London: WordPress is becoming the digital publishing platform of record for the world.
25% of all websites run on WordPress as of 2011.
14.7% of the top million websites worldwide representing small, medium and big business run on WordPress.
22% of all active domains created in the USA run on WordPress.
WordPress software has been downloaded 65 million times since the release of version 3 in June 2010. (Multiple sites run on one download)
WordPress publishes in 120 different languages.
Just as LinkedIn has become a lawyer’s profile of record, you can anticipate WordPress to become a law firm’s publishing platform of record.
Today, WordPress is used for external digital publishing – blogs, websites etc by law firms and legal publishers. In the future, it will be used for internal law firm and company publishing, so that information can flawlessly flow from inside an organization to clients, prospective clients, business partners, and other publishers via RSS for syndication onto diverse platforms and devices (think iPad and other tablets).
Just as law firms moved from WordPerfect to Word for word processing, law firms, as well as legal publishers, are going to move from a multitude of publishing platforms to WordPress.
Some law firms and legal publishers will run WordPress on their own, most will rely on innovative tech driven publishing houses to aid and allow them. Either way, you can anticipate law firms and legal publishers to go to WordPress en masse.
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