How Much of The Internet is powered by WordPress

WordPress was first created and developed by Matt Mullenweg and Mike Little in 2003. The primary purpose of creating WordPress was for building blogs. Open source of this app allowed everyone to contribute to its improvement. It makes WordPress outgrow from its original purpose due to its unlimited plugins, and WordPress specialized hosting providers. Popular brands like Walt Disney, Sony, MTV, New Yorker, and BBC now rely on WordPress services.

WordPress Usage Statistics 2020

According to W3Techs, WordPress now powered 38% of the web on the internet. The small personal blog uses it to large corporate websites due to its versatilityIf we come to CMS-built sites, WordPress owned 60% of shares in CMS-built websites.There as the addition of 1.1 Million domain registrations every six-month due to WordPress.34% of the world’s most 10,000 websites use WordPress. These popular websites include Etsy, TED, Whitehouse.gov, Reuters The New Yorkers etc. Some of the top Celebrities like Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Snoop Dogg, Stephen Fry, also use WordPress for their Sites.As per Twitter statistics, Twitter gets 152 million new visitors each month while WordPress receives 149 million visitors.WooCommerce now powers 28% of an e-commerce website. On average, 281 new WooCommerce websites appears each day.

Key Takeaway

WordPress, so far, is the most popular content management system in the world.
Its popularity is mostly driven from low cost, wide choice of plugins, themes, security, SEO-friendly and different language packs.

The 5 Best Selling WordPress Themes on ThemeForest

The 5 Best Selling WordPress Themes on ThemeForest

Themforest is now the world’s top platform for selling WordPress premium themes and templates. The top five best selling WordPress theme from this platform over the 12,000 available WordPress themes are;
1. Avada
2. The7
3. Flatsome
4. BeTheme
5. Bridge

1. Avada

Sale: 631,080
Rating: 4.76
Avada Theme remains the top-selling theme for the last five years. Avada theme is easy to use, versatile, and allow you to build any website that you want to build

2. The7

Sales: 208,408
Rating: 4.75
The7 theme is the product of Dream-Teams, A Ukraine WordPress development agency. One of the best features of this theme is its flexibility. Other features include;
Slider Revolution, ConvertPlug, and Go Pricing Tables.
750+ templates.
Compatible with WooCommerce
10+ Multilanguage.

3. Flatsome

Sales: 140,386
Rating: 4.8
Flatsome is one of the highest-rated themes on Themeforest. It is developed by UX Themes. The reason for building this theme was that it is easy to use. The main features of Flatsome are;
Huge element library to build any website.
Multipurpose theme for WooCommerce with one click demo content.

4. BeTheme

Sales: 209,920
Rating: 4.82
BeTheme is the best multipurpose theme on the Themeforest platform. MuffinGroup creates BeTheme. You can find a template from 600 pre-made websites that suit your need and purpose.
The multiple style and layout make it suitable for all kinds of websites like personal, professional, media, etc. You can easily customize the theme with the help of its powerful admin panel and shortcode generator

5. Bridge

Sales: 147,928
Rating: 4.78
Bridge theme is developed by Qode, a Power Elite Author on Themeforest. This theme allowed you to choose a variety of modern design and amazing features to design your dream websites You can also have access to 520 different demos that you can import and access premium plugins.

Pakistan’s IT exports show a 40% growth in July-Nov FY21

As per State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) latest statistics of exports of goods and services, The Information Technology and IT-Enabled Services (ITes) sectors adds $763 million exports in the July to November period of the Fiscal Year 2020-2021(FY21). It shows an increase of 40% from last year exports of the fiscal year for the same period of July-November 2019-2020 (FY20), which was $549 million.
Comparing November of Fiscal Year 2020-21 to the fiscal year of 2019-20 shows an increase of 51 per cent, that is a worth increase from $111 million to $168 million. In FY 21, November revenue also increases to $168 million from October, $151million, an increase of 11 per cent. Year on Year growth also shows an increase of 20 per cent.The work from home drastically increases IT companies’ revenue as they carry on their business activity by continuing work remotely.Mr Samiullah Tariq, Head of Research at Pak Kuwait Investment Company, mentioned that “This growth in IT exports will enable the quick realization of foreign currency proceeds, lead to massive generation of employment and good-paying jobs, enable individuals to work part-time which means home-based workers can benefit, and this may also be a good way of digitalizing economy and leading to a growth in the formal economy.”