Sometimes it goes up and down through the course of a month, but
it’s still a pretty fun milestone that we can now say about one in
four websites are now powered by the scrappy open source underdog
with its roots stretching all the way back to a single person in
Corsica, France. We should be comfortably past 25% by the end of
The big opportunity is still the 57% of websites that don’t use
any identifiable CMS yet, and that’s where I think there is
still a ton of growth for us (and I’m also rooting for all the
other open source CMSes).
What a great success story WordPress is.