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9 most popular websites built with django

I was wondering for some time what are the most popular websites built using django framework. To discover them I used Alexa web traffic data, wikipedia, companies blogposts and Compete.com. So here they are…

9. Lanyrd

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Lanyrd is a conference directory website. Website is ranked as 28,212 top website worldwide according to Alexa. 

8. Mahalo

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Mahalo.com is a web directory and question and answer site launched in in May 2007. Website is ranked as 19,340 top website worldwide according to Alexa. 

7. Bitbucket

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Bitbucket is a web-based hosting service for projects that use either the Mercurial or Git systems. Bitbucket offers both commercial plans and free accounts. They have 1 million users.

6. The Onion

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The Onion is an american news satire organization. It is an entertainment newspaper and a website featuring satirical articles reporting on international, national, and local news. Website is visited by 2 million of unique visitors per month from USA and by 7.5 million worldwide. 

5. NASA

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This is official website of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Django is used in part of the website. According to compete.com website is visited by 2 million of unique visitors per month from USA.

4. Disqus

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Disqus is a blog comment hosting service for websites and online communities that uses a networked platform. They have about 50 million users worldwide.

3. addons.mozilla.org

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Addons.mozilla.org moved from CakePHP to Django in 2010. 

2. Pinterest

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The second floor is for Pinterest. As said Paul Sciarra (one of the co-founders) they use heavily-modified Django at the application layer. According to Alexa it is 36. top website worldwide, wikipedia says they have 70 million users. Compete.com says they are visited by 33 million of unique visitors per month in USA. 

1. Instagram

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The winner is Instagram. According to Alexa it is 41. top website worldwide, wikipedia says they have 100 million users. Compete.com says they are visited by 25 million of unique visitors per month in USA. 

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