USA Is Not In The Top 10 Most Creative Countries Online!

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Global Online Creativity Index reveals most creative countries online according to website, app creation and GitHub commits:

  • Iceland ranks as an overall number one
  • Cyprus leads the way in terms of mobile app creation
  • Singapore and Hong Kong are the frontrunners for Github commits 
  • USA ranks first for most websites created (generic TLDs)

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Top Most Creative Countries Online

With the continuing growth of the internet, recent years have seen a significant increase of creative activity online. A new study by web hosting provider Hostinger has investigated the global scope of online creativity to find out what countries are leading the way in website, app creation and GitHub activity.

Here are the key details:

Most Creative Countries

Overall online creativity frontrunners

  1. Iceland 
  2. Switzerland 
  3. Netherlands 

Leaders in mobile app development

  1. Cyprus
  2. Israel
  3. Singapore

Leaders in website development

Generic TLDs: 

  1. USA
  2. Malta 
  3. Iceland

Country-code TLDs: 

  1. Netherlands
  2. Switzerland 
  3. Denmark

Leaders in GitHub activity 

  1. Singapore 
  2. Hong Kong
  3. Switzerland 

Most Creative Countries Online

Commenting on the study, a spokesperson for Hostinger said: “We often don’t stop and think about what online creativity is or how it can be measured. It’s been fascinating to see just how different economies are shaped by different types of web development endeavors. This study also opened our eyes to some emerging economies where the online revolution has just started, and it’s exciting to be in the forefront of all these new technologies.” 

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