Have you ever wondered what drives the Holy Covenant website? This page lists some of the underlying technologies, resources and tools used in its current implementation.
Basic tool set
- HTML 5 – A markup language used for structuring and presenting content on the World Wide Web.
- CSS – A markup language used for structuring and presenting content on the World Wide Web.
- PHP – PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor is a server-side scripting language designed for Web development.
- Python – An interpreted high-level programming language for general-purpose programming.
- HTTP – The Hypertext Transfer Protocol is an application protocol for distributed, collaborative, hypermedia information systems.
- HTTPS – Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure is an extension of HTTP for secure communication over a computer network, and is widely used on the Internet.
- SSH – Secure Shell is a cryptographic network protocol for operating network services securely over an unsecured network.
- SFTP – The SSH File Transfer Protocol (also Secure File Transfer Protocol) is a network protocol that provides file access, file transfer, and file management over any reliable data stream.
- Skeleton – A simple, responsive boilerplate useful for responsive projects.
- Superfish – A jQuery menu plugin that enhances pure CSS drop-down menus.
- NivoSlider – A jQuery based image slider.
- Linux – A family of free and open-source software operating systems built around the Linux kernel originally developed by Linus Torvalds.
- BASH – A Unix shell and command language written by Brian Fox for the GNU Project as a free software replacement for the Bourne shell.
- LiteSpeed – A Web Server which offers a combination of cutting-edge features, outstanding scalability, best-in-class performance, Apache compatibility and application-level cache acceleration.
- cPanel –An online Linux-based web hosting control panel that provides a graphical interface and automation tools designed to simplify the process of hosting a web site to the website owner or the "end user".
- JPEG – A commonly used method of lossy compression for digital images, particularly for those images produced by digital photography.
- PNG – Portable Network Graphics is a raster graphics file format that supports lossless data compression.
- MP3 – Formally MPEG-1 Audio Layer III or MPEG-2 Audio Layer III, MP3 is an audio coding format for digital audio.
- PDF – The Portable Document Format is a file format developed by Adobe in the 1990s to present documents, including text formatting and images, in a manner independent of application software, hardware, and operating systems.
- Fonts – Google Fonts (previously called Google Web Fonts) is a library of 900 libre licensed fonts, an interactive web directory for browsing the library, and APIs for conveniently using the fonts via CSS and Android.
- Calendar – Google Calendar is a time-management and scheduling calendar service developed by Google.
- Maps – Google Maps is a web mapping service developed by Google.
Page version: 2018-11-10 (imatters)