A new report by Jumia, an ecosystem of e-commerces, marketplaces and classifieds websites has indicated that internet penetration in Uganda has increased over the last five years as a result of cheap data enabled smartphones. The report which presents findings into the behavior of customers shopping online, the role of...
Early this year in January, the government of Cameroon shut down internet services in the North West and South West regions of the country, especially in the restive English-speaking regions for now close to three months. Protest to restore the internet have been going with the Hastag #BringBackOurInternet - till today,...
If your business has an online presence, it is only logical that some of your marketing efforts have an online bias. The most used search engines are Google, Yahoo, and Bing, and these are the search engines that consumers use when they are searching for something. This means that...
If you did not know, Google started taking site speed into account as one of the factors for deciding search result listings. This means a change in the ranking of your website if it takes more than 2 seconds to load. It has also been noted that websites that load faster...
Social Media giant Facebook has partnered with Kenyan Internet Service provider, Surf to launch Express Wi-Fi, a low cost internet solution that will allow subscribers to access affordable data, with a 40 megabyte daily data bundle going for just KES 10 (roughly 350 UGX). The announcement was made on Wednesday...
Vivaldi Technologies has today unveiled the new History feature for its Vivaldi browser - that will give users insights into their online behavior backed by statistics and visual clues. The feature will let Vivaldi users quickly scan through visited websites and get helpful hints for finding old URLs. In addition to the...
American Business Magazine Forbes has ranked Uganda as the 7th top internet Using Country on the African continent. Uganda has an internet penetration rate of 28.6 % with just 11,924,927 people having access to the internet out of the 41,652,938 total estimated population. Uganda’s internet users according to Forbes, constitute 3.6% of...
First shared in 2013, these unique websites are very amazing. On this list, you will find some surprises, while some will require wisdom for you to get the logic. If you have having a stressful day, take a break browse through each of these websites, and bookmark the page for future...
The Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development has committed to concrete actions that will spur the roll-out of broadband around the world. Currently, some 5 billion people are without mobile broadband access, meaning that the paths to access digital services and applications are currently blocked for much of the world's population, thereby...
Google, the top website in the world according to Alexa rankings, receiving over 28 billion visits a month. This means it takes the number one traffic spot, of 1.1 billion websites on the internet, according to research done by Vodien Internet Solutions, a Singapore-based web hosting provider. Second to Google, is...