33.4% of the top 10 million websites in the world are built with WordPress.
The good news: 33.4% of the top 10 million websites in the world are built with WordPress! The following is the official news from WordPress:
According to W3Techs , WordPress now has one-third of the top 10 million websites on the web. In the past few years, our market share has grown steadily, from 29.9% a year ago to 33.4% today. Of course, we are very proud of these numbers!
The road here is very exciting. In 2005, we celebrated 50,000 downloads . Six years later, in January 2011, WordPress provided support for 13.1% of websites. Now, in early 2019, we supported 33.4% of the websites. Our latest version has been downloaded nearly 14 million times and will only be released on February 21.
Over the years, WordPress has become the preferred CMS for more and more people and companies. As WordPress is used by various businesses, various WordPress sites are growing. Large enterprise business continues to small local businesses: All businesses use WordPress to support their websites. We like to see this and we strive to provide better WordPress for everyone.
We would like to thank all those who use WordPress for their establishment and maintenance by a large volunteer community that grew up with CMS . This incredible community allows WordPress to keep growing while still staying free . Of course, we would like to thank everyone who uses WordPress and trusts it. To everyone: Let us celebrate!