Do you know? Web Technology Surveys reveal that WordPress powers 28.7% of the websites on the internet. WordPress is getting more and more popular because of its powerful features and user-friendly.

WordPress is very handy for small websites. What about big websites? Popular websites? Do they use WordPress?

Yes, they do.

Many popular websites are using WordPress and using its features to a good extent.

Let me tell you some popular sites that run on WordPress.

Popular WordPress sites:

All the websites that I am going to mention are officially recognized by WordPress and they have been listed out in their showcase. If you are a developer, you can show this post to your clients, so that they would be aware how powerful WordPress is and how popular it is all over the world.

1) Playstation.Blog


2) ProBlogger



3) DomainTools Blog

DomainTools Blog

4) Animoto Blog

Animoto Blog

5) The Mozilla Blog

The Mozilla Blog

6) TechCrunch


7) Time


8) Flickr Blog

Flickr Blog

9) cPanel Blog

cPanel Blog

10) Harvard Blogs

Harvard Blogs


11) MIT Libraries

MIT libraries

12) Matt Mullenweg

Matt Mullenweg

13) MTV News

MTV News

14) John Chow

John Chow

15) We Heart This

We Heart This

16) Boston University International Programs

Boston University International Programs

17) Sylvester Stallone

Sylvester Stallone

18) The Official Star Wars Blog

The Official Star Wars Blog

19) University of Missouri College of Engineering

University of Missouri College of Engineering

20) Concordia University

Concordia University

21) TED Blog

TED Blog

22) Blondie


23) BBC America

BBC America

24) Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt

25) Reader’s Digest

Reader's digest

26) Van Heusen

Van Heusen


27) The New York Times Company

The New York Times Company

28) Georgia State University

Georgia State University

29) Official Site of Sweden

Official Site of Sweden

30) Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber

31) Facebook Newsroom

Facebook Newsroom

32) Fortune


33) Sony Music

Sony Music

34) Toyota Brazil

Toyota Brazil

35) The Walt Disney Company

The Walt Disney Company

36) Bata


37) Mercedes Benz

Mercedes Benz

38) Angry Birds

Angry Birds

39) Microsoft News Center

Microsoft News Center

40) PM India

PM India

41) Obama Foundation

Obama Foundation


Wrapping up

That was a big list of WordPress sites. You might be aware of many of these sites. I checked and verified that all these sites are using WordPress right now. If you do feel, I missed out any popular WordPress site, let me know in the comments section, I will check it out.

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P.S. OnlineRockersHub is also using WordPress for more than a year.

Crafted by Nirmal Kumar
Nirmal Kumar is a Blogger at OnlineRockersHub and PayUOC. He is inspired by a lot of bloggers all over the world. He blogs on Affiliate Marketing, WordPress Guides, Blogging Tips, Money Making Ideas etc He is currently pursuing Mechanical Engineering. You can read all his posts at OnlineRockersHub.

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