Every year, Inc. 5000 ranks the fastest-growing companies for the last three years in the U.S , the Inc.5000 list.
In this post, I would like to share our selection of WordPress websites included among the top 100 on the list Inc. 5000 2016.
But first, let me share a significant figure compare to the last year’s numbers regarding the use of WordPress in the best companies of Inc. 5000 2015.
Last year, we found in Inc. 5000 2015 that 42 of the top 100 companies have their websites in WordPress. That is, 42%. Instead, this year 2016 there are already 62 companies among the top 100 who use WordPress. More than 60% of top-100 use WordPress. WordPress growth is unstoppable, since we are talking about 20% more companies among the top 100 who use WordPress.
62% of the top 100 fastest growing companies in the US (@inc5000) use WordPress.
Remember also, that some time ago we also shown you 52 breathtaking WordPress landing pages. As you can see, WordPress continues its global expansion
But back to our topic. Next, we’ve selected 23 companies of the Inc. 5000 list that use WordPress. These companies belong to the following industries: advertising and marketing, business products and services, consumer products and services, education, IT services, media and software.
We hope they serve as inspiration for the design of your website and you can grow as fast they do 💪🏻. Who knows, maybe next year we list you on the Inc.5000 (2017)🤔
The information about the companies described below is from Inc. 5000.
Consumer products & services:
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #1
3-Year Growth: 66,78%
2015 Revenue: 116,2M
I guess you are familiar with them if your passion is comics or collector’s items. Loot Crate sends a monthly themed mystery box of items–gadgets, art, apparel, and gear–to over 600,000 subscribers, aiming to foster the kind of geek community found at Comic Con and other events.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #2
3-Year Growth: 36,55%
2015 Revenue: 55M
Daniel Hermann and his buddy Sean McGrail loved going out to bars after work–and decided to add paint and a canvas to the experience. Using a licensing model, the company works with more than 250 “creative entrepreneurs” who book local artists to host painting events at bars and nightclubs across the United States.
Pain Nite uses ThemeZee in its blog.
Advertising & Marketing
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #8
3-Year Growth: 14,4%
2015 Revenue: 15,5M
Los York provides strategy and creative services for social, digital, and TV advertising, and produces content for live action, digital, and experiential projects. Los York have attracted giant global brands like Nike’s Jordan, Morotorola, Toyota, Sonos and WeChat.
Los York website use a customized them designed by airnauts.com and includes spectacular videos. It is my favorite on this list.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #87
3-Year Growth: 3,53%
2015 Revenue: $5,5M
TapClicks develops marketing technology for agencies, media companies, brands and enterprises.
The website is based on Salient theme by ThemeNectar.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #91
3-Year Growth: 3,48%
2015 Revenue: $3,9M
Konnected provides online advertising services that connect buyers and publishers to grow brands.
The theme used in its website is OneUp by pixelentity.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #20
3-Year Growth: 8,39%
2015 Revenue: $8,6M
Handles all aspects of marketing communications for higher education clients, from strategy to campaign.
They use a customized post designed by Webnamaste.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #43
3-Year Growth: 5,62%
2015 Revenue: $130,1M
Partners with internationally-known celebrities from ABC, A&E, HGTV, and DIY networks to help them monetize their fame by leading financial and real estate seminars.
The website uses The7 theme by Dream-Theme.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #58
3-Year Growth: 4,57%
2015 Revenue: $39,5M
A performance advertising management agency specializing in higher education that helps colleges and universities grow through media buying, compliance, vendor management, technology, and analytics.
The Edufficient site uses a customized theme designed by Michael R. Murphy from Erion Media.
Business products & services
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #5
3-Year Growth: 23,48%
2015 Revenue: $33,4M
B2B social network that provides a collaboration platform, business services and access to new customers.
This website uses a fully customized theme developed by Company.com
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #6
3-Year Growth: 16,19%
2015 Revenue: $17,7M
Offers a suite of services that minimizes the cost and risk of global expansion by easing the challenges of hiring international employees and managing international payroll. Operates in more than 150 countries.
Yelling Mule is the developer of the customized theme of Globalization Partners.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #24
3-Year Growth: 7,8%
2015 Revenue: $8,6M
Supplies furniture, window treatments, artwork, and decor to senior housing centers, multifamily dwellings, and hotels.
The website uses Hydra theme by pixelentity.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #53
3-Year Growth: 4,89%
2015 Revenue: $21,6M
Provides strategy, operations, technology and talent for legal departments and law firms worldwide.
The Elevate Services website uses Divi theme by Elegant Themes.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #12
3-Year Growth: 11,52%
2015 Revenue: $11,5M
Provides management consulting, systems integration, ERP, enterprise architecture, communications, and infrastructure services.
Work Labs developed a customized theme for the Planit Group website.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #44
3-Year Growth: 5,34%
2015 Revenue: $5,9M
The largest Mac-centric hosting provider in the world.
The MacStadium uses a customized theme.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #55
3-Year Growth: 4,76%
2015 Revenue: $11,6M
Provides software development and technology services to companies and government agencies.
The website uses the byte customized theme.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #70
3-Year Growth: 4,05%
2015 Revenue: $5,1M
Provides application development, user experience, big data and Web-based data collection systems, customer relationship management, and Sharepoint services to large companies and government customers.
The website used a customized theme designed by Tech Umbrella.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #73
3-Year Growth: 3,93%
2015 Revenue: $7,2M
A cloud data storage and backup company that merged with ANS Corp. in 2015.
They use a fully customized theme.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #78
3-Year Growth: 3,80%
2015 Revenue: $14,5M
Provides process- and technology-oriented services to federal agencies and commercial businesses.
The website uses Aperio theme by bradweb.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #85
3-Year Growth: 3,56%
2015 Revenue: $12,4M
A technology recruiting, staffing, and outsourcing firm.
The website uses a customized site developy by The Jame Agency.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #32
3-Year Growth: 6,93%
2015 Revenue: $7,5M
A personal finance website that teaches people little known or unusual ways to make and save money.
The website uses a customized theme.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #16
3-Year Growth: 9,39%
2015 Revenue: $17,4M
Develops a cognitive content platform that generates language to inspire action and is used by clients that want to maximize their engagement with customers.
The websites uses a customized theme designed by Artbees.
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #86
3-Year Growth: 3,5%
2015 Revenue: $241,4M
Delivers an enterprise cloud platform that integrates computing, virtualization, and storage.
Its website uses a customized theme designed by
2016 Inc. 5000 Rank: #95
3-Year Growth: 3,37%
2015 Revenue: $9,6M
Provides a marketing platform for clients through the automated delivery of timely, tailored e-mail, social, and content marketing programs.
The website uses a child theme of Bridge theme by Qode Interactive.
And, That’s it!
Now, after seeing this show of successful websites using WordPress, it’s your turn: create your own WordPrss website and succeed!
Featured image by Fineas Anton.