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Analytics and Tracking

Google AnalyticsGoogle Analytics

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Google Analytics offers a host of compelling features and benefits for everyone from senior executives and advertising and marketing professionals to site owners and content developers.

Application Performance · Audience Measurement · Visitor Count Tracking

Facebook PixelFacebook Pixel

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Facebook Pixel is Facebooks conversion tracking system for ads on Facebook to websites.

QualarooQualaroo

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Behavior insight surveys for improved A/B testing. Formally KissInsights.

Feedback Forms and Surveys

Frameworks

Ruby on Rails TokenRuby on Rails Token

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Ruby on Rails is an open-source web framework that is optimized for programmer happiness and sustainable productivity. Note that Ruby on Rails has two detection techniques and this is one of them.

Viewport MetaViewport Meta

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This page uses the viewport meta tag which means the content may be optimized for mobile content.

Content Delivery Network

CDN JSCDN JS

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CloudFlare's CDN with popular javascript frameworks available.

JavaScript Libraries and Functions

Facebook for WebsitesFacebook for Websites

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Allows a user to make a website more sociable and connected with integrations from the hugely popular Facebook website.

Social SDK

Facebook SDKFacebook SDK

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JavaScript SDK enables you to access all of the features of the Graph API via JavaScript, and it provides a rich set of client-side functionality for authentication and sharing. It differs from Facebook Connect.

Social SDK

Google APIGoogle API

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The website uses some form of Google APIs to provide interaction with the many API's Google Providers.

Web Servers

nginxnginx

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nginx [engine x] is a HTTP server and mail proxy server written by Igor Sysoev.

Document Encoding

UTF-8UTF-8

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UTF-8 (8-bit UCS/Unicode Transformation Format) is a variable-length character encoding for Unicode. It is the preferred encoding for web pages.

Document Standards

OpenSearchOpenSearch

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The OpenSearch description document format can be used to describe a search engine so that it can be used by search client applications.

JavascriptJavascript

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JavaScript is a scripting language most often used for client-side web development.

Web App ManifestWeb App Manifest

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Defines the attributes of a web app in a simple JSON file. It describes how the web app should appear on the users system and how it should launch.

CSRF TokenCSRF Token

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The site generates a unique token when it makes the form page. This token is required to post/get data back to the server.

Meta DescriptionMeta Description

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The description attribute provides a concise explanation of the page content.

Meta Tags

Conditional CommentsConditional Comments

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[url] uses conditional comments that are supported by Microsoft Internet Explorer. They allow web developers to show or hide HTML code based on the version of the viewer's browser.

Compatibility

Cascading Style SheetsCascading Style Sheets

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Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a stylesheet language used to describe the presentation of a document written in a markup language. Its most common application is to style web pages written in HTML

CSS

Canonical Content TagCanonical Content Tag

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Public specification of a preferred URL for a page allows search engines to understand the original location for content.

Meta Tags

X-Frame-OptionsX-Frame-Options

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The X-Frame-Options HTTP response header can be used to indicate whether or not a browser should be allowed to render a page in a frame or iframe. Sites can use this to avoid clickjacking attacks, by ensuring that their content is not embedded into other sites.

Browser Specific

X-XSS-ProtectionX-XSS-Protection

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X-XSS-Protection is a HTTP header set by Internet Explorer 8+. This header lets domains toggle on and off the "XSS Filter" of IE8, which prevents some categories of XSS attacks.

Referrer PolicyReferrer Policy

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Requests made from a document, and for navigations away from that document are associated with a Referrer header. This policy determines in the browser should send a referrer or not.

Web Master Registration

Google WebmasterGoogle Webmaster

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Webmaster tools provide you with a free and easy way to make your site more Google-friendly.