Sphinx

Category - Documentation Tools

Technology usage statistics

Websites using Sphinx 1,255 websites
Most popular in the country United States of America
Market position in Documentation Tools #1
Market share in Documentation Tools 46.72%
Most popular version 1.8.5

Technology adoption

Recent changes in Sphinx usage. (See Sphinx Usage Changes report)
Websites that added Sphinx +108
Websites that dropped Sphinx -33
Websites that changed version of Sphinx 39

Distribution by websites popularity

Sphinx detection in the top websites by popularity
Top 10k sites 3 websites
Top 100k sites 8 websites
Top 1m sites 120 websites

Websites utilizing Sphinx

Top websites that use Sphinx

Domain Country Rank Contacts
discordpy.readthedocs.io United States of America 7,343
docs.toucantoco.com France 8,570
docs.invoiceninja.com United States of America 8,588
varnish-cache.org Netherlands 75,958
scikit-learn.org Netherlands 78,489
docs.nginx.com United States of America 80,310
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Market Share

Sphinx market share within the Documentation Tools category

Geographical Distribution

Technology usage distribution by websites across the globe.






Versions (by popularity)

  • 1.8.5 (29.68%)
  • 3.2.1 (5.81%)
  • 1.7.9 (5.16%)
  • 2.1.2 (4.19%)
  • 1.5.3 (4.19%)
  • 1.6.5 (3.55%)
  • 1.3.1 (3.55%)
  • 2.4.4 (3.23%)
  • 3.0.3 (2.90%)
  • 1.6.7 (2.58%)

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Sphinx often used together with


Category - JavaScript Libraries.
jQuery is used together with Sphinx on 1,262 domains. Total 4,261,684 domains found using jQuery
Category - Document Encoding.
UTF-8 is used together with Sphinx on 1,256 domains. Total 8,853,308 domains found using UTF-8
Category - Document Standards.
JavaScript is used together with Sphinx on 1,252 domains. Total 6,741,983 domains found using JavaScript
Category - JavaScript Libraries.
Underscore.js is used together with Sphinx on 1,233 domains. Total 215,715 domains found using Underscore.js
Category - Mobile.
Viewport Meta is used together with Sphinx on 932 domains. Total 5,033,722 domains found using Viewport Meta
Category - Miscellaneous.
Pygments is used together with Sphinx on 862 domains. Total 3,858 domains found using Pygments


Alternative Technologies


Docusaurus: Total 249 domains found using Docusaurus
GitBook: Total 228 domains found using GitBook
Intercom Articles: Total 376 domains found using Intercom Articles
MkDocs: Total 315 domains found using MkDocs
YUI Doc: Total 88 domains found using YUI Doc
Doxygen: Total 113 domains found using Doxygen
ReDoc: Total 18 domains found using ReDoc
Adobe RoboHelp: Total 16 domains found using Adobe RoboHelp
Apigee: Total 26 domains found using Apigee
Javadoc: Total 2 domains found using Javadoc