The reference.com domain was registered 2 decades 1 year ago on 1995-01-25. It has an AlexaTM rank of #440 in the world. This website has a .com domain extension. This domain name has a Google PageRank of 7/10, which determines how Google ranks the page. It has an estimated worth of $25,698,600.00 with an estimated daily income of approximately $23,795.00 based on our algorithm's fair market KPIs. As there are no active threats currently reported, reference.com is SAFE to browse.

Daily Uniques
2.97 M
Daily Pageviews
23.79 M
Income Per Day
$ 23.8 K
Estimated Worth
$ 25.7 M

Domain Information

Below is the basic domain information for reference.com, the primary source of this information is the whois records fetched from the domain registrar and confirmed from ICANN. The report show when reference.com was first registered, who registered reference.com as well as the domain registrar who registered reference.com. Where applicable the adsense ID or related domains are linked from this report. Some domains have whois privary protection at the time of purchase as such you need to use a combination of factors to retrieve the entire whois information.

Domain Registrar: MARKMONITOR INC.
Registration Date: 1995-01-25 2 decades 1 year 10 months ago
Last Modified: 2013-12-05 3 years 2 days 19 hours ago
Expiration Date: 2019-07-27 2 years 7 months 1 week from now

SEO Metrics

Below is the basic search engine report and metrics for reference.com. The metrics below are aggregated by scanning Google, Yahoo! and Bing and counting how many pages have been indexed by the search engine. Additionally, we scan these top search engines to see how many backlinks are indexed for reference.com

Search Engine Indexes

Google Indexed Pages: N/A
Yahoo Indexed Pages: N/A
Bing Indexed Pages: 30

Search Engine Backlinks

Google Backlinks: N/A
Bing Backlinks: 18
Alexa BackLinks: N/A

Domain Safety Ratings

We gather metrics and ratings from third parties domain safety providers including Google and Web of Trust (WOT) to determine the safety information for reference.com. WOT is a browser plugin that allows users around the world to rate domains for their safe browser, child safety and malware exploits if any. Google uses a proprietary method to determine the safeness of reference.com. If you are concerned about the safety of a website, this safety report is a good first step indicating how safet reference.com is.

Safety Information

Google Safe Browsing: No Risk Issues
Siteadvisor Rating: No Risk Issues
WOT Trustworthiness: Excellent
WOT Privacy: Excellent
WOT Child Safety: Excellent

Website Ranks & Scores

Google Pagerank:
Alexa Rank: 440
PageSpeed Score: 59 ON 100
Domain Authority: 95 ON 100
DMOZ Listing: No

Web Server Information

The web server information report below for reference.com provides where the physical and geographical information of the server. We are able to extract the hosted ip address, the hosted country, location latitude, location longitude and even the city, state and zip/postal code of the server. This report can be very useful to determine page latency issues, trust worthiness and help block regions if your site is being accessed maliciously

Hosted IP Address: 66.235.120.211
Hosted Country: United States US
Location Latitude: 37.807
Location Longitude: -122.286

Social Engagement

The social media engagement report below for reference.com includes the amount of social engagement of various social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn and Delicious. According to updates from Google and Bing as part of the search engine algorithm, social engagement is considered to be a strong signal that validates real people are engaging with a site, thus making it a more valuable result to show in the search engine results page for reference.com. Social media continues to be an important source not only of backlinks and search engine signals for reference.com, but of traffic through viral and engaging content.

Facebook Shares: 1,686
Facebook Likes: 1,102
Facebook Comments: 487
Twitter Count (Tweets): 1,540
Linkedin Shares: N/A
Delicious Shares: N/A
Google+: 264

Resources Breakdown & Analysis

The resources breakdown report for reference.com provides an insight into the entire page composition. This metric affects page load times. Pages that have more images tend to load faster whereas pages with less images and more text load faster.

Page Resources Breakdown

Homepage Links Analysis

Reference.com - A Free Online Encyclopedia & Information Reference
Reference.com - a free online encyclopedia and information reference. Research articles from Columbia Encyclopedia and Encyclopedia Britannica.

Website Inpage Analysis

The inpage analysis report for reference.com provides the high-level view of all the html attributes on the page.

H1 Headings: 1 H2 Headings: 7
H3 Headings: 19 H4 Headings: N/A
H5 Headings: N/A H6 Headings: N/A
Total IFRAMEs: 2 Total Images: 16
Google Adsense: N/A Google Analytics: UA-4036279-9

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Dictionary Daily Blog Trends, Tips & Tracts on the English language

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Backlink History Chart from Majestic SEO

The backlinks score is calculated by looking at a combination of link signals. This includes the overall number of backlinks together with the number of linking domains, as well as rating the overall quality of the backlinks pointing to a website. The quality assessment is based on the linking pages.

