Drupal 8 Fact Sheet

by Matt Rogers 

Drupal is a market leading content management system (CMS). For anyone new to Drupal, we’ve prepared a brief fact sheet to give you a very bird’s eye view of what the Drupal community has achieved.

Drupal statistics:

  • 1,200,000+ sites worldwide
  • 32,000+ modules
  • 2100+ themes
  • 1,000,000+ users and developers
  • 220+ countries speaking
  • 180+ languages
  • 1000+ US government websites including The White House and NASA

Facts:

  • Controlled by community
  • One release per month on average
  • Open Source under GNU, no licensing cost
  • Platform independent
  • Drupal can be integrated with almost any application that provides an API
  • Dedicated security team
  • 71 out of the world’s top 100 Universities use Drupal-powered websites – 28% of all .edu sites run on Drupal

Who’s Using Drupal:

From local businesses to global corporations, diverse organizations use Drupal.

News Publishing

The BMJThe EconomistNew Republic

Intranet/Corporate Websites

SpaceXLushDanoneTesla MotorsPeugeot

Education

Stanford LawHarvardOxfordMIT Media Lab

Art, Music, Multimedia

The BeatlesMTV UKThe Weather ChannelNBC,BBCGrammy.comMusée du Louvre

Government

Whitehouse.govLondon.gov.uk,Gouvernement.frNew Zealand GovernmentThe Prince of Wales

Non-profit/NGO

OxfamBritish Council EALAmnesty International

Transportation

Gatwick ObviouslyNYC Metropolitan Transportation Authority

References:

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