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Site Info - Mit.edu

Overview of web technologies used by Mit.edu.

Website Background

MIT - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Description on Homepage

23 May 1985

Online since

Number 607 of all websites according to Alexa

Popularity rank

CountryVisitorsCountry Rank
United States39.9%405
India9.7%837
United Kingdom2.9%840
CityVisitorsCity Rank
Boston, MA, US6.9%47
New York, NY, US3.3%481
San Francisco, CA, US2.9%345

Main visitors locations

JavaScript is a lightweight, object-oriented, cross-platform scripting language, mainly used within web pages.

JavaScript

Modernizr is a JavaScript library that detects HTML5 and CSS3 features in the visitors browser.

Modernizr

Vue.js is a JavaScript library for building interactive web interfaces, based on the Model View ViewModel pattern.

Vue.js

jQuery is a JavaScript library that simplifies HTML document traversing, event handling, animating and Ajax interaction. Originally developed by John Resig.

jQuery
(used until recently)

HTML5 is the fifth revision of the HTML standard.

HTML5

UTF-8 (8-bit Unicode Transformation Format) is a variable-length character encoding for Unicode, which is backwards compatible with ASCII.

UTF-8

JPEG (Joint Photographic Experts Group) is a lossy compression method suitable to store photographic images.

JPEG

Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) is an XML-based vector image format.

SVG

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.

PNG
(used until recently)

GIF (Graphics Interchange Format) is a lossless compression image format, originally introduced by CompuServe and suitable to store graphics, logos and simple animations.

GIF
(used until recently)

External Cascading Style Sheets define style rules in a separate CSS file.

External CSS

Embedded Cascading Style Sheets define a set of style rules in a <style> element within a web page.

Embedded CSS

Inline Cascading Style Sheets define style rules directly within an (X)HTML element using the style attribute.

Inline CSS

Gzip (GNU zip) is a file compression algorithm.

Gzip Compression

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.

Strong ETag

The Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) provides amongst others a vastly larger address space than the preceding version 4. We consider a website to support IPv6 if a 128-bit address is assigned to it, regardless of the content delivered at that address.

IPv6

The Open Graph protocol, originally developed by Facebook, is an RDFa-based format that enables any web page to become a rich object in a social graph.

Open Graph

Twitter Cards enable automatic attachment of photos, videos and media elements to Tweets.

Twitter Cards

Generic RDFa (Resource Description Framework in attributes) is RDFa without further specialization.

Generic RDFa

DigiCert is an SSL certificate authority. This includes Verizon, whose Enterprise SSL Business has been acquired by DigiCert.

DigiCert

Facebook Social Plugins provide a way for Facebook users to share web pages with their friends.

Facebook

A Twitter Button allows a Twitter user to post a tweet from the visited site.

Twitter

Google Analytics is a free service to get detailed statistics about the visitors of a website, provided by Google.

Google Analytics

The Google Advertising network consists of AdSense, DoubleClick and other services.

Google Ads

The Google Tag Manager is a Google service to support webmasters to manage tags on their websites.

Google Tag Manager

The Apache HTTP Server is a popular open source web server by the Apache Software Foundation.

Apache 1.3.41
(99% of sites use a newer version)

Unix is a range of operating systems originally developed at Bell Labs. This contains Unix and Unix-like systems, such as Linux.

Unix

Akamai is a content delivery network.

Akamai
hosting info based on data from ipinfo.io

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