Site Info - Drupal.org
Overview of web technologies used by Drupal.org.
Drupal - Open Source CMS | drupal.org
Description on Homepage
Official homepage of the open source content management system. Offers documentation and the source for download and hosts a developers and community portal.
Description from Alexa
26 April 2001
Number 696 of all websites according to Alexa
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Drupal is an open source content management system written in PHP, originally developed by Dries Buytaert.
PHP is a popular scripting language for creating web pages.
HTML - Hypertext Mark-up Language - is the a language to define web pages.
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.
PNG (Portable Network Graphics) is a lossless compression image format, suitable to store graphics with uniformly colored areas, and originally introduced as a free, open-source successor of GIF.
External Cascading Style Sheets define style rules in a separate CSS file.
Gzip (GNU zip) is a file compression algorithm.
A strong ETag is an HTTP header field for validation of cached web pages, that indicates a byte-for-byte identical page in the cache.
GeoTrust is a SSL certificate authority owned by Symantec. This includes SSL certificates issues by the certification branch of Equifax, which was acquired by GeoTrust.
The Apache HTTP Server is a popular open source web server by the Apache Software Foundation.
CentOS is a Linux distribution based on Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Google Analytics is a free service to get detailed statistics about the visitors of a website, provided by Google.
AdSense is the publisher part of Google's advertising network.
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.