WordPress is the most popular Content Management System on the web with 41.28% market share.
Currently, WordPress powers 30+ million websites on the web, making it one of the most powerful blogging tools on the web.
To show you just how impressive WordPress is as a CMS, I list 30 beautiful website and blog examples built with this very CMS.
Here’s the list:
1. The Obama Foundation
The official website of the Obama Foundation makes use of a custom WP theme to highlight the foundation's various initiatives. To put it another way, the site demonstrates how much can be done with a minimum amount of resources.
TechCrunch is one of the most popular and widely read tech blogs on the web. Built on WordPress, the blog presents a simple yet incredible platform that loads fast, so readers can get the information they need fast.
3. 99U by Adobe
As a leading provider of creative software, Adobe's blog must appeal to its target audience. This site has a lot to offer in terms of guides, interviews, and valuable articles.
AfterEllen blog covers a wide range of topics, including literature and music to movies and sports. The site has an easy-to-use interface and a comprehensive list of subjects covered.
Built on WordPress, Quartz is a news source that covers a wide range of issues, including financial markets and economics, new technologies and business ventures as well as culture, politics, science, and human behavior.
6. Dallas Mavericks
A bespoke WordPress theme called "Mavs" was used to create their official web presence. If you’re a fan of the Dallas Mavericks, you should check this blog, especially because it provides a wealth of information to the target readers.
Flickr has tens of thousands of users uploading images from all around the world. The Flickr blog uses WordPress as the blogging tool, and they’ve customized the platform quite well.
8. Reader’s Digest
Reader's Digest is one of the most widely read publications in the United States. Built on WordPress, Reader’s Digest is an example of a blog that covers exactly what an audience would like to see.
9. Espacio Waikiki
This Honolulu-based hotel and spa website genuinely illustrates how to develop a gorgeous, dynamic website on the WordPress platform. For example, their webpage contains a full-screen video that incorporates shots of spa treatments, the hotel grounds, and ocean vistas.
10. PawPrint Pets
The PawPrint Pets site will help you learn how a website in the pet niche might look and feel. Its straightforward, intuitive design offers all the information visitors need to know what the organization is about and how to get its services.
11. Tinkering Monkey
Tinkering Monkey’s gorgeous, yet practical website makes it easier for visitors to start working with Tinkering Monkey by prominently presenting “Get Started” buttons across the site.
12. Wage War Apparel
If you're considering of launching an ecommerce business, clothing line, or apparel boutique, check out Wage War Apparel for design inspiration.
13. Smart Chameleon
When an agency describes itself as "digital," you should expect a stunning website, and Smart Chameleon is no exception. The site uses Astra theme, and the result is a stunning site with an understated aesthetic.
S'well website is a great source of inspiration for entrepreneurs who want to open an online store. It has a simple layout, a pleasing color scheme, and is simple to use.
15. MOD Pizza
The MOD Pizza is a great place to get ideas for starting a pizza delivery business or any other sort of restaurant. In addition to its eye-catching images and colors, this website contains brilliant marketing language and an easy-to-use menu to buy meals online.
16. National Archives Foundation
There is a wealth of information about NGOs on the National Archives Foundation website. On the homepage, a presentation illustrating the nonprofit's mission is included, and the site's design integrates the organization's logo colors.
17. Oak Marketing
Oak Marketing is an excellent example of small business website done well with WordPress. The site features sufficient call to actions as well as a basic yet powerful color scheme.
18. Call Duns
The Dunn's Heating, Cooling and Plumbing website is an excellent example of what a plumbing, carpentry, carpet cleaning, or garage door installation and repair WordPress website should look like.
19. Pages of Travel
This website has a minimalistic look with stunning photographs to show off the writers' individuality. Also, it has a simple navigation layout and connections to the proprietors' social media profiles.
20. Spaces with Harmony
Spaces with Harmony balances text, graphics, and white space; has a relaxing color palette; and adds parallax sections, scroll animations, and shadow effects to keep users engaged as they scroll.
21. Buy from Tasmania
Buy from Tasmania is a WordPress online marketplace that offers goods and services from small, family-owned companies in Tasmania.
22. 9AM Cinematography
The 9AM Cinematography is one of the best websites built with Divi, which is one of the most popular page builders online.
23. Ends and Stems
Developed by Divi page builder, Ends and Stems offers weekly meal plans in an effort to reduce food waste and save money.
Whyfi is a digital and strategic branding agency. It sticks out from the crowd of Divi-based websites thanks to its eye-catching color palette, strong font, and vertical headers.
25. The Global Church Project
The Global Church Project provides information and secondary navigation links for churches and pastors, schools and institutions, denominations, missions, agencies, Christian non-profit organizations, and individual Christians.
26. Devlin Photos
Devlin Photos is an excellent example of a photography site built with the help of the Divi framework.
27. Nomad Capitalist
Nomad Capitalist is a resource for business owners who want to lower their tax burden, increase their net worth, and broaden their horizons.
28. Arts and Crafts Film
This multi-page website, which demonstrates Divi's adaptability, offers all the information you could possibly want or need about the movie.
29. Findability Science
Global organizations can benefit from Findability Sciences use of big data and cognitive computing, as well as artificial intelligence.
30. Evernote’s Blog
The blog part of Evernote, where you can learn more about the company, productivity, news, and more, is a great example of WordPress's capabilities.
There you have it, a list of some of the most beautiful WordPress websites and blogs for inspiration.