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Analytics and Tracking

New RelicNew Relic

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New Relic is a dashboard used to keep an eye on application health and availability while monitoring real user experience.

Application Performance

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

Google Universal AnalyticsGoogle Universal Analytics

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The analytics.js JavaScript snippet is a new way to measure how users interact with your website. It is similar to the previous Google tracking code, ga.js, but offers more flexibility for developers to customize their implementations.

Google Tag ManagerGoogle Tag Manager

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Tag management that lets you add and update website tags without changes to underlying website code.

Tag Management

COVID-19COVID-19

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This website mentions COVID-19 / Novel Coronavirus.

Getty ImagesGetty Images

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This website has images that may have been sourced from Getty Images.

Image Provider

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 Management System

WordPressWordPress

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WordPress is a state-of-the-art semantic personal publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability.

Open Source · Blog

JavaScript Libraries and Functions
Web Servers

nginxnginx

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

VarnishVarnish

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Varnish is a web accelerator / reverse proxy caching server.

Varnish Server

Syndication Techniques

RSSRSS

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A family of web feed formats used to publish frequently updated content such as blog entries, news headlines or podcasts.

Really Simple DiscoveryReally Simple Discovery

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Really Simple Discovery is a way to help client software find the services needed to read, edit, or "work with" weblogging software.

Document Encoding

UTF-8UTF-8

UTF-8 Usage Statistics

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

HTML5 DocTypeHTML5 DocType

HTML5 DocType Usage Statistics

The DOCTYPE is a required preamble for HTML5 websites.

X-UA-CompatibleX-UA-Compatible

X-UA-Compatible Usage Statistics

Allows a website to define how a page is rendered in Internet Explorer 8, allowing a website to decide to use IE7 style rendering over IE8 rendering.

JavascriptJavascript

Javascript Usage Statistics

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

Meta RobotMeta Robot

Meta Robot Usage Statistics

This page contains a meta robots tag which tells search engines and robots to index or not index the page.

Canonical Content TagCanonical Content Tag

Canonical Content Tag Usage Statistics

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

oEmbedoEmbed

oEmbed Usage Statistics

oEmbed is a format for allowing an embedded representation of a URL on third party sites.

Cascading Style SheetsCascading Style Sheets

Cascading Style Sheets Usage Statistics

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

Open Graph ProtocolOpen Graph Protocol

Open Graph Protocol Usage Statistics

The Open Graph protocol enables any web page to become a rich object in a social graph, a open protocol supported by Facebook

Twitter CardsTwitter Cards

Twitter Cards Usage Statistics

Twitter cards make it possible for you to attach media experiences to Tweets that link to your content.

Meta DescriptionMeta Description

Meta Description Usage Statistics

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

Windows 8 PinningWindows 8 Pinning

Windows 8 Pinning Usage Statistics

Windows 8 pinning functionality for websites.

HTML 5 Specific TagsHTML 5 Specific Tags

HTML 5 Specific Tags Usage Statistics

This page contains tags that are specific to an HTML 5 implementation.

WAI-ARIAWAI-ARIA

WAI-ARIA Usage Statistics

A way to make Web content and Web applications more accessible to people with disabilities. It especially helps with dynamic content and advanced user interface controls developed with Ajax, HTML, JavaScript, and related technologies.

Conditional CommentsConditional Comments

Conditional Comments Usage Statistics

[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.

HTML 5 Video Audio TagsHTML 5 Video Audio Tags

HTML 5 Video Audio Tags Usage Statistics

This page contains HTML5 style media tags. HTML5 is the proposed next standard for HTML 4.01, XHTML 1.0 and DOM Level 2 HTML.

Picture ElementPicture Element

Picture Element Usage Statistics

The picture element provides images for different devices and is part of the HTML 5.1 specification.

srcsetsrcset

srcset Usage Statistics

Adapting images for high-resolution and low-resolution displays.

Javascript DeferJavascript Defer

Javascript Defer Usage Statistics

The defer attribute gives a hint to the browser that the script does not create any content so the browser can optionally defer interpreting the script. This can improve performance by delaying execution of scripts until after the body content is parsed and rendered.

Strict Transport SecurityStrict Transport Security

Strict Transport Security Usage Statistics

The HTTP Strict-Transport-Security (HSTS) header instructs the browser to only use https.

HSTSHSTS

HSTS Usage Statistics

Forces browsers to only communicate with the site using HTTPS.

X-Frame-OptionsX-Frame-Options

X-Frame-Options Usage Statistics

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.