We keep track of more that 270,000 .za domain names in South Africa and offer the most complex insight into the South African internet.

This South African internet statistics page is updated each month.

Trending domains: simpletruths.co.za, we-fence.co.za, sgt.co.za

Most popular website generators in South Africa

What are the most popular website builders in South Africa? Do website developers prefer Wordpress, Drupal or Joomla in South Africa?

Joomla 5.11%
WordPress 4.87%
Microsoft FrontPage 0.79%
Drupal 0.67%
text/html; charset=utf-8 0.29%
WooCommerce 0.27%
Serif WebPlus X8 (16,0,4,32) 0.19%
Microsoft Word 0.19%
tank 0.18%
Serif WebPlus X7 (15,0,2,31) 0.16%
PrestaShop 0.14%
Serif WebPlus X7 (15,0,4,38) 0.12%
Web Page Maker 0.11%
Serif WebPlus X5 (13.0.3.029) 0.09%
blogger 0.08%
Rvglobalsoft 0.08%
SACCTN Marketing cc 0.07%
Serif WebPlus X8 (16,0,1,21) 0.07%
Xara HTML filter v.8.1.1.476 0.07%
Serif WebPlus X6 (14.0.3.027) 0.07%
WYSIWYG Web Builder - http://www.wysiwygwebbuilder.com 0.07%
2015.0.2.310 0.06%
2015.2.1.352 0.06%
Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 7.1 0.06%
Serif WebPlus X6 (14.0.2.025) 0.06%
TYPO3 0.06%
Serif WebPlus X6 (14.0.0.020) 0.06%
2017.0.1.363 0.06%
Azapi 0.06%
WooFramework 5.5.5 0.06%
SilverStripe - http://silverstripe.org 0.06%
MYOB 0.05%
NetObjects Fusion 8 for Windows 0.05%
Divi v.3.0.27 0.05%
,DotNetNuke,DNN 0.05%
2015.1.2.344 0.05%
2015.0.0.309 0.05%
RapidWeaver 0.05%
Adobe GoLive 0.04%
2017.0.2.363 0.04%
2017.0.0.363 0.04%
Serif WebPlus X8 (16,0,2,26) 0.04%
Mozilla/4.61 (Win95; U) [Netscape] 0.04%
Divi v.2.7.8 0.04%
NetObjects (http://netobjects.com) 0.04%
Microsoft SharePoint 0.04%
Serif WebPlus X4 (12.0.5.033) 0.03%
Divi v.3.0.34 0.03%
Serif WebPlus X7 (15,0,0,24) 0.03%
Best rated webhosting provider in South Africa

Web hosting companies are ranked by various factors like website loading speed, reliability, security or growth rate.

ns.payperhost.com
ns1.dns-h.com
ns.dns1.co.za
cdns1.cpt.wa.co.za
ns.second-ns.com
ns1.mweb.co.za
demeter.is.co.za
ns1.datapro.co.za
ns1.ampledns.com
ns1.cpt.wa.co.za
Most common IP in South Africa
41.203.18.177 - Hetzner1.28%
23.236.62.147 - Google Cloud0.62%
196.38.88.224 - Internet Solutions0.48%
209.203.43.15 - Global Internet Access0.40%
72.52.4.119 - Akamai Technologies0.39%
72.52.4.122 - Akamai Technologies0.33%
196.22.172.53 - MWEB0.33%
72.52.4.120 - Akamai Technologies0.25%
196.46.185.99 - About IT Online (PTY) Ltd0.24%
185.53.179.8 - Team Internet AG0.22%
196.22.172.54 - MWEB0.22%
23.227.38.32 - Shopify0.19%
196.41.214.155 - Vox Telecom0.19%
41.76.104.125 - Diamatrix C.c0.18%
129.232.133.202 - HETZNER (Pty) Ltd0.18%
208.87.35.103 - Cable Bahamas0.18%
196.220.43.238 - Web Africa0.17%
196.22.172.55 - MWEB0.17%
50.19.217.65 - Amazon.com0.17%
196.25.69.13 - Telkom Internet0.17%
185.53.177.29 - Team Internet AG0.16%
41.222.34.204 - Vox-Telecom0.16%
138.201.19.4 - SERVER BLOCK0.16%
129.232.216.34 - HETZNER (Pty) Ltd0.16%
169.239.217.11 - Diamatrix0.15%
197.242.70.82 - Hetzner0.15%
41.185.13.54 - Web Africa0.15%
199.34.228.100 - Weebly0.15%
129.232.145.146 - HETZNER (Pty) Ltd0.14%
196.22.172.215 - MWEB0.14%
196.22.172.216 - MWEB0.14%
129.232.172.162 - HETZNER (Pty) Ltd0.14%
103.224.182.245 - Trellian Pty. Limited0.14%
196.46.186.137 - About IT Online (PTY) Ltd0.13%
196.22.172.121 - MWEB0.13%
41.222.34.203 - Vox-Telecom0.13%
197.83.0.7 - MWEB0.13%
197.189.254.106 - Hetzner0.13%
41.185.13.52 - Web Africa0.13%
196.41.123.194 - Cybersmart0.13%
41.185.8.52 - Web Africa0.13%
184.72.229.176 - Amazon.com0.12%
196.22.172.57 - MWEB0.12%
197.242.76.210 - Hetzner0.12%
196.22.172.56 - MWEB0.12%
41.86.105.124 - MWEB0.12%
41.78.28.120 - Alexandre Miller cc t/a Imaginet0.12%
41.72.154.155 - Hetzner CC0.12%
107.23.64.217 - Amazon.com0.12%
154.73.34.76 - Ultimate-linux0.12%
Most common web servers in South Africa

Discover what is the market share of Apache and how many web servers use Apache in South Africa.

