Site Info - Reddit.com
Overview of web technologies used by Reddit.com.
reddit: the front page of the internet
Description on Homepage
User-generated news links. Votes promote stories to the front page.
Description from Alexa
29 April 2005
Number 118 of all websites according to Alexa
Main visitors locations
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.
Embedded Cascading Style Sheets define a set of style rules in a <style> element within a web page.
Inline Cascading Style Sheets define style rules directly within an (X)HTML element using the style attribute.
Gzip (GNU zip) is a file compression algorithm.
Persistent cookies with an expiration time of more than 10 years.
Non-HttpOnly cookies are used in the HTTP protocol and also in client side scripts, which may be a security threat.
Non-secure cookies may be used via an unencrypted connections, which may be a security threat.
Verizon is an IT service provider, also operating as SSL certificate authority, primarily via its acquisition of Cybertrust.
Reddit Buttons allow web pages to be submitted to and discussed on Reddit.
Google Analytics is a free service to get detailed statistics about the visitors of a website, provided by Google.
Adzerk is an ad serving network focusing on speed and scalability.
DoubleClick is an advertising network owned by Google.
Microsoft Advertising is an advertising platform by Microsoft, formerly called Aquantive and also including Atlas Solutions.
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.