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W3Techs provides information about the usage of various types of technologies on the web.

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In our web technology surveys you can see the most popular technologies in these categories.




Content Management Systems

Most popular content management systems

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
market
share
change since
1 January 2016
1.WordPress25.9%+0.3%59.2%+0.4%
2.Joomla2.8%6.3%-0.1%
3.Drupal2.2%+0.1%4.9%
4.Magento1.3%+0.1%2.9%
5.Blogger1.2%2.8%+0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing content management systems since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.WordPress881
2.Blogger63
3.Bitrix57
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the content management surveys



Server-side Programming Languages

Most popular server-side programming languages

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
1.PHP81.8%+0.1%
2.ASP.NET15.9%-0.1%
3.Java3.0%
4.static files1.6%
5.ColdFusion0.7%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing server-side programming languages since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.PHP300
2.JavaScript30
3.Java20
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the server-side language surveys



Client-side Programming Languages

Most popular client-side programming languages

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
1.JavaScript92.7%+0.6%
2.Flash9.2%-0.3%
3.Silverlight0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing client-side programming languages since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.JavaScript1,567
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the client-side language surveys



JavaScript Libraries

Most popular JavaScript libraries

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
market
share
change since
1 January 2016
1.JQuery69.1%+0.8%95.9%+0.1%
2.Bootstrap11.0%+0.5%15.3%+0.6%
3.Modernizr10.0%+0.2%13.9%+0.1%
4.MooTools3.8%5.2%-0.1%
5.ASP.NET Ajax2.3%3.2%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing JavaScript libraries since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.JQuery1,938
2.Bootstrap1,348
3.Modernizr514
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the JavaScript library surveys



Markup Languages

Most popular markup languages

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
1.HTML68.3%+0.9%
2.XHTML32.2%-0.9%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing markup languages since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.HTML53,764
2.HTML2,090
3.XHTML Mobile Profile2
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the markup language surveys



Character Encodings

Most popular character encodings

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
1.UTF-886.3%+0.3%
2.ISO-8859-16.7%-0.2%
3.Windows-12511.9%
4.Shift JIS1.1%
5.Windows-12520.9%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing character encodings since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.UTF-8758
2.KOI8-R1
3.Windows-12531
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the character encoding surveys



Image File Formats

Most popular image file formats

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
1.JPEG73.1%+0.5%
2.PNG70.5%+0.7%
3.GIF41.2%-0.3%
4.SVG1.5%+0.1%
5.BMP0.3%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing image file formats since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.PNG1,713
2.JPEG1,136
3.SVG342
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the image file format surveys



Site Elements

Most popular site elements

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
1.CSS94.4%+0.7%
2.Compression65.2%+0.9%
3.Cookies49.5%+0.2%
4.ETag15.3%+0.1%
5.SPDY6.7%+0.4%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing site elements since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.HTTP/22,166
2.Compression1,963
3.Gzip Compression1,932
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the site element surveys



SSL Certificate Authorities

Most popular SSL certificate authorities

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
market
share
change since
1 January 2016
1.Comodo7.5%+0.3%40.9%+0.2%
2.Symantec Group5.1%27.7%-0.8%
3.GoDaddy Group2.3%12.3%-0.4%
4.GlobalSign1.8%+0.2%9.5%+0.5%
5.DigiCert0.6%3.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing SSL certificate authorities since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Comodo692
2.GlobalSign391
3.IdenTrust291
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the SSL certificate authority surveys



Social Widgets

Most popular social widgets

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
market
share
change since
1 January 2016
1.Facebook15.5%-0.3%56.9%-0.5%
2.Twitter10.7%39.1%+0.3%
3.Google +18.3%-0.1%30.6%-0.1%
4.AddThis4.1%15.0%
5.Pinterest2.2%8.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing social widgets since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.AddToAny47
2.WhatsApp25
3.Pinterest19
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the social widget surveys