Referring Domains Discovery Chart from Majestic SEO

Reference.com HTTP Header Analysis

When a browser sends an HTTP request to reference.com, and a server hosting that URL sends back an HTTP response. Like many Internet services, the protocol uses a simple, plaintext format. The types of requests are GET, POST, HEAD, PUT, DELETE, OPTIONS, and TRACE. A GET request includes a URL followed by headers. The HTTP response contains a status code, headers and a body. Here is the request details for reference.com

Http-Version: 1.1
Status-Code: 200
Status: 200 OK
Server: Apache/2.2.15 (Scientific Linux)
X-Powered-By: PHP/5.3.3
Cache-Control: max-age=0, no-cache
X-Mod-Pagespeed: 1.7.30.4-3847
Content-Encoding: gzip
X-Hostname: refxrapp014iad
Content-Length: 10015
Content-Type: text/html; charset=UTF-8
X-Check-Cacheable: NO
Date: Wed, 19 Aug 2015 02:20:02 GMT
Connection: keep-alive
X-Cache-Remote: TCP_MISS from a204-95-24-12.deploy.akamaitechnologies.com (AkamaiGHost/7.2.4.1-15573364) (-)
Vary: Accept-Encoding, User-Agent

Reference.com Traffic Distributions and Sources


Reference.com Traffic Estimates and Sources


Reference.com Domain Nameserver Information

The Domain Name Servers, popularly known as DNS are essentially the Internet's equivalent of a phone book or directory. They maintain a directory of domain names like reference.com and translate them to Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. This is necessary because, although domain names are easy for people to remember, computers or machines, access websites based on IP addresses. Below is the DNS record for reference.com

Host IP Address Country
ns1.ask.com 66.235.126.100 United States United States
ns2.ask.com 66.235.118.100 United States United States

Reference.com DNS Record Analysis

Information from all the domain name servers across the Internet are gathered together and housed at the Central Registry. Host companies and Internet Service Providers interact with the Central Registry on a regular schedule to get updated DNS information. Below is the DNS record for reference.com

Host Type TTL Extra
reference.com A 20 IP: 66.235.120.211
reference.com NS 299 Target: ns2.ask.com
reference.com NS 299 Target: ns1.ask.com
reference.com SOA 299 MNAME: name0.ask.com
RNAME: dns.ask.com
Serial: 2015080501
Refresh: 10800
Retry: 180
Expire: 7776000
reference.com MX 499 Priority: 10
Target: mxb-0015af01.gslb.pphosted.com
reference.com MX 499 Priority: 10
Target: mxa-0015af01.gslb.pphosted.com
reference.com TXT 299 TXT:
google-site-verification=bnVDUQezVF3HHsm
8M_zZc30ETcHbvQD27yYnT1eaZQk

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Alexa Information

The Alexa record below for reference.com provides information on the web traffic regarding this domain as well as millions of websites. Alexa collects information from users who have installed the "Alexa Toolbar," allowing them to provide statistics on web site traffic, popularity and lists of related sites. Since Alexa's user base is a fair statistical sample of the internet users. The lower the Alexa ranking number the more heavily visited the domain is visited.

Reference.com Alexa Traffic Rank

Reference.com Alexa Search Engine Traffic

Whois Information

Below is the complete current WHOIS record for reference.com. The whois record for reference.com includes information such as domain ownership, where and when reference.com was registered, reference.com expiration date, and the nameservers assigned.

Domain Name: reference.com
Registry Domain ID:
873270_DOMAIN_COM-VRSN
Registrar WHOIS Server:
whois.markmonitor.com
Registrar URL:
http://www.markmonitor.com
Updated Date:
2014-10-15T08:06:28-0700
Creation Date:
1995-01-24T21:00:00-0800
Registrar Registration Expiration Date:
2019-07-26T21:22:15-0700
Registrar: MarkMonitor,
Inc.
Registrar IANA ID: 292
Registrar Abuse Contact Email:
[email protected]
Registrar Abuse Contact Phone:
+1.2083895740
Domain Status: clientUpdateProhibited
(https://www.icann.org/epp#clientUpdateProhibited)
Domain Status:
clientTransferProhibited
(https://www.icann.org/epp#clientTransferProhibited)
Domain
Status: clientDeleteProhibited
(https://www.icann.org/epp#clientDeleteProhibited)
Registry
Registrant ID:
Registrant Name: DNS Manager
Registrant
Organization: Dictionary.com
Registrant Street: 555 12th Street,
Suite 100
Registrant City: Oakland
Registrant State/Province:
CA
Registrant Postal Code: 94607
Registrant Country:
US
Registrant Phone: +1.5109857400
Registrant Phone
Ext:
