Wordpress.com switches to Nginx? 4 million page views per day.

kingler kingler at 72pines.com
Wed Apr 16 05:07:17 MSD 2008

Thanks for sharing the news. They have been using LiteSpeed for a while.

Last year in WordCamp, they mentioned that they are using more than
100 servers running WP.com, so this is great news for Nginx to go
mainstream in the US.



kingler from 72pines

On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 5:10 PM, HonDev Developer
<developerhondev at gmail.com> wrote:
> Wordpress.com which serves 4 million page views per day now appears to
>  have Nginx 06.29 as its frontend.
>  http://whois.domaintools.com/wordpress.com
>  Wordpress.com is one of the top 100 most visited website in the States
>  according to Quantcast getting 4 million page views per day.
>  http://www.quantcast.com/p-18-mFEk4J448M
>  http://www.quantcast.com/wordpress.com
>  Read this article for details:
>  http://fatalerror.wordpress.com/2008/04/14/goodbye-litespeed-hello-nginx-wordpresscom/

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