Who uses WordPress? Only The World’s Biggest Names!

Due to the flexibility of its framework, WordPress is the most popular website building application in the world for fully functional Content Management System (CMS) websites.  Over 14% of the 1,000,000 biggest websites in the world use WordPress. This figure is growing fast – just see Google Trends here.

Many of the world’s biggest and most successful web-based businesses (eBay*, Yahoo*, Flickr*), companies (Sony*, Samsung*, Ford*), universities (Harvard*, MIT*), news networks (CNN*, NY Times*) and brands (KrispyKreme*, Ben and Jerry’s*), have chosen WordPress for all the great features it has to offer.


* To see for yourself that these companies are using WordPress…
… just follow these links to their WordPress sites, right click on the page and select “View page source / source code”.  Search the text for “wp-” (CTRL+F to find/search text and enter “wp-”) and you will see the WordPress file structures (e.g. /wp-content/, /wp-themes, etc) spread through their source code, just as you will for this website.




Other Brands, Companies and Famous Users


  • Ford



  • Ben & Jerry’s

  • SONY Playstation

  • People Magazine

  • SONY make.believe

  • Samsung

  • Nokia

  • Nikon

  • Pepsi

  • Lexus

  • Krispy Kreme

  • Katy Perry

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