Top 20 Most Visited Nigerian Websites in 2017

Top 20 Most Visited Nigerian Websites in 2017

Top 20 Most Visited Nigerian Websites in 2017

With more and more Nigerians hanging out on the internet today, it is definitely important it to know where they are visiting and what they are looking for. This post is taking a look at the top 20 most visited Nigerian websites in 2017.

It reveals a huge opportunity for digital marketers and online advertisers who are looking for the most visited websites in Nigeria to place their business or company online advertisement.

Most of these sites have huge daily traffics or web visitors, which can be of great economical benefits to the host, observers, as well as online advertisers.

Our major sources of information come from Similar Web and Alexa Web Service. However, we have decided to focus our findings on Alexa. This is because Alexa is the world most recommended source for well detailed web analysis.

For your information, Alexa Internet Inc, is a California-based company that provides commercial web traffic data and analytics. Founded as an independent company in 1996, Alexa Inc is currently a subsidiary of

Alexa web service provides useful websites insights, ordered by Alexa Traffic Rank. So using this information can help developers understand traffic rankings from the largest to the smallest sites of focus.

The information contained in this post includes the number of page links each websites received, the average page views per visitor, and the percentage of internet users visiting each of these websites at least over a period of three months.

Below is a list of top 20 most visited Nigerian websites in 2017.  We will also, subsequently give you the list of most visited foreign websites by Nigeria.  So let’s get started.


Top 20 Most Visited Nigerian Websites in 2017


Website Name Nigeria  Rank AlexaNG Rank Daily Pg. View Total Links 1 6 3.47 21,332 2 7 5.85 6,352 3 8 7.46 3,737 4 9 2.56 14,070 5 10 3.76 1,151 6 11 4.84 140 7 13 4.64 5,535 8 14 3.15 6,280 9 20 6.76 519 10 22 1.47 18,426 11 23 4.79 14,691 12 24 7.19 186 13 25 1.89 4,387 14 26 5.36 542 15 27 5.30 1,703 16 28 2.43 3,200 17 31 3.31 8,515 18 36 5.86 581 29 38 2.48 1,340 20 42 2.26 4,343 21 47 3.00 127 22 48 2.44 183



Web Insights from the above Analysis:

The top ranking indigenous sites in Nigeria in 2017 includes which is the number one (#1). provides latest Nigeria political news coverage, a lot more about entertainment, weather reports, jokes, job, games, events and more.

The 2nd position is, which is the number one football betting platform for the Nigerian football fans. has no doubt taken over the sport betting industry in Nigeria.

The 3rd most visited websites in Nigeria in 2017 by position is, which is the number one Nigerian online community; covering dozens of topics including romance, technology, careers, jobs, business, and entertainment.

The 4th and 5th positions of the top 20 most visited Nigerian websites in 2017 are respectively occupy by Vanguard Newspapers and Jumia Online Shopping Store.

MMM Nigeria yet occupy positions for further economic discuss; while Linda Ikeji Blog is maintaining #7, otherwise the first blogging and celebrity gist website in Nigeria.

Guaranty Trust Bank, GTBank is no doubt the number one youth oriented bank in Nigeria, offering online and offline financial services across different platforms.



More Points To Note about Top 20 Most Visited Nigerian Websites in 2017

As a blogger, news agency, small business owner or company in any competitive market, you have to be on number #1 for something to rank in above list come 2018!

If your business or company is seeking to gain visibility in today’s Nigerian online market, a lot of effort is required to rank higher on top Google search result pages when people who are interested are looking for your  products or services online using their mobile phones, tablets, laptops and desktop computer.

You need to also understand the current acceptable online marking practices like adopting a strong search engine optimization strategies, having a well designed and repressive website, advertising on social media sites and more.

For example, most of these top ranking Nigerian websites are giving their users the opportunity to seamlessly engage with their products, and they are mobile friendly sites.

As a digital marketing agency in Nigeria, Abbakin will continue by carrying out its research, creating quality content, and increasing its user engagement and conversion rates over time.

You can plan to attend our digital marketing seminar series: Abbakin Digital Marketing Seminar and Lecture Presentation


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