Its common and interesting things for developer who want to know what technologies websites are built with. There are many online platforms available in the markets today that can provide reports on websites using the identify technology.
If you are expert and can build this type of tool then it will be worth it in future because every day more technologies are developed and each one will need to figure out the technology used for the website.
When I was working as a programmer I needed to work on many new projects every day. For every new requirement I have to check which technology is used in the given reference website.
Before starting work on projects I always research the technology used in that website. I choose better technology for further development of new project. This type of problem happens before incident not every single project I work on.
How do you find out what programming language a website is made in?
A few years ago, we used the traditional method to find out what kind of languages were used to build a website. All we have to do is right click on the web page, and then click on “view page source”.
This will give you the relevant code of the website. And based on that we will assume that what technology or language is used to implement the website, you need to know the language(s) only.
There are many technologies and programming languages used to build websites today. Some platforms provide Website Technology Checker as a browser extension to Chrome that helps identify the technologies used to build a website or app.
It explores CMS, marketing tools, e-commerce solutions and more. If you are a fresher then you must know about website technology.
What is website technology?
Web technology refers to the means by which computers communicate with each other using markup languages and multimedia packages. It provides a way for us to interact with hosted information such as websites.
Web technology includes the use of Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS).
you have to open one technology detection equipment In browser is given below and any website url is required you want to identify its technology and then click on search button.
It will list all the details of the technology and programming languages used to build that website. Find out what websites have been created and identify technology on the websites below,
Top 5 online tools that identify website technology
Site URL: www.wappalyzer.com
Wappalyzer is a cross-platform utility that exposes technologies used on websites. It explores content management systems, ecommerce platforms, web frameworks, server software, analytics tools and many more.
Wappalyzer collects data anonymously and systematically through browser extensions. This information is processed and made available through APIs and data-sets, providing valuable insights into the software industry.
Site URL: buildwith.com
List websites from a large number of databases, web technologies and more than a quarter of websites that show which sites use shopping carts, analytics, hosting and many more. Filter by location, traffic, vertical and more.
Site URL: www.larger.iosites
Site URL: www.whatruns.com
Site URL: www.shielder.it
Site URL: www.isitwp.com
Site URL: w3techs.com/sites
All those online website tools provide a convenient way to see the technologies of the sites you visit.
Following are the leading technologies as per the current industry.
|ad network||google adsense|
|Build CI system||jenkins|
|Control System||sia pcd|
|dev tools||style component|
|document management system||open journal system|
|font scripts||google font api|
|issue trackers||atlassian giraffe|
|landing page builders||Elementor|
|load balancing||Amazon ELB|
|media server||Wowza Media Server|
|Diverse||Twitter Emoji (Tweemoji)|
|mobile framework||jQuery Mobile|
|network storage||Synology Diskstation|
|Operating System||windows server|
|have||Amazon Web Services|
|photo gallery||NextGen Gallery|
|programming languages||PHP, Python|
|rich text editor||TinyMCE|
|Mother in law||local focus|
|search engine||Algolia Realtime Search|
|Static Site Generator||Hugo|
|tag manager||google tag manager|
|webmail||outlook web app|
|web server extension||OpenSSL|
|Web server||american tribe|
Also I want to share my experience that few years back my quickfind classified website was hosted on normal hosting and it might limit some bandwidth and crash my site.
That’s when I started researching online and I found that many other competitors use it latest technology Like cloud hosting and they load fast and always respond fast so I decided to switch hosting to cloud technology.
See How to speed up mobile app development with cloud technology,
From this experience I want to give you the technique that the technical identity of the website is very important for every developer or builder.