Site Info - Simplemachines.org
Overview of web technologies used by Simplemachines.org.
Simple Machines Forum - Free & open source community softwareSimple Machines offers free open source software such as SMF, the powerful and easy to use community forum written in PHP. Start interesting discussions on your website!
Description on Homepage
SMFA community software package with themes, fast message database, secure file-attaching system, and mod installation manager. [Freeware]
Description from Alexa
12 June 2003
Number 5,004 of all websites according to Alexa
Main visitors locations
Simple Machines Forum (SMF) is a free forum package based on PHP and MySQL.
PHP is a popular scripting language for creating web pages.
Transitional version of XHTML.
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.
Inline Cascading Style Sheets define style rules directly within an (X)HTML element using the style attribute.
Session cookies are temporary cookies, which are deleted when the user closes the browser.
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.
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.
AdSense is the publisher part of Google's advertising network.
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