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WordPress used across many of top 100 blogs

A new survey from Royal Pingdom confirms what you may have suspected already: WordPress dominates many of the world's most popular blogs.

Drupal, Joomla and WordPress face challenges in Germany

While TYPO3  thrives in Europe, U.S. favorites Drupal, WordPress,  and Joomla  are struggling to find market share in Germany.

WordPress still number one, but watch out for Concrete5, says report

Water and Stone released its free annual report on the state of open source web content management. For the most part, there aren't any major surprises, but there are a few points worth noting. For

SoundOff: Best open source CMS updates of 2011

The content management space is dominated by news of updates, new features and release cycles. Among nimble open source players the changes can be fast and furious. It's been a year of new

WordPress makes subscribing easier with new Follow button

Last week WordPress announced it was placing a new Follow button at the bottom of each WordPress blog page to make it easier for blog readers to subscribe to that blog. When a visitor clicks the

Enhanced translation features released for WordPress, Lionbridge

Two new translation software announcements are aimed squarely at the content management market, indicating the challenges enterprises face as they create and update multi-lingual content.

Unidentified hackers infiltrate WordPress plugins with 'cleverly disguised' backdoors

Account holders on WordPress.org have had their passwords reset after the discovery of contaminated code in a trio of plug-ins. "Cleverly disguised backdoors" were found in several popular plugins

WordPress 3.1.2 released with security fixes

WordPress announced the release of an update last week with version 3.1.2. According to a blog post on Open Source CMS Pro, this release fixes a recently discovered security issue with

WordPress.com hacked, source code potentially exposed

Automattic, the company behind WordPress.com has disclosed that several of its servers have been breached. In a blog post on the company's official blog, founding developer Matt Mullenweg wrote:

Wordpress.com bit by 'extremely large' DDoS attack

Blog host Wordpress.com was yesterday hit by an 'extremely large' DDoS attack that the company says is its largest and most sustained in its six-years of operation. All three data centers run by