Apache 64.74%
nginx 11.89%
Microsoft-IIS 11.19%
LiteSpeed 1.99%
Pepyaka/1.11.3 0.86%
Protected by COMODO WAF 0.24%
Microsoft-HTTPAPI/2.0 0.24%
openresty 0.16%
GSE 0.13%
lighttpd 0.04%
DNSME HTTP Redirection 0.04%
AkamaiGHost 0.04%
BigIP 0.03%
AmazonS3 0.03%
NetNames 0.03%
ECAT Webserver 0.03%
- Web acceleration by http://www.unixy.net/varnish 0.02%
Sucuri/Cloudproxy 0.02%
Varnish 0.02%
Cowboy 0.02%
ghs 0.02%
SSWS 0.02%
Lotus-Domino 0.02%
Google Frontend 0.02%
GitHub.com 0.01%
IBM-PROXY-WTE/8.0 0.01%
WWW Server/1.1 0.01%
Ning HTTP Server 2.0 0.01%
Caddy 0.01%
UltraDNS Client Redirection Server 0.01%
CloudFront 0.01%
gunicorn/0.17.2 0.01%
ZGS 0.01%
- Web acceleration by Mocha Cache 0.01%
thin 0.01%
Favourite SSL certificates
As of today, 43.92% of all the .za domains have SSL certificate installed and are delivered via HTTPS.
Let s Encrypt Authority X3 29.03%
cPanel, Inc. Certification Authority 12.34%
COMODO ECC Domain Validation Secure Server CA 2 0.84%
COMODO RSA Domain Validation Secure Server CA 0.38%
RapidSSL SHA256 CA 0.29%
thawte DV SSL CA - G2 0.24%
Go Daddy Secure Certificate Authority - G2 0.16%
thawte SSL CA - G2 0.10%
Entrust Certification Authority - L1K 0.07%
thawte EV SSL CA - G3 0.04%
GeoTrust SSL CA - G3 0.04%
DigiCert SHA2 Secure Server CA 0.04%
RapidSSL SHA256 CA - G3 0.04%
COMODO RSA Organization Validation Secure Server CA 0.03%
AlphaSSL CA - SHA256 - G2 0.03%
StartCom Class 1 DV Server CA 0.02%
DigiCert SHA2 Extended Validation Server CA 0.02%
GeoTrust DV SSL CA - G3 0.02%
Entrust Certification Authority - L1M 0.02%
DigiCert SHA2 High Assurance Server CA 0.01%
Symantec Class 3 Secure Server CA - G4 0.01%
Amazon 0.01%
COMODO RSA Extended Validation Secure Server CA 0.01%
Starfield Secure Certificate Authority - G2 0.01%
thawte SHA256 SSL CA 0.01%
GeoTrust EV SSL CA - G4 0.01%
GlobalSign Organization Validation CA - SHA256 - G2 0.01%
Trusted Secure Certificate Authority 5 0.01%
Symantec Class 3 EV SSL CA - G3 0.01%
thawte DV SSL SHA256 CA 0.01%
SSL.com DV CA 0.01%
RapidSSL SHA256 CA - G2 0.01%
StartCom Class 3 OV Server CA 0.01%
StartCom Class 2 Primary Intermediate Server CA 0.00%
UbiquiTLS™ DV RSA Server CA 0.00%
thawte Extended Validation SHA256 SSL CA 0.00%
GlobalSign CloudSSL CA - SHA256 - G3 0.00%
Gandi Standard SSL CA 2 0.00%
GlobalSign Domain Validation CA - SHA256 - G2 0.00%
Symantec Class 3 Secure Server SHA256 SSL CA 0.00%
GlobalSign Domain Validation CA - SHA256 - G3 0.00%
GeoTrust DV SSL CA - G4 0.00%
CloudFlare Inc ECC CA-2 0.00%
Symantec Basic DV SSL CA - G2 0.00%
Symantec Class 3 ECC 256 bit SSL CA - G2 0.00%
Certum Domain Validation CA SHA2 0.00%
Google Internet Authority G2 0.00%
Trustwave Organization Validation SHA256 CA, Level 1 0.00%
Verizon Public SureServer CA G14-SHA2 0.00%
RapidSSL SHA256 CA - G4 0.00%
Most common 1st character in domain names
s 10.10%
c 7.88%
m 7.01%
a 6.84%
b 6.42%
t 6.39%
p 6.01%
d 4.66%
e 4.12%
l 3.99%
g 3.83%
r 3.83%
f 3.64%
i 3.52%
h 3.38%
w 3.27%
n 2.66%
k 2.60%
o 2.02%
v 1.99%
j 1.93%
u 1.14%
0 0.90%
z 0.63%
q 0.47%
y 0.46%
x 0.31%