windows-1251

Category - Document Encoding

Windows-1251 is an 8-bit character encoding, designed to cover languages that use the Cyrillic script such as Russian, Bulgarian, Serbian Cyrillic.



We have discovered 374,328 live websites that are using windows-1251.

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Technology usage statistics

Websites using windows-1251 374,328 websites
Most popular in the country Russian Federation
Market position in Document Encoding #6
Market share in Document Encoding 0.40%

Technology adoption

Recent changes in windows-1251 usage. (See windows-1251 Usage Changes report)
Websites that added windows-1251 +1,455
Websites that dropped windows-1251 -2,195

Distribution by websites popularity

windows-1251 detection in the top websites by popularity
Top 10k sites 39 websites
Top 100k sites 352 websites
Top 1m sites 4,812 websites

Websites utilizing windows-1251

Top websites that use windows-1251

Domain Country Rank Contacts
vk.com Russian Federation 74
www.deviantart.com United States of America 252
top.mail.ru Russian Federation 323
vkontakte.ru Russian Federation 669
www.liveinternet.ru Russian Federation 738
ssp.rambler.ru Russian Federation 1,704
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Market Share

windows-1251 market share within the Document Encoding category

Geographical Distribution

Technology usage distribution by websites across the globe.







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