Difference between .ng and .com in domains?

Hi everyone,

These are the top level domain extensions.

1).com stands for “commercial “- is the most common and most recognized domain extension.

2).ng stands for “Nigeria” – suitable for businesses in Nigeria.

A .com is must if you expect a good amount of Non-Nigerian traffic via search. With a .ng Google often tends to assume that your content is for Nigeria and ignores you in other countries. The country preference can be changes using Google Analytics.

A .ng domain is the small and easy to remember domain. It represent the country Nigeria to feel proud.

.com is gTLDs and .ng is ccTLDs

Country Code Top-Level Domains (ccTLDs) are two-letter Internet top-level domains (TLDs) specifically designated for a particular country.

Generic top-level domains (gTLDs) are one of the categories of top-level domains (TLDs) maintained by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) for use in the Domain Name System of the Internet. A top-level domain is the last label of every fully qualified domain name.