Site Info - Ubuntu.com
Overview of web technologies used by Ubuntu.com.
Home | UbuntuFast, secure and stylishly simple, the Ubuntu operating system is used by 20 million people worldwide every day.
Description on Homepage
Ubuntu LinuxOfficial site; Commercially sponsored Debian-derived Linux distribution that focuses on usability, a regular 6-month release cycle, and a commitment to at least 18 months of security updates for every release.
Description from Alexa
29 May 2004
Number 1,342 of all websites according to Alexa
Main visitors locations
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.
Strict version of XHTML.
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.
JPEG (Joint Photographic Experts Group) is a lossy compression method suitable to store photographic images.
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.
Gzip (GNU zip) is a file compression algorithm.
Embedded Cascading Style Sheets define a set of style rules in a <style> element within a web page.
Persistent cookies with an expiration time between 1 day and 1 month.
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.
Facebook Social Plugins provide a way for Facebook users to share web pages with their friends.
The Google +1 button allows visitors to recommend web pages to friends.
A Twitter Button allows a Twitter user to post a tweet from the visited site.
The Apache HTTP Server is a popular open source web server by the Apache Software Foundation.
Ubuntu is a Linux distribution.
Google Analytics is a free service to get detailed statistics about the visitors of a website, provided by Google.
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.