Category - Web Servers

lighttpd is open source web server that is optimized for speed critical environment.

Technology usage statistics

Websites using lighttpd 7,960 websites
Most popular in the country United States of America
Market position in Web Servers #19
Market share in Web Servers <0.1%
Most popular version 1.4.35

Technology adoption

Recent changes in lighttpd usage. (See lighttpd Usage Changes report)
Websites that added lighttpd +597
Websites that dropped lighttpd -836
Websites that changed version of lighttpd 207

Distribution by websites popularity

lighttpd detection in the top websites by popularity
Top 10k sites 3 websites
Top 100k sites 46 websites
Top 1m sites 782 websites

Websites utilizing lighttpd

Top websites that use lighttpd

Domain Country Rank Contacts Germany 4,787 Netherlands 4,836 France 7,582 United States of America 11,776 United States of America 11,899 Germany 14,568
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Market Share

lighttpd market share within the Web Servers category

Geographical Distribution

Technology usage distribution by websites across the globe.

Versions (by popularity)

  • 1.4.35 (34.63%)
  • 1.4.28 (10.80%)
  • 1.4.18 (8.10%)
  • 1.4.45 (7.24%)
  • 1.4.26 (7.20%)
  • 1.4.33 (6.36%)
  • 1.4.53 (5.76%)
  • 1.4.55 (4.85%)
  • 1.4.31 (3.45%)
  • 1.4.54 (2.99%)

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lighttpd often used together with

Category - Document Encoding.
UTF-8 is used together with lighttpd on 4,926 domains. Total 8,853,308 domains found using UTF-8
Category - Document Standards.
JavaScript is used together with lighttpd on 3,629 domains. Total 6,741,983 domains found using JavaScript
Category - JavaScript Libraries.
jQuery is used together with lighttpd on 2,738 domains. Total 4,261,684 domains found using jQuery
Category - Programming Languages.
PHP is used together with lighttpd on 2,444 domains. Total 4,033,395 domains found using PHP
Category - Document Standards.
Description Meta is used together with lighttpd on 2,277 domains. Total 3,705,311 domains found using Description Meta
Category - Mobile.
Viewport Meta is used together with lighttpd on 2,090 domains. Total 5,033,722 domains found using Viewport Meta

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ATS: Total 18,617 domains found using ATS
Apple Http Server: Total 126 domains found using Apple Http Server
bytex: Total 74 domains found using bytex
Caddy: Total 6,655 domains found using Caddy
Centminmod: Total 4,013 domains found using Centminmod
Cherokee: Total 109 domains found using Cherokee