  • Twitter.com
  • Jumia.com.ng
  • Nairaland.com
  • Linkedin.com
  • Eskimi.com
  • Instagram.com
  • Wikipedia.org
  • Konga.com
  • Lindaikejisblog.com
  • GTBank.com
  • Amazon.com
  • Blogger.com
  • <liTrackingclick.net

  • Naij.com
  • Vanguardngr.com
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    The Company Google with their search engine gain insight into what Nigerians need economically and what they are looking for, whatever you search for in Nigeria on Google is with Google because they know your location, save what you search, personalize it for you, and us it for marketing purposes. So if you want to start online marketing practices in Nigeria you need basic knowledge about Google Search Engine and other Google services if you want customers from Google. Google Services are Search Engine, YouTube, Google Plus, Google play, Google Drive, Google Events, Google Map, Google Analytics and more.

    The company Facebook is the second most visited by Nigerians where people make friend and communicate socially with others,  ii have up to 16 million users in Nigeria and have been making real money from Nigerians as customers. Some nigeria Facebook users think facebook is free because they share photos, videos and communicate with others without paying facebook. The fact is that the owner of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg is among the ten richest person on earth as at August 2016, you probably don’t know he makes money through advertisements on Facebook. When you see ‘ Sponsored ‘ on a page or post the owner of the post paid facebook for that because the owner of the post want to reach more people.

    Nigerians access YouTube Video Sharing website because of the contribution of mobile ISPs (Internet service providers) in Nigeria and the NCC (Nigeria Communication commission) by providing broadband Internet service to people almost everywhere. Globacom recently offer subscribers 10 gigabytes of data at just N2500 with a validity of one month for individuals and businesses. YouTube is owned by Google

    Jumia and Konga online shopping reveal that nigerians really purchase devices and electronics online.

    Even the media knows what the Internet in Nigeria means as Naij, Linda Ikeji’s Blog and Vanguard spread news and gist among nigerians, this has reduce the purchase of printed newspapers.

    Wikipedia articles reduce the cost of visiting libraries in Nigeria as nigerians visit Wikipedia for articles about what they want to know about places, people, history and many other things. It is an information source for many nigerian Students, Businesses, politicians and even you must have been visiting Wikipedia. More than 5.2 million articles have been created on Wikipedia in English language ! 

    Nairaland forum is owned by an industrious nigeria born Seun Osewa .His website is featured among the most visited websites in nigeria, more than 1.6millon members and 3.1 million topics have been created. Nairaland Forum is the most interactive forum site in Nigeria.

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    There are up to 3.5 billion Internet users in the world. 

    There are more than 1.1 billion websites in the world. 

    About 20 billion daily-sent emails. 

    More than 500 million searches daily on search engines. 

    About 500 thousand new blog posts are created daily. 

    More than 500 million daily video views. 


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