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jQuery Version and Plugin Usage Report

BuiltWith.com downloaded the top million sites to determine the version usage of jQuery and jQuery plugins. The report details the most popular jQuery versions and plugins in use on the web today. Introduction jQuery is the most popular javascript library in use on the web today. Its growth has increased on a monthly basis since […]

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BuiltWith Top Sites

On BuiltWith Trends we’ve used Quantcast for generating our trends charts across the top million sites which they consider are the most traffic’d sites on the internet. It is a useful resource and Quantcast provide those top million sites for free, without which sites like BuiltWith Trends would not be able to work. There are […]

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Website Categories

We’ve just added a new website category feature to BuiltWith Trends. Now, providing we have enough data, when viewing a technology on Trends you will see a chart showing the top 10 categories of websites that the technology is found on. This information lets you find out the general target market of a technology, so […]

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Mobile Web Technology Report

We’ve just released a report into mobile web technology usage on the web. It’s interesting to see the lack of mobile specific web sites that are currently available in comparison to the amount of apps there are in App Stores. We expect this to change in the near future though, take a look at the […]

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Trends Pro Alerts

Hi I just wanted to tell everyone about a new feature of Trends Pro called Trends Pro Alerts. It tells you when a website has started or stopped using a particular web technology and is available at BuiltWith Trends Pro. Trends Pro Alerts provides a clear and reliable way for you to keep up to […]

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New Trends Stats

We’ve updated our trends analysis to include some more pie charts. Instead of just showing you what the distribution is like within the top 10,000 sites, we now show it in the top 10,000, top 100,000 and top 1,000,000 sites. This shows some interesting differences, such as Joomla! being used more in the top 10k […]

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Web Statistics 2011

You may have noticed we extended our trends web coverage to include over 100 million domain names. We built a list of unique domain names, mostly .com, .net and .org’s and retrieved a total of 130 million domains. After we removed the ones that were redirects to others the list came down to around 90 […]

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Web Trends Highlights for June to September

Hello, this is an email that went out a week ago, you can subscribe to the trends update email (very low frequency) on the Trends homepage at http://trends.builtwith.com. We’ve picked some of the more interesting bits and have rounded them up below. Remember you can always see the latest web trends for free at http://trends.builtwith.com. […]

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Mozilla Automated Website Screen Grabber

We have a requirement to do some screen grabbing and whilst there’s plenty of solutions for manual screen grabs there’s not much in the way of availability for automated screen grabs, as in, you feed an application a list of websites you want to get screenshots of and walk away from the computer. ScreenGrabber in […]

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Web Trend Highlights for April/May

We are going to provide a little bit more depth of knowledge to trends updates going forward. This is the first such entry. You can view all the trends information at BuiltWith Trends. Facebook Social Functions Hits the Web Running Open Graph Protocol, Facebook Like, Facebook for Websites and the use of the Facebook SDK […]

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Download Website Lists

UPDATE 2015: We no longer sale one-off lists although all subscriptions are cancellable at any time. View Plans. A new feature of the BuiltWith Trends application is to allow you to download lists of websites using a particular technology. We have a database of almost five million of the top websites on the internet from which […]

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