Category - CMS Blogs

WordPress is a content management system based on PHP and MySQL.

Technology usage statistics

Websites using WordPress 2,666,091 websites
Most popular in the country United States of America
Market position in CMS #1
Market share in CMS 69.43%
Most popular version 5.5.3

Technology adoption

Recent changes in WordPress usage. (See WordPress Usage Changes report)
Websites that added WordPress +84,529
Websites that dropped WordPress -98,688
Websites that changed version of WordPress 1,440,384

Distribution by websites popularity

WordPress detection in the top websites by popularity
Top 10k sites 2,141 websites
Top 100k sites 28,704 websites
Top 1m sites 300,425 websites

Websites utilizing WordPress

Top websites that use WordPress

Domain Country Rank Contacts
wordpress.org United States of America 14
wordpress.com United States of America 32
creativecommons.org United States of America 34
code.jquery.com United States of America 50
techcrunch.com United States of America 67
secure.gravatar.com United States of America 116
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Market Share

WordPress market share within the CMS category

Geographical Distribution

Technology usage distribution by websites across the globe.

Versions (by popularity)

  • 5.5.3 (23.01%)
  • 5.6 (22.98%)
  • 5.4.4 (8.29%)
  • 4.9.16 (5.42%)
  • 5.3.6 (5.11%)
  • 5.2.9 (4.15%)
  • 5.4.2 (2.78%)
  • 2.5 (2.28%)
  • 5.1.8 (2.25%)
  • 5.5.1 (1.89%)

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WordPress often used together with

Category - Programming Languages.
PHP is used together with WordPress on 3,583,064 domains. Total 4,097,300 domains found using PHP
Category - Databases.
MySQL is used together with WordPress on 2,691,455 domains. Total 2,838,917 domains found using MySQL
Category - Document Encoding.
UTF-8 is used together with WordPress on 2,664,379 domains. Total 8,492,902 domains found using UTF-8
Category - JavaScript Libraries.
jQuery is used together with WordPress on 2,554,765 domains. Total 4,244,363 domains found using jQuery
Category - Document Standards.
JavaScript is used together with WordPress on 2,194,997 domains. Total 6,905,876 domains found using JavaScript
Category - Mobile.
Viewport Meta is used together with WordPress on 2,075,264 domains. Total 5,208,980 domains found using Viewport Meta

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3dCart: Total 1,118 domains found using 3dCart
a-blog cms: Total 382 domains found using a-blog cms
Adobe Experience Manager: Total 9,131 domains found using Adobe Experience Manager
Ametys: Total 106 domains found using Ametys
Amiro.CMS: Total 120 domains found using Amiro.CMS
AMP Plugin: Total 1,000 domains found using AMP Plugin
ApostropheCMS: Total 212 domains found using ApostropheCMS
Apptegy: Total 418 domains found using Apptegy
Arc Publishing: Total 321 domains found using Arc Publishing