We ever think to find out what CMS, platform or framework a website is using. It happens with me also that whenever I opened Facebook, Twitter and other popular social networks and famous websites then I always tried to know their platform or framework onto they are running. So, after a deep search and effort, I found some of the best web tools to know what CMS, Platform or Framework a website is using.
I’ve compiled top 5 websites (online web tools) to find on what CMS and framework a website is running. All of these web tools are absolutely free and very effective.
CMS Detector is an online web tool especially made for detecting CMS (Content Management System). With this tool you can find and detect which CMS the websites are using. This CMS Detector can recognize about 100 of most popular and famous CMS.
In this CMS Detector web tool, you need to enter the site’s web address and hit Enter. This tool will show you the result in the form – We think that example.com powered by xyz CMS.
It is not guaranteed that every information showing by BuiltWith is correct. It means some information may be false but not all. So, just enter the website address in the search bar of BuiltWith and you’ll see the technology profile of that website.
WhatCMS is another place to find out what CMS a site is using. WhatCMS looks at a variety of factors within a webpage to determine what CMS a website is using, but it is admittedly not 100% accurate. WhatCMS can currently detect the use of the top 100 popular CMS applications and services.
So, to find the CMS of any website, just enter the web address of that site and hit Enter. The result will be shown in front of you in seconds. If the website you are detecting is in form of forum.example.com then enter that specific URL.
W3Techs is a free online web tool to find out the detailed information about the website and the technologies used in website. As you enter the website address in its search bar, it will disclose all the web technologies used by a particular site. Including CMS and site’s Framework it will provide you the information about site’s Server side and Client side programming language, Encoding, Operating system, Traffic Analysis Tool, Advertising Network and more.
One important thing about this tool is that it provides the technology score a website achieves as compare to other websites. The web browser extensions of W3Techs are also available.
Guess CMS Detector is an online web tool for detecting on which CMS or Framework a website is running. Just enter the website address in URL bar of Guess Scritch and click on Detect. It will show you several information about the website including Web Server, Framework, Language and other tools used inside the website.
Yes, it may happen that some information about the site is not correct. But mostly this tool shows the correct results. So guys, find out very simply that what CMS a site is using.
Browser Extensions to Detect CMS of Any Website
Other than these tools, there are some browser extensions also available to find out the CMS of websites around the web.
Along with the online web tool for checking website CMS, it also provides the browser extension for the same purpose. It needs just one mouse click to detect which web technologies the current site is using.
That’s all friends. I hope the above tools will help you find the CMS and Framework of any website.