This is a simple fact: the most famous world’s brands are using Drupal. Interested to learn more about popular Drupal projects?

According to w3tech.com, Drupal has shown as best CMS for high traffic websites, and currently, there are more than million websites strolling around the web supported by the Drupal and its community.

There’s no longer a question whether Drupal is popular in specific industries as more and more businesses are seeing the benefits of a powerful CMS.

Developers of Tesla motors, Pinterest, the US Government, Lamborghini, and different software companies are all preferring Drupal over other content management systems.

Why do brands choose Drupal?

Drupal is not limited to any kind of projects and it can be used to build the wide range of different sites:

  • Community portal sites
  • Intranet/Corporate sites
  • E-commerce sites
  • Resource directories
  • Social networking sites
  • Personal sites corporate Web sites
  • Corporate websites
  • Blogs, art, portfolio, music, multimedia sites

Drupal offers you:

  • Reliability
  • Security
  • Extendible module-based architecture
  • Availability of wide range of popular Drupal modules

What do these websites have in common? These brands want a secure and intuitive online environment for their users.

Let’s browse the list of the popular Drupal projects

#1 Tesla

What do you see first when you land on Tesla website? It’s a fully responsive HTML5 video that will surely impress viewers.

Tesla’s goal is to produce increasingly affordable electric cars for mainstream buyers.

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The attractive web solution is a result of the collaboration between Drupal and Aqua

The website is, as you already assume, built with Drupal which provides a world-class platform to showcase Tesla’s amazing automobiles, foster community among customers, and share news and product details as they develop.

The attractive web solution came from a collaboration between Drupal and Aqua.

#2 Tourism Fiji

Fiji website gives you the wonderful culture, tropical vibes, incredible islands and its beaches and other attractive content dedicated to attracting tourists. It offers a wealth of information and planning tools for the perfect vacation.

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One of the popular Drupal projects with around 3M site visitors

Before updating the previous version of the site, Tourism.fiji had 327,751 site visitors. Only a month after launching the updated website with Drupal, the number of visitors has increased up to 692% with more than 2,268,000 site visitors.

#3 Pinterest Newsroom

As you probably know, Pinterest, the world’s largest catalog of ideas, is a personalized social place that lets you satisfy your creative urge and help you find inspiration. So far, there are more than 75 billion Pins on board, and millions of users every day.

Browse Pinterest to get inspiration and ideas
Browse Pinterest to get inspiration and ideas

Drupal is used to help present news, updates and Pinterest community. Pinterest blog sections are dedicated to users who want to share their experience, tips on how to get the best from the network, while there’s also a section about Pinterest Engineering.

#4 Lush

Elegant, sophisticated and intuitive are the words that describe this handmade soap company website built on Drupal.

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The attractive Drupal website that attracts millions of customers

Until today, Lush’s developers use Drupal to create a place for stories to millions of their customers who are visiting the websites daily.

#5 Warner Music Group

Like so many other websites that draw in millions of daily visits, Warner Music wanted a more flexible platform that can manage massive traffic and Drupal was their first choice. WMG joined 73 percent of the top media companies who are using Drupal including Walt Disney, Time, Fox, and CBS.

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The site today deals with 300 million visits on a DAILY basis

#6 Australian government

Australia has 100 government departments across the country and they certainly wanted a powerful CMS that can meet the needs of users. They chose Drupal to enhance all digital services they are offering to the millions of Australian citizens.

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The site is dedicated to providing all kinds of state services from immigration to job offerings

The website is clear and concise and content is divided smartly to give important information first.

#7 BBC Good Food

BBC good food has moved to Drupal with a desire to increase its social sharing and product sales.

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The social shares of the recipes have increased by almost 500 percent after launching the responsive version

Since redesign and redevelopment, the site saw a significantly higher number of visits, in particular, the social shares of the recipes increased by almost 500 percent. After launching the responsive version, website overtook the desktop version users.

#8 Red Hat

Redhat’s website opensource.com is designed to gather together people who believe in sharing knowledge and collaboration in solving problems. It’s created to build a community.

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Drupal’s open source nature and unique ability to combine content and community was a logical choice 

The best way to stay on the right path is to choose to work with open source tools and companies that share your vision. Therefore, Drupal’s open source nature and unique ability to combine content and community were a natural choice for their project.

#9 Youth on Record

Youth on Record is dedicated to empowering high school students, especially those at-risk and underprivileged, to succeed through musical programs.

Youth on record, one of the most visited Drupal projects
The goal of the site was primarily to increase the organization and visibility

The site had a lot of content to provide to its audience, but the content and sections were not well organized nor easy to navigate until Drupal 8 increased the site’s functionality.

#10 Savant

Savant was founded in 2005 with the desire to provide the best experience in home automation.

Savant was founded in 2005 with the desire to provide the best experience in home automation.
In this case, Drupal ensures the longevity of the platform and technical flexibility

The choice was easy – Drupal ensures the longevity of the platform, technical flexibility, and unwavering performance. The result is a modern, effective and unique approach to user experience.

#11 NBA

From the real-time scores to live broadcastings, NBA’s websites needed a flexibility and endurance to maintain millions of visits, so they’ve found the best solution in Drupal CMS.

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Drupal is a powerful CMS that can maintain millions of users

Besides regular news, updates and other features, this website offers an online NBA game tickets sale along with a memorabilia shop.

#12 Doctors Without Borders

This renowned organization uses Drupal CMS for their online presence.

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They use Drupal CMS to present their activities and fundraisings

The website offers news and stories sections as well as the possibility for users to donate and support the events and actions of the organization.

#13 Rainforest Alliance 

The Rainforest Alliance is a growing network of people on a mission to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods.

The website is image-centered, filled with vivid colors that represent the vibrant surrounding of the forests.

The website’s goal is to present the importance of the forest and spread the awareness of endangered regions, especially rainforests.

The Rainforest Alliance chose Drupal to easily structure and promote valuable content to support their mission.

#14 University of Oxford

Drupal was the choice of Oxford University and its official website presentation and services.

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The website provides its users with the most vital information regarding studying and researching. Users can also browse the latest news from university or to check out interesting events.

As the nature of the website required a powerful content management system due to the huge amount of different content, Drupal was an obvious choice.

#15 Stanford Business 

Drupal provides great options for academic or high education websites, therefore, this CMS was also the choice for Stanford Business official website presentation and services.

The website provides its users with detailed studying programs, insightful resources, and the latest news.

#16 New York State

The New York State representatives chose Drupal to support the state’s official web presence and services.

They chose Drupal to support their sensitive database, high traffic rates and high amount of content they publish.

The website provides its users with important statements and legal updates. Users can browse available jobs and submit a request for different kinds of social services.

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#17 Ana Ivanovic Website

The famous tennis player wanted a website that will reflect her engaging sports activities and life in the tennis world. We chose Drupal to fit the specific needs of this project. 

Ana Ivanovic

The immersive aesthetics and the star’s portfolio go a long way towards attracting visitors and inviting them to engage.

The site has been created to be responsive, which facilitates mobile-friendliness, also increasing the potential for better SEO performance and the visibility of the site is improved.

#18 Chas

Leaders from CHAS, as short for the Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme, approached us to help them innovate their web business presentation. We chose Drupal to be our stronghold. 

The improved performance is a direct benefit of a lightweight scalable system such as Drupal, which is why we decided to rebuild the CHAS website with it.

But that’s not all a business can get from the Drupal content management system. From improved code organization and database structure to an increased page speed, the result is always a fully optimized website that provides a seamless customer journey.

#19 Electrolux Taste Galleries

Electrolux Taste Galleries is a multilingual website with custom e-commerce capabilities such as purchasing products directly from their pages. We chose Drupal to support multiple website features. 

We build the website to showcase their high-end services, such as the promotion of their cooking classes and events allowing visitors to easily book and confirm their attendance. 

#20 Boss Equity

Boss Equity specializes in mergers and acquisitions for small and medium-sized businesses in the software technology sector.

Their  Equity Value AcceleratorTM is specifically designed to help software businesses stand out from the crowd and achieve optimal valuations when selling. 

They needed to improve their brand website in order to showcase their high-end services, control their content, and cater to their high-end market. We chose Drupal for the task. 

We created new navigation and UX design for visitors to easily find the information that they are looking for. The new user interface projected a look and feel that properly aligned with the brand’s positioning as professional and knowledgeable experts who not only sell their product and expertise, they sell a solution.  

Do you have a suggestion for our list? 

Share with us your favorite Drupal projects in the comments.