Category - Web Servers Cache Tools Reverse Proxy

NGINX is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server and reverse proxy.

Technology usage statistics

Websites using Nginx 3,120,006 websites
Most popular in the country United States of America
Market position in Web Servers #2
Market share in Web Servers 34.24%
Most popular version 1.16.1

Technology adoption

Recent changes in Nginx usage. (See Nginx Usage Changes report)
Websites that added Nginx +52,309
Websites that dropped Nginx -136,962
Websites that changed version of Nginx 49,375

Distribution by websites popularity

Nginx detection in the top websites by popularity
Top 10k sites 3,710 websites
Top 100k sites 32,393 websites
Top 1m sites 283,774 websites

Websites utilizing Nginx

Top websites that use Nginx

Domain Country Rank Contacts United States of America 6 United States of America 14 United States of America 25 United States of America 26 United States of America 32 United States of America 8,574,950
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Market Share

Nginx market share within the Web Servers category

Geographical Distribution

Technology usage distribution by websites across the globe.

Versions (by popularity)

  • 1.16.1 (32.79%)
  • 1.19.0 (8.13%)
  • 1.10.3 (7.92%)
  • 1.18.0 (7.23%)
  • 1.14.0 (7.08%)
  • 1.14.1 (4.37%)
  • 1.12.2 (3.54%)
  • 1.14.2 (3.33%)
  • 1.6.2 (2.60%)
  • 1.4.6 (1.62%)

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Nginx often used together with

Category - Document Encoding.
UTF-8 is used together with Nginx on 2,447,311 domains. Total 8,486,158 domains found using UTF-8
Category - Document Standards.
JavaScript is used together with Nginx on 1,796,890 domains. Total 6,425,165 domains found using JavaScript
Category - JavaScript Libraries.
jQuery is used together with Nginx on 1,289,206 domains. Total 4,000,935 domains found using jQuery
Category - Programming Languages.
PHP is used together with Nginx on 1,215,096 domains. Total 3,804,645 domains found using PHP
Category - Document Standards.
HTML5 Tags is used together with Nginx on 1,205,063 domains. Total 4,203,578 domains found using HTML5 Tags
Category - CMS.
WordPress is used together with Nginx on 818,414 domains. Total 2,501,659 domains found using WordPress

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