Internet penetration Tag

13 stats about South Africa you need to know, from the Global Digital 2019 Report

In this post, I share stats about South Africa that will show that online media have effectively become the new normal for the country. The latest Global Digital Report - titled Digital 2019 Q3 Global Digital Statshot (July 2019) v01- is out. The first report for...

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Top 18 African Heads of States on Twitter: it’s a mixed bag

Wondering which African Heads of States are big on Twitter in 2017? We have the answer for you in this blog post, where we picked the top 18 based on Twitter followers as at 7 July. We are using old-fashioned spreadsheets to present the results for...

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How Africa achieved the world’s highest growth in Internet users between 2000 and 2017

In Bra Willy's recent monthly feature on SAFM's Media Show he shared insights about the growth of Internet users in Africa between the years 2000 and 2017. This blog expands on the topic. The source of the stats is Internet World Stats. Internet Users in Africa in...

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#Africa’s top 10 facebook junkies

As 2014 comes to an end, here are top 10 African countries with highest social network numbers. We anticipate that Africa's social network growths are going to be higher in 2015, assisted by increased access to smart phone devices, cheaper mobile data and faster bandwidth speed....

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