wordpress market shareWordPress is content management software used to create high design and functional websites. Seventeen percent of all websites are powered by WordPress – over 60 million sites. To learn more about the open source movement behind WordPress, visit the official site here.

WordPress has a dominant market share advantage (62%) over all other content management systems combined. The second place CMS is Joomla at 15%, followed by Drupal, at 7%.


Below are some notable websites running on WordPress.

notable wordpress users



Percentage of all websites running WordPress

Number of Websites Running WordPress


Wordpress market share vs. all other content management systems

Number of new WordPress sites launched each day