There are presently more than 1 billion websites in the world. However, some websites are more visited by people as compared to other sites due to the wealth of information they contain, the type of free services being offered and much more.
The top 10 Websites Nigerians love to visit on a regular basis as depicted from the data from Alexa Internet, Inc. (a California-based company that provides commercial web traffic data and analytics) as at February 14th, 2016 are shown below.
Google enables users to search the world’s information, including webpages, images, and videos. The site also offers a lot of unique features and search technology.
Google.com.ng offers the same services as Google.com but it is customized for Nigerians and it is offered in Hausa, Igbo, Yorùbá and Pidgin languages.
Facebook is one of the foremost and most popular social media site that connects people, to keep up with friends, upload photos, share links and videos.
Yahoo website is a major internet portal and service provider offering free e-mail, search results, customizable content, chat rooms, news, clubs, and pager.
YouTube is a way to get your videos to the people who matter to you. Upload, tag and share your videos worldwide.
Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called “tweets”. Registered users can read and post tweets, but those who are unregistered can only read them.
Jumia is Nigeria’s No.1 and most trusted online shopping destination. Jumia is home to the widest selection of fashion, electronics, home appliances, kids’ items and lots more all at great prices. Jumia offers nationwide delivery directly to your home or office with innovative and convenient payment methods. Blazing a trail across the continent, Jumia is a recipient of the World Retail Awards.
A networking tool to find connections to recommended job candidates, industry experts and business partners. Allows registered users to maintain a list of contact details of people they know and trust in business.
Nairaland is an online community and discussion forum targeted at Nigerians. It was created by Seun Osewa in March 2005 and it covers dozens of topics including romance, technology, careers, business, and entertainment. With over one million members, the number one Nigerian community online continues to grow.
Wikipedia is a free encyclopedia, written collaboratively by the people who use it. It is a special type of website designed to make collaboration easy, called a wiki. Many people are constantly improving Wikipedia, making thousands of changes per hour.
Which websites (not stated above) do you love to visit regularly? Feel free to drop the URL of those websites in the comments section below (please do not drop any spam links or affiliate/referral links). Also let us know why you love those websites.
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