South Africa's most popular Internet domains

Hanno Labuschagne

Staff member
Sep 2, 2019
South Africa's most popular Internet domains

Adoption of "" domain names has grown significantly in South Africa over the past year, according to data from the ZA Central Registry (ZACR), the administrator of South Africa’s presence on the world wide web.

The ZACR found that South Africa’s "" Internet domain has from March 2020 to February 2021 experienced net growth of 73,000 domain names while renewals were 6.5% higher than the previous 12 months.

The ZACR also noted the extraordinary growth over the harder lockdown periods from March to July 2020 - over these five months, the total net growth rate in was 213% more when comparing 2020 to 2019.