Site Info - Speedtest.net
Overview of web technologies used by Speedtest.net.
Speedtest.net - The Global Broadband Speed TestTest your Internet connection bandwidth to locations around the world with this interactive broadband speed test
Description on Homepage
Speedtest.net allows you to test the bandwidth of your Internet connection to locations around the world.
Description from Alexa
25 June 1999
Number 432 of all websites according to Alexa
Main visitors locations
PHP is a popular scripting language for creating web pages.
Adobe Flash (by Adobe Systems, formerly Shockwave Flash and Macromedia Flash) is a multimedia platform for adding animation and interactivity to web pages.
Strict version of XHTML.
XHTML Strict 1.0
UTF-8 (8-bit Unicode Transformation Format) is a variable-length character encoding for Unicode, which is backwards compatible with ASCII.
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.
GIF (Graphics Interchange Format) is a lossless compression image format, originally introduced by CompuServe and suitable to store graphics, logos and simple animations.
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.
Persistent cookies with an expiration time between 1 month and 1 year.
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.
Gzip (GNU zip) is a file compression algorithm.
Thawte is an SSL certificate authority owned by Symantec.
Facebook Social Plugins provide a way for Facebook users to share web pages with their friends.
A Twitter Button allows a Twitter user to post a tweet from the visited site.
The Pinterest Pin-It button allows website visitors to pin images onto Pinterest.
LinkedIn Share Buttons enables visitors to to share website content with their LinkedIn network.
Reddit Buttons allow web pages to be submitted to and discussed on Reddit.
The Apache HTTP Server is a popular open source web server by the Apache Software Foundation.
Debian is a Linux distribution.
Google Analytics is a free service to get detailed statistics about the visitors of a website, provided by Google.
Quantcast provides visitor statistics of web sites.
GoSquared monitors and analyses a website's traffic in real-time.
AdSense is the publisher part of Google's advertising network.
DoubleClick is an advertising network owned by Google.
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