JavaScript Content Delivery Networks

Most popular JavaScript content delivery networks

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
market
share
change since
1 January 2016
1.Google Hosted Libraries16.9%84.8%-0.2%
2.jQuery CDN2.7%13.7%+0.1%
3.CDNJS1.1%+0.1%5.3%+0.3%
4.Microsoft Ajax CDN0.3%1.5%
5.jsDelivr0.2%0.9%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing JavaScript content delivery networks since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Google Hosted Libraries202
2.CDNJS185
3.jQuery CDN59
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the content delivery surveys



Traffic Analysis Tools

Most popular traffic analysis tools

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
market
share
change since
1 January 2016
1.Google Analytics53.9%+0.3%82.8%
2.Yandex.Metrika5.0%+0.1%7.7%+0.2%
3.WordPress Stats4.3%+0.1%6.6%+0.1%
4.LiveInternet3.4%5.3%+0.1%
5.New Relic1.7%2.6%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing traffic analysis tools since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Google Analytics693
2.Yandex.Metrika369
3.WordPress Stats260
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the traffic analysis tool surveys



Advertising Networks

Most popular advertising networks

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
market
share
change since
1 January 2016
1.Google Ads17.2%+0.1%84.0%+0.4%
2.Amazon Associates1.0%4.8%-0.1%
3.AdRoll0.7%3.5%
4.ExoClick0.4%2.0%
5.Infolinks0.3%1.4%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing advertising networks since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Google Ads332
2.PopAds17
3.Casale Media7
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the advertising network surveys



Tag Managers

Most popular tag managers

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
market
share
change since
1 January 2016
1.Google Tag Manager4.2%+0.2%90.0%+0.4%
2.Adobe DTM0.2%3.6%-0.2%
3.Yahoo Tag Manager0.2%+0.1%3.3%
4.Signal0.1%1.9%-0.1%
5.Tealium0.1%1.7%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing tag managers since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Google Tag Manager500
2.Yahoo Tag Manager11
3.Tealium6
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the tag manager surveys



Web Servers

Most popular web servers

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
1.Apache55.1%-0.4%
2.Nginx27.2%+0.5%
3.Microsoft-IIS12.2%-0.2%
4.LiteSpeed2.3%
5.Google Servers1.4%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing web servers since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Nginx1,279
2.Google Servers53
3.Node.js24
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the web server surveys



Operating Systems

Most popular operating systems

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
1.Unix67.9%+0.1%
2.Windows32.1%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing operating systems since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Unix296
2.Ubuntu295
3.Debian82
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the operating system surveys



Web Hosting Providers

Most popular web hosting providers

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
1.GoDaddy Group5.4%
2.Endurance Group4.3%-0.1%
3.Amazon4.0%
4.OVH4.0%
5.Hetzner3.0%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing web hosting providers since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Amazon206
2.ParkingCrew151
3.Rackspace144
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the web hosting surveys



Reverse Proxy Services

Most popular reverse proxy services

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
market
share
change since
1 January 2016
1.CloudFlare4.1%+0.2%71.5%+0.7%
2.Akamai0.8%14.4%-0.5%
3.Incapsula0.3%4.9%-0.4%
4.Amazon CloudFront0.2%3.1%+0.1%
5.DOSarrest0.1%2.2%+0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing reverse proxy services since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.CloudFlare457
2.Fastly38
3.Amazon CloudFront37
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the reverse proxy surveys



Top Level Domains

Most popular top level domains

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
1..com49.7%-0.1%
2..ru5.1%+0.1%
3..net4.7%-0.1%
4..org4.4%
5..de3.1%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing top level domains since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1..ru300
2..xyz90
3..ir71
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the top level domain surveys



Server Locations

Most popular server locations

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
1.United States42.7%-0.2%
2.Germany9.0%
3.Japan4.9%
4.Russian Federation4.7%+0.2%
5.France4.6%+0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing server locations since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Russian Federation308
2.Singapore98
3.Ireland81
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the server location surveys



Content Languages

Most popular content languages

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 January 2016
1.English53.7%-0.2%
2.Russian6.3%+0.1%
3.German5.7%-0.1%
4.Japanese5.0%
5.Spanish4.9%+0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing content languages since 1 January 2016

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Russian360
2.Persian157
3.Turkish123
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the content language surveys


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