Ng domain, the Country Code Top Level Domain Name (ccTLD) for Nigeria grew by 3% to reach 134,320 from December 2018 to February 2019. This was according to the latest Nigerian domain name report by NiRA.
Data analysis from the report showed that the number of .ng domain increased by 1,197 between December and January 2019, and by 2,123 from January to February this year.
It also indicates about 14,696 new domain registrations were recorded in the three months under review, with 8,411 domain renewals and 280 domain transferred from one registrar to another.
The report also showed, there were 114,325 active domain names at the third level. Also, there were 19,995 active domain names at the second level. There were also new registrations of 4,772. Number of domain renewal was 2,797. And numbers of domain restoration were 88.
Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) publisher of the report said the growing number of registration shows that Nigerians continue to embrace the .ng brand.
The association stated further that the Nigerian ccTLD was the second fastest growing ccTLD in Africa.
It is noteworthy to know, the demand for the Nigeria domain has been on the increase since it debut in 2005.
If you’re a Nigerian business small, medium or big, a school, an NGO, an artist, an accountant, a petroleum engineer, or just someone who appreciates Nigeria, a .ng domain is for you!
There are many benefits you can derive from your ownership of an ng domain. Chiefly is that, unlike old domains such as .com, .org, .net, etc., the available options for names with the ng domain is very high.
Secondly, it is good for branding and SEO. Thirdly is the security aspect. The .Ng basic DNS servers are secured and managed locally with multiple Anycast servers in many locations around the globe.
Lastly, compare to many other dmains, it is cheaper and easy to accuire. With as little as N750 one can get a good one at Noworryhost.
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