WordPress Statistics

Wordpress Statistics - Tebiko - Digital Agency Experts in Wordpress and Woocommerce in Monterrey México

WordPress statistics never cease to amaze us, even us.

WordPress is a content management platform for websites. In short, it helps you create your website, blog or online store. It is one of the most used platforms in the world for websites, it is used by businesses such as CNN, Time, Variety, Microsoft, People, Dow Jones among many others.

History of WordPress

  • 2003 - The first version of WordPress is released
  • 2004 - Plugins are launched, which are modules to customize the platform.
  • 2005 - Themes are introduced to allow site customization
  • 2007 - Widgets are launched
  • 2010 - Custom post types are introduced, allowing you to organize different types of content.
  • 2011 - Woocommerce starts as e-commerce plugin
  • 2015 - REST API introduced
  • 2018 - New way to create sites with Gutenberg (now blocks)

WordPress Statistics

  • WordPress is used on 43% of all sites in the world.
  • WordPress as CMS is the most used with 64.3% of the market.
  • WordPress 6.1 has been downloaded more than 48.5 million times
  • There are more than 60,000 plugins in the official WordPress directory.
  • There are more than 10,270 themes in the official WordPress directory.
  • Elementor is the most used WordPress builder 18.5% of WordPress sites use it
  • WordPress.org is visited about 18 million times a month.
  • There are 21 teams working on WordPress

Most popular WordPress plugins

With WordPress plugins you can extend the functionality of your site to customize it. Here are the most popular plugins.

M = millions of downloads

Most popular WordPress themes

You can use WordPress Themes or templates to give the style you want to your site. There are free plugins and there are paid plugins.

Companies using WordPress

  • Microsoft News
  • Techcrunch
  • RollingStone
  • Disney
  • Vogue
  • Variety
  • The White House
  • Finland
  • New York Times

If you need help, we offer website creation services with WordPress and Woocommerce as well as support and maintenance.

Sources

Sources:
https://crocoblock.com/blog/wordpress-statistics-facts
https://kinsta.com/wordpress-market-share/

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