OpenResty

Category - Web Servers

OpenResty is a web platform that integrates our enhanced version of the Nginx core. It is designed to help developers easily build scalable web applications, web services, and dynamic web gateways.

Technology usage statistics

Websites using OpenResty 295,432 websites
Most popular in the country United States of America
Market position in Web Servers #5
Market share in Web Servers 3.33%
Most popular version 1.13.6

Technology adoption

Recent changes in OpenResty usage. (See OpenResty Usage Changes report)
Websites that added OpenResty +46,574
Websites that dropped OpenResty -4,571
Websites that changed version of OpenResty 2,450

Distribution by websites popularity

OpenResty detection in the top websites by popularity
Top 10k sites 210 websites
Top 100k sites 3,043 websites
Top 1m sites 23,773 websites

Websites utilizing OpenResty

Top websites that use OpenResty

Domain Country Rank Contacts
www.telegraph.co.uk United States of America 64
tumblr.com Canada 178
www.tumblr.com United States of America 178
static.wixstatic.com United States of America 248
www.nydailynews.com United States of America 370
nydailynews.com United States of America 370
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Market Share

OpenResty market share within the Web Servers category

Geographical Distribution

Technology usage distribution by websites across the globe.






Versions (by popularity)

  • 1.13.6 (66.77%)
  • 1.15.8 (28.53%)
  • 1.11.2 (3.50%)
  • 1.17.8 (0.41%)
  • 1.9.15 (0.31%)
  • 1.9.7 (0.14%)
  • 1.9.3 (0.13%)

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OpenResty often used together with


Category - Web Servers.
Nginx is used together with OpenResty on 298,035 domains. Total 2,850,667 domains found using Nginx
Category - Programming Languages.
Lua is used together with OpenResty on 296,455 domains. Total 294,560 domains found using Lua
Category - Document Encoding.
UTF-8 is used together with OpenResty on 268,876 domains. Total 8,286,074 domains found using UTF-8
Category - Document Standards.
JavaScript is used together with OpenResty on 208,311 domains. Total 6,343,077 domains found using JavaScript
Category - Mobile.
Viewport Meta is used together with OpenResty on 193,261 domains. Total 4,852,013 domains found using Viewport Meta
Category - Document Standards.
Description Meta is used together with OpenResty on 103,587 domains. Total 3,538,608 domains found using Description Meta


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