By March 2012, with about 72.4 million users for the content management system, theÃ‚Â WordPress(WP) grew as the largest of its type on the planet.It provided hosting to more than 50% of the CMS users and more than 45% of the top 100 sitesÃ‚Â as rated by Technorati use WPÃ‚Â services.
The CMS grew by a great rate after the release of the version 3.3 and people seem reluctant to switch to 3.4. On average, the WP receives around 500,000 posts.
Out of every 100 new domains created, 22 in the US belong toÃ‚Â WordPress. WP boasts of 3 million searches worldwide per month and Indonesians are the best promoters and users of the WPÃ‚Â servicesÃ‚Â and it ranks 8thÃ‚Â in that country.
In a month, on average, around 352 m people view more than 2.5 m pages in an average month. A survey of 18,000 users by Word press foundation found that the median rate of a Word press project to be $50 p/h. Of the 19,000+ plug-ins, SEO tops the list of downloaded with 20% followed by stats andÃ‚Â imagesÃ‚Â which account for 11 and 9 percent respectively.