12 Things You Didn’t Know About How Africans Use The Internet

Written by Peter Pedroncelli

Understanding how Africans use the internet remains the subject of many research studies, with new data emerging regarding stats and trends.

The continent is becoming an important market for numerous internet-based businesses, while social media platforms are attracting more African users than ever before.

With faster internet speeds and a growing appetite for connectivity on the continent, online trends are changing and the internet is shaping the way Africans work and play.

Here are the 12 things you didn’t know about how Africans use the internet.

Sources: WeAreSocial, WorldBank, Orinoco, Opera.