It was eleven years ago. In 2003 WordPress.org opened for business. May the Twenty-Seventh, 2014 marked the launch of what has become the world’s most popular, Content Management System.
The WordPress Map Unfolds
Based on the Developers Emeritus list of members, the early WordPress community
was largely from the San Francisco Bay area, Denver, Atlanta, England, and Ireland, though the members were spread across the world.
As word spread, interested bloggers and developers visited the WordPress user forums to get their questions answered, and stayed to help others, contributing to the development of WordPress. The WordPress community quickly grew,
In the beginning, there was too much going to to keep up with tracking visitors, but in time, the team started paying close attention to their visitors and statistics, digging deep into their demographics especially after WordPress.com, the free site hosting service, was launched in 2005. Continue reading WordPress: Where in the World