Interesting and informative facts about WORDPRESS
What is WordPress?
Wordpress is a free open source blogging software and dynamic content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL
As of March 2013, WordPress is on 65M
50% OFF WORDPRESS.COM
~ 60 MLN SITES ARE POWERED BY WORDPRESS
VIEW 4.1 bln pages
GENERATE 39.. mln posts
43.7 mln comments
371 M people view more than
4.1 B Pages each month
WordPress is currently the most popular CMS in use on the internet.
MOST POPULAR WORDPRESS PLUGINS
Based On Downloads
All In One SEO Pack 14,330,870
Google XML Sitemaps 10,233,926
Contact Form 7 10,978,008
WordPress Global Usage
WordPress.com is the 18th most popular website in the United Kingdom.
22 of every 100 new domain created in the US are running WordPress.
Indonesians are the most profilic WordPress users on the planet. WordPress.com is the 8th most popular site in Indonesia.
WordPress boasts more than 37 Million global searches every month
WordPress.com is run using the Multisite version and over 32 million sites are active on that one installation of WordPress MS
In the first week of March 2013, in excess of 1 million YouTube videos were embeded in WordPress websites
In an average week users of the site switch themes over 225,00 times with more than 100 different themes to pick form
To date there have been 81 Version Releases of WordPress
In 2013, 18.5% of the top 1,00,000 websites in the entire world were powered by WordPress.
Some examples of these sites are Honda, the NFL, the New York Times, Ford, CNN. Harvard Law School NASA, BBC Top Gear National Geographic Adobe Blogs and others.