Top 10 high traffic websites in Ektron

Ektron, the powerful web content management platform that packs in features and combines it with convenience, has received widespread acceptance in a short span of time. More than 3800 global companies spread across all possible sectors use this platform to create, deploy and manage their websites.

Stats with W3 Techs reveal that Ektron outperform CMS majors such as WordPress, Joomla, Magento and Drupal in market share, when it comes to high ranking websites in terms of traffic and popularity. Here is a rundown of ten high-traffic websites powered by the Ektron Content Management System (CMS).

1. Jimmy
Jimmy Johns Gourment Sandwiches, which has earned a reputation for enabling easy and fast online ordering from 1,600 restaurant locations across 40 US states, uses Ektron content management system.
This website ranks number 13,734 of all websites according to Alexa.

Kodak has a large number of websites for its different businesses and user bases spread across the globe. When the company decided to reorganize its business, it chose Ektron to consolidate its many web sites onto a consistent platform. Ektron’s CMS allows these websites to be managed centrally, yet allowing local geographies extraordinary freedom over their own unique content elements. It also supports multilingual features to display websites in native languages. ranks number 17,726 of all websites according to Alexa

3., the website of First PREMIER Bank is powered by the Ektron platform. This website ranks number 18,062 of all websites according to Alexa

Walmart, the third largest public corporation in the world, employing more than two million people, uses Ektron to power its employee portal, Walmart One ( This portal epitomizes innovation, allowing employees to connect and keep abreast of the latest inter-company news. This website ranks number 18,257 of all websites according to Alexa

5. is a Dutch job portal with a difference. It helps users connect with the job they like, while offering comprehensive HR related information, career tips, resume preparation options, testing tools and much more. The website ranks number 19,157 of all websites according to Alexa

Princeton review offers a host of college search, admissions, and education planning tools. It also help candidates prepare for GMAT, GRE, LSAT, SAT, MCAT, ACT, and other tests. It offers a host of custom options, including the ability to pick a test based on individual learning style and preferences. This website ranks number 20,979 of all websites according to Alexa.

Lloyds Bank uses Ektron to run its Wholesale and Commercial Finance division websites. Using Ektron, the bank could target content for appropriate customer type, rather than serving everything to everyone. This improves customer experience and improves website efficiency. Ever since deploying Ektron, visitors have spent 50% more time on these websites. The website ranks number 21,432 of all websites according to Alexia.

Ektron powers the Bank of Queensland (BOQ) website, which offers personal banking, business banking, term deposits, loans, and online banking options.The website ranks number 22,122 of all websites according to Alexa

PenFed Banking & Investing offers online mortgages, car loans, auto loans, and credit cards. All these transactions run smoothly and seamlessly through the Ektron platform. This website ranks number 23,068 of all websites according to Alexa.

The New School university of New York City comprises of nine schools, offering degrees and continuing education programmes in music, liberal arts, design, social sciences, and other disciplines. The university and its schools use Ektron content management system to power its websites. ranks number 24,000 of all websites according to Alexa.

While the total percentage of all websites that use Ektron content management systems is relatively less, what is remarkable is the fact that most of the websites that do use Ektron tend to have higher rankings. Apart from the top ten listed above, other high ranking websites belonging to companies and brands which are household names, such as Feld Entertainment (of the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey fame), Rice University, Independent Grocers Alliance, Sony Playstation (Canada), the Special Olympics, Lloyd’s Bank, and Toshiba of Canada use the Ektron Content Management system.

Author : Nayab Naseer Date : 21 Apr 2014