Sphinx

Category - Documentation Tools

Technology usage statistics

Websites using Sphinx 1,252 websites
Most popular in the country United States of America
Market position in Documentation Tools #1
Market share in Documentation Tools 55.03%
Most popular version 1.8.5

Technology adoption

Recent changes in Sphinx usage. (See Sphinx Usage Changes report)
Websites that added Sphinx +62
Websites that dropped Sphinx -5
Websites that changed version of Sphinx 21

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 123 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 (30.46%)
  • 1.7.9 (5.63%)
  • 2.4.4 (4.30%)
  • 2.1.2 (4.30%)
  • 1.5.3 (3.97%)
  • 1.6.5 (3.64%)
  • 3.1.2 (3.31%)
  • 3.0.3 (3.31%)
  • 1.3.1 (3.31%)
  • 1.6.7 (2.98%)

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Sphinx often used together with


Category - JavaScript Libraries.
jQuery is used together with Sphinx on 1,252 domains. Total 4,000,935 domains found using jQuery
Category - Document Encoding.
UTF-8 is used together with Sphinx on 1,252 domains. Total 8,486,158 domains found using UTF-8
Category - Document Standards.
JavaScript is used together with Sphinx on 1,248 domains. Total 6,425,165 domains found using JavaScript
Category - JavaScript Libraries.
Underscore.js is used together with Sphinx on 1,230 domains. Total 201,362 domains found using Underscore.js
Category - Miscellaneous.
Pygments is used together with Sphinx on 852 domains. Total 3,776 domains found using Pygments
Category - Web Servers.
Cloudflare Server is used together with Sphinx on 842 domains. Total 837,410 domains found using Cloudflare Server


Alternative Technologies


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GitBook: Total 228 domains found using GitBook
MkDocs: Total 313 domains found using MkDocs
YUI Doc: Total 85 domains found using YUI Doc
Doxygen: Total 97 domains found using Doxygen
ReDoc: Total 18 domains found using ReDoc
Adobe RoboHelp: Total 15 domains found using Adobe RoboHelp
Apigee: Total 29 domains found using Apigee
Javadoc: Total 2 domains found using Javadoc
Haddock: Total domains found using Haddock