10 Mind Blowing Internet Stats Of 2016

The internet, although being a massive and powerful tool hasn’t actually been around for long. When you think about creations of products, the internet has been the one thing which has never got old and probably never will. Originally, the internet was small and very limited but soon has grew to support almost everything we do.

Now I could give a brief talk about what the internet is but c’mon… Who doesn’t know what the internet is, right? So today, here are some of the best internet facts of 2016!

1) There are 3.26 billion internet users as of December 2015.


2) China, as a country, has the most internet users.


3) By 2017, there will be more internet traffic than all prior internet years combined.


4) 2.7 million blog posts are published every day.


5) There are currently 123.78 million registered .com domain names.


6) The most expensive domain name ever sold is Insurance.com, for $35.6 million in 2010.


7) The first website was published on August 6, 1991.


8) Only 44% of web traffic is from humans, the rest of the traffic is from bots.


9) 39% of web servers are hosted on Apache.


10) Google is the most popular website in the world, followed by Facebook and YouTube.


Post Author: Jason Wood

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