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W3Techs - World Wide Web Technology Surveys

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

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Provide the most reliable and most extensive source of information on web technology usage.

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 March 2019
market
share
change since
1 March 2019
1.WordPress33.6%+0.3%60.6%+0.4%
2.Joomla2.9%5.2%-0.1%
3.Drupal1.9%3.4%
4.Squarespace1.5%2.7%
5.Shopify1.5%2.7%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing content management systems since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.WordPress762
2.WooCommerce271
3.Squarespace44
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 March 2019
1.PHP79.0%+0.1%
2.ASP.NET11.4%-0.1%
3.Java4.0%
4.Ruby2.5%
5.static files2.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing server-side programming languages since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.PHP120
2.Ruby41
3.JavaScript36
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 March 2019
1.JavaScript95.1%
2.Flash3.6%-0.1%
3.Silverlight0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing client-side programming languages since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.JavaScript112
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 March 2019
market
share
change since
1 March 2019
1.jQuery73.9%+0.1%97.3%
2.Bootstrap18.7%+0.1%24.7%+0.2%
3.Modernizr11.2%-0.1%14.8%-0.1%
4.Underscore3.0%+0.1%4.0%+0.1%
5.MooTools2.2%2.9%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing JavaScript libraries since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Bootstrap295
2.Popper293
3.Underscore217
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 March 2019
1.HTML86.1%+0.6%
2.XHTML14.2%-0.6%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing markup languages since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.HTML51,511
2.HTML1,087
3.AMP6
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 March 2019
1.UTF-893.3%+0.2%
2.ISO-8859-13.3%-0.1%
3.Windows-12511.0%
4.Windows-12520.6%
5.Shift JIS0.4%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing character encodings since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.UTF-8405
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 March 2019
1.PNG74.9%+0.1%
2.JPEG72.4%-0.1%
3.GIF26.8%-0.5%
4.SVG16.7%+0.7%
5.BMP0.2%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing image file formats since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.SVG1,394
2.PNG163
3.WebP30
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 March 2019
1.CSS95.8%
2.Compression78.3%+0.3%
3.Default protocol https50.5%+2.0%
4.Cookies45.9%-0.3%
5.Default subdomain www42.7%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing site elements since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.HTTP/24,424
2.Default protocol https4,077
3.QUIC2,684
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the site element surveys



Structured Data Formats

Most popular structured data formats

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 March 2019
1.RDFa46.0%+0.6%
2.Meta-tag-based formats27.3%+0.7%
3.JSON-LD23.8%+0.4%
4.Microdata16.3%+0.2%
5.Microformats0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing structured data formats since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Twitter Cards1,441
2.Meta-tag-based formats1,415
3.Open Graph1,306
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the structured data surveys



SSL Certificate Authorities

Most popular SSL certificate authorities

© W3Techs.comusagechange since
1 March 2019
market
share
change since
1 March 2019
1.IdenTrust33.6%+1.1%49.5%+0.4%
2.Sectigo18.0%26.5%-0.6%
3.DigiCert Group8.3%+0.4%12.3%+0.4%
4.GoDaddy Group4.5%6.7%-0.1%
5.GlobalSign1.9%2.8%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing SSL certificate authorities since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.IdenTrust2,189
2.DigiCert926
3.DigiCert Group890
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 March 2019
market
share
change since
1 March 2019
1.Facebook8.4%-0.2%47.0%-0.1%
2.Twitter7.8%-0.1%43.7%+0.6%
3.Google +14.4%-0.3%24.6%-1.1%
4.AddThis2.7%-0.1%15.3%-0.1%
5.Pinterest1.8%9.9%+0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing social widgets since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.LinkedIn106
2.AddToAny27
3.Newsvine1
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 March 2019
market
share
change since
1 March 2019
1.Google Hosted Libraries15.3%-0.1%58.7%-0.7%
2.CDNJS9.1%+0.3%34.8%+0.9%
3.jQuery CDN4.1%15.9%
4.jsDelivr2.2%+0.1%8.4%+0.3%
5.Yandex Libraries Hosting0.6%2.1%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing JavaScript content delivery networks since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.CDNJS613
2.jsDelivr185
3.unpkg115
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 March 2019
market
share
change since
1 March 2019
1.Google Analytics56.8%+0.1%85.6%+0.1%
2.Facebook Pixel8.1%+0.2%12.3%+0.3%
3.Yandex.Metrica5.1%7.7%+0.1%
4.WordPress Jetpack4.9%7.3%
5.Hotjar2.6%+0.2%3.9%+0.2%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing traffic analysis tools since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Facebook Pixel395
2.Hotjar233
3.Google Analytics155
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 March 2019
market
share
change since
1 March 2019
1.Google Ads30.6%+0.8%95.1%
2.Amazon Associates1.0%+0.1%3.0%+0.3%
3.AdRoll0.6%1.7%-0.1%
4.Yandex.Direct0.3%1.0%
5.ExoClick0.3%0.9%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing advertising networks since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Google Ads1,559
2.Amazon Associates260
3.Yandex.Direct16
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 March 2019
market
share
change since
1 March 2019
1.Google Tag Manager21.6%+1.1%98.6%+0.1%
2.Adobe DTM0.2%0.9%-0.1%
3.Yahoo Tag Manager0.1%0.6%
4.Tealium0.1%0.4%-0.1%
5.Signal0.1%0.4%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing tag managers since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Google Tag Manager2,154
2.Matomo Tag Manager2
3.Tealium2
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 March 2019
1.Apache43.6%-0.5%
2.Nginx41.8%+0.6%
3.Microsoft-IIS8.6%-0.2%
4.LiteSpeed4.1%+0.1%
5.Google Servers0.9%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing web servers since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Nginx1,146
2.LiteSpeed254
3.Node.js33
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 March 2019
1.Unix69.7%+0.3%
2.Windows30.3%-0.4%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing operating systems since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Unix632
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 March 2019
1.GoDaddy Group6.6%
2.Amazon5.9%+0.1%
3.Endurance Group4.9%
4.OVH4.2%+0.1%
5.Google4.1%+0.2%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing web hosting providers since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Google320
2.DigitalOcean195
3.Hetzner182
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 March 2019
market
share
change since
1 March 2019
1.CloudFlare8.0%+0.2%75.9%+0.4%
2.Amazon CloudFront0.7%6.8%+0.2%
3.Akamai0.6%5.5%-0.7%
4.Fastly0.5%+0.1%4.4%+0.1%
5.Sucuri0.4%+0.1%3.4%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing reverse proxy services since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.CloudFlare421
2.Amazon CloudFront67
3.Fastly43
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 March 2019
1..com46.7%-0.1%
2..org5.1%
3..ru4.3%
4..net3.7%
5..de3.4%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing top level domains since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1..in70
2..gr57
3..au35
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 March 2019
1.United States43.5%
2.Germany9.5%+0.2%
3.Russian Federation4.5%
4.France3.8%
5.United Kingdom3.5%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing server locations since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Germany305
2.Canada149
3.Singapore65
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 March 2019
1.English54.0%
2.Russian6.0%
3.German5.9%
4.Spanish5.0%
5.French3.9%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing content languages since 1 March 2019

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Spanish122
2.Greek57
3.Japanese32
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the content language surveys


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