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Site Info - 9gag.com

Overview of web technologies used by 9gag.com.

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9GAG - Go Fun Yourself
9GAG has the best funny pics, GIFs, videos, memes, cute, wtf, geeky, cosplay photos on the web. 9GAG is your best source of fun. Check out 9GAG now!

Description on Homepage

User generated funny pictures and videos with commenting and ratings. Content can be sorted according to popularity.

Description from Alexa

Number 190 of all websites according to Alexa

Popularity rank

CountryVisitorsCountry Rank
United States10%503
CityVisitorsCity Rank
Jakarta, ID2%77
Delhi, IN1.7%138
Istanbul, TR1.4%135

Main visitors locations

PHP is a popular scripting language for creating web pages.

(used until recently)

JavaScript is a lightweight, object-oriented, cross-platform scripting language, mainly used within web pages.


JQuery is a JavaScript library that simplifies HTML document traversing, event handling, animating and Ajax interaction. Originally developed by John Resig.

(used until recently)

HTML5 is the fifth revision of the HTML standard.


UTF-8 (8-bit Unicode Transformation Format) is a variable-length character encoding for Unicode, which is backwards compatible with ASCII.


JPEG (Joint Photographic Experts Group) is a lossy compression method suitable to store photographic images.


GIF (Graphics Interchange Format) is a lossless compression image format, originally introduced by CompuServe and suitable to store graphics, logos and simple animations.

(used until recently)

External Cascading Style Sheets define style rules in a separate CSS file.

External CSS

Inline Cascading Style Sheets define style rules directly within an (X)HTML element using the style attribute.

Inline CSS

Persistent cookies with an expiration time between 1 month and 1 year.

Cookies expiring in months

Non-HttpOnly cookies are used in the HTTP protocol and also in client side scripts, which may be a security threat.

Non-HttpOnly Cookies

Non-secure cookies may be used via an unencrypted connections, which may be a security threat.

Non-Secure Cookies

Gzip (GNU zip) is a file compression algorithm.

Gzip Compression

Starfield Technologies is an SSL certificate authority owned by Go Daddy.


Facebook Social Plugins provide a way for Facebook users to share web pages with their friends.


Nginx (pronounced as "engine X") is a lightweight open source web server developed by Igor Sysoev.


Google Analytics is a free service to get detailed statistics about the visitors of a website, provided by Google.

Google Analytics

Piwik is an open source web analytics program.


The Google Advertising network consists of AdSense, DoubleClick and other services.

Google Ads

Commercial entities



Technology Score

The technology score rates a site based on its technologies in a range from 0 to 100. It consists in a popularity score (how many sites use the same technologies), a traffic score (how much traffic have other sites using the same technologies) and a version score (how many sites use more recent technology versions). Quality alerts also affect the rating.

TotalPopularity TrafficVersion
Technology Score627054
Client-side Programming Languages7610051
Markup Languages626956
SSL Certificate Authorities321154
Social Widgets647651
Web Servers545156
Traffic Analysis Tools709149
Advertising Networks769161

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