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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 2017
market
share
change since
1 March 2017
1.WordPress27.9%+0.3%58.9%+0.1%
2.Joomla3.3%7.0%-0.1%
3.Drupal2.2%4.7%
4.Magento1.2%2.5%-0.1%
5.Blogger1.1%2.3%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing content management systems since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.WordPress503
2.Progress Sitefinity118
3.Shopify68
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 2017
1.PHP82.6%+0.1%
2.ASP.NET15.1%-0.1%
3.Java2.6%-0.1%
4.static files1.5%
5.ColdFusion0.6%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing server-side programming languages since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.PHP224
2.JavaScript31
3.Python5
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 2017
1.JavaScript94.5%+0.1%
2.Flash6.7%-0.3%
3.Silverlight0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing client-side programming languages since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.JavaScript107
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 2017
market
share
change since
1 March 2017
1.jQuery72.3%+0.2%96.6%+0.1%
2.Bootstrap15.0%+0.4%20.0%+0.5%
3.Modernizr10.9%14.5%-0.1%
4.MooTools3.0%-0.1%4.0%-0.1%
5.ASP.NET Ajax2.1%-0.1%2.8%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing JavaScript libraries since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Bootstrap693
2.jQuery336
3.GSAP39
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 2017
1.HTML75.4%+0.9%
2.XHTML25.0%-1.0%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing markup languages since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.HTML52,274
2.HTML1,704
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 2017
1.UTF-889.0%+0.4%
2.ISO-8859-15.1%-0.2%
3.Windows-12511.6%-0.1%
4.Shift JIS0.9%-0.1%
5.Windows-12520.8%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing character encodings since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.UTF-8661
2.Windows-12501
3.US-ASCII1
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 2017
1.JPEG73.8%-0.1%
2.PNG73.8%+0.4%
3.GIF36.8%-0.7%
4.SVG3.6%+0.4%
5.BMP0.3%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing image file formats since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.PNG606
2.SVG559
3.ICO1
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 2017
1.CSS95.7%+0.1%
2.Compression71.3%+0.5%
3.Cookies50.3%-0.1%
4.ETag14.3%-0.4%
5.HTTP/213.6%+1.3%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing site elements since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.HTTP/22,284
2.Compression991
3.Gzip Compression965
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 March 2017
market
share
change since
1 March 2017
1.Comodo15.1%+0.7%42.1%-1.3%
2.IdenTrust9.2%+1.8%25.6%+3.2%
3.Symantec Group5.3%+0.1%14.9%-0.9%
4.GoDaddy Group2.7%+0.1%7.6%-0.2%
5.GlobalSign1.7%4.8%-0.2%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing SSL certificate authorities since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.IdenTrust3,047
2.Comodo1,284
3.DigiCert265
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 2017
market
share
change since
1 March 2017
1.Facebook12.6%-0.4%51.3%-1.0%
2.Twitter9.9%-0.1%40.3%-0.1%
3.Google +16.9%-0.2%27.9%-0.5%
4.AddThis3.8%15.5%+0.1%
5.Pinterest2.1%-0.1%8.7%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing social widgets since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.AddToAny49
2.WhatsApp19
3.Xing1
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 2017
market
share
change since
1 March 2017
1.Google Hosted Libraries16.9%-0.1%70.4%-0.9%
2.CDNJS4.5%+0.3%18.6%+1.1%
3.jQuery CDN4.0%+0.1%16.7%+0.1%
4.jsDelivr1.0%+0.1%4.2%+0.3%
5.Yandex Libraries Hosting0.7%3.0%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing JavaScript content delivery networks since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.CDNJS517
2.jsDelivr129
3.jQuery CDN89
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 2017
market
share
change since
1 March 2017
1.Google Analytics54.3%-0.2%83.4%
2.Yandex.Metrika5.4%8.3%+0.1%
3.WordPress Jetpack4.6%7.0%
4.LiveInternet3.2%4.9%
5.New Relic1.9%2.9%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing traffic analysis tools since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Full Circle Studies59
2.Gemius26
3.Yandex.Metrika24
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 2017
market
share
change since
1 March 2017
1.Google Ads16.5%-0.1%84.5%+0.1%
2.Amazon Associates1.1%+0.1%5.6%+0.4%
3.AdRoll0.6%3.1%-0.1%
4.ExoClick0.5%2.5%+0.1%
5.Skimlinks0.2%1.3%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing advertising networks since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Amazon Associates115
2.ExoClick29
3.AdFox6
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 2017
market
share
change since
1 March 2017
1.Google Tag Manager6.8%+0.4%93.5%+0.4%
2.Adobe DTM0.2%3.3%
3.Yahoo Tag Manager0.2%2.7%-0.1%
4.Signal0.1%1.6%-0.1%
5.Tealium0.1%1.3%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing tag managers since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Google Tag Manager640
2.Adobe DTM14
3.Tealium1
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 2017
1.Apache49.7%-0.7%
2.Nginx33.6%+0.9%
3.Microsoft-IIS11.3%-0.2%
4.LiteSpeed2.5%
5.Google Servers1.2%-0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing web servers since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Nginx1,619
2.LiteSpeed109
3.Node.js25
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 2017
1.Unix66.5%
2.Windows33.5%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing operating systems since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Ubuntu264
2.Debian197
3.Linux144
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 2017
1.GoDaddy Group6.3%+1.3%
2.Amazon4.8%+0.2%
3.OVH4.3%
4.Endurance Group3.8%-0.2%
5.Hetzner3.2%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing web hosting providers since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.GoDaddy Group2,308
2.United Internet722
3.Liquid Web287
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 2017
market
share
change since
1 March 2017
1.CloudFlare5.8%+0.3%72.0%+0.1%
2.Akamai1.0%12.6%
3.Incapsula0.4%4.5%-0.1%
4.Amazon CloudFront0.3%3.9%+0.2%
5.Sucuri0.2%2.4%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing reverse proxy services since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.CloudFlare392
2.Akamai66
3.Amazon CloudFront45
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 2017
1..com47.7%-0.4%
2..ru5.1%
3..org4.8%
4..net4.5%-0.1%
5..de3.0%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing top level domains since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1..org131
2..top66
3..de63
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 2017
1.United States41.3%-0.3%
2.Germany8.9%+0.1%
3.Japan5.4%-0.1%
4.Russian Federation4.9%+0.1%
5.France4.8%+0.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing server locations since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.Germany173
2.Canada140
3.Netherlands137
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 2017
1.English51.8%-0.3%
2.Russian6.5%
3.Japanese5.6%
4.German5.5%
5.Spanish5.1%
percentages of sites


Fastest growing content languages since 1 March 2017

© W3Techs.comsites
1.French119
2.German115
3.Italian79
daily number of additional sites
in the top 10 million

Find more details in the content language surveys


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