Vanilla Forums

Online Community Software and Customer Forum Software by Vanilla Forums

Market Share By Site Popularity

The market share for Vanilla Forums increased by 0.233 for Most Popular Sites, more than any other segment for the same time period.

Alexa RankCMS RankMarket ShareMarket Share Change
Most Popular Sites < 1,000#501.027% 29.35%
Very Popular Sites < 10,000#570.633% 8.95%
Popular Sites < 100,000#600.214% 65.89%
Less Popular Sites < 1,000,000#1060.041% 241.67%
All Sites#2240.009%-25%

Market Share History

This chart shows the history of detected websites using Vanilla Forums.  
In the last 6 months, market share has decreased 25.00% from 0.012% to 0.009%

CMS Versions: Major

Percentage of detected CMS versions

Major VersionPercent
Version 432.20%
Version 326.98%
Version 240.82%

CMS Versions: Minor

Minor VersionPercent
Version 4.032.20%
Version 3.45.216%
Version 3.39.829%
Version 3.26.419%
Version 3.11.906%
Version 3.03.611%
Version 2.83.109%
Version 2.70.201%
Version 2.62.407%
Version 2.51.103%
Version 2.315.55%
Version 2.27.723%
Version 2.15.015%
Version 2.05.717%

Top Level Domains

Websites using Vanilla Forums were found on 40 top level domains

Top Level DomainsPercent
Commercial (.com)65.44%
Organization (.org)6.332%
Network (.net)5.013%
United Kingdom (.uk)2.902%
Russia (.ru)2.639%
Czech Republic (.cz)1.847%
Poland (.pl)1.583%
British Indian Ocean Territory (.io)1.055%
Germany (.de)1.055%
Australia (.au)1.055%
Netherlands (.nl)0.792%
Montenegro (.me)0.792%
Info (.info)0.528%
Sri Lanka (.lk)0.528%
Austria (.at)0.528%
Columbia (.co)0.528%
India (.in)0.528%
Canada (.ca)0.528%
Mexico (.mx)0.528%
Indonesia (.id)0.528%
Brazil (.br)0.264%
Korea, South (Republic of Korea) (.kr)0.264%
Central African Republic (.cf)0.264%
Luxembourg (.lu)0.264%
Ukraine (.ua)0.264%
China (.cn)0.264%
Lithuania (.lt)0.264%
Romania (.ro)0.264%
Greece (.gr)0.264%
Switzerland (.ch)0.264%
Spain (.es)0.264%
Kazakhstan (.kz)0.264%
United States of America (.us)0.264%
Denmark (.dk)0.264%
Education (.edu)0.264%
European Union (.eu)0.264%
France (.fr)0.264%
Argentina (.ar)0.264%
Belgium (.be)0.264%
Guernsey (.gg)0.264%

Popular Sites Using Vanilla Forums

We detected the following sites were using Vanilla Forums

How We Detect Installations of Vanilla Forums


HTTP headers can provide some of the best clues about a site's CMS. The values of set-cookie and x-powered-by headers are the most common and easiest to find.


If a CMS doesn't have meta tags, it will often have other uniquely identifiable html markup. This can range from unique html comments, ids or classes.

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