Choosing the right technology for building web, mobile or desktop apps is one of the most important challenges for a successful software product development. We’ve gathered a list of popular websites and projects using WordPress. You can test these applications, and in some cases even check out their open source code.
The Official Star Wars Blog
The Official Star Wars Blog is more than a blog. This is a fans community, where all fans can find news, information about events, watch videos and download official photo, books and comics. The news feed is filled up several times a day. WordPress allows the news to not get lost with such a large volume of information. Clear navigation, tags and search let you quickly find what you search for. WordPress makes possible to add an upcoming events, video gallery, databank with plugins, most of which are free.
- URL: http://www.starwars.com/
The Rolling Stones
The website of the world famous rock band was updated with WordPress on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of The Rolling Stones. Web application includes a full discography, videos, events calendar, news and online store. Visitors can purchase tickets for upcoming concerts. Also, www.rollingstones.com is integrated with iTunes. And when you try to find something that does not exist, you will see the best 404 page the world has ever seen.
- URL: http://www.rollingstones.com/
Microsoft News Center
Microsoft News Center is an online information platform which contains not only news but also different sections devoted to various Microsoft products. The architecture of news.microsoft.com was implemented allowing update and search of news and documents. This website is very easy to use and has an intuitive interface with WordPress. Despite dozens of pages, the site has high performance and scalability.
- URL: https://news.microsoft.com/
The Walt Disney Company
Disney’s films, characters and images reach adults and children from every corner of the world. Disney also is famous by entertainment experiences. Website menu has extended functionalities, modified to include many categories and pages. thewaltdisneycompany.com was built in WordPress and can to withstand the competitive market in the field of entertainments and cinematography.
- URL: https://thewaltdisneycompany.com/
The new Bloomberg website was built with with WordPress. This website is a valuable source of information for customers, journalists, employees and for all who want to find out the latest financial news and markets research data. To get access to Bloomberg services and software in full you need to register. Also, thanks to WordPress, the blog has been integrated into the homepage.
- URL: https://www.bloomberg.com/