Some interesting WordPress statistics — Infographic

WP Engine New Year DealThere’s no doubt about it: since its creation back in 2003, the growth of WordPress has been phenomenal. Not only does it now power over 20% of the web (there are now almost 75 million active WordPress sites in the world), but you’ve only got to look at some of the official WordPress statistics – such as the the number of posts published by users and the number of pageviews on WordPress-powered blogs – to see the increasing rate at which WordPress is being used to generate (and view) content across the web!

Just how quickly is WordPress growing? In an attempt to answer this very question, the peeps over at WP Engine conducted a little research… their answer: WordPress is “Growing Like Wildfire“!

WordPress Adoption Infographic


WordPress statistics infographic - by WP Engine

– infographic by WP Engine

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Happy New Year!


By WinningWP Editorial

Run by Brin Wilson, WinningWP is an award-winning resource for people who use – you guessed it – WordPress. Follow along on Twitter and/or Facebook.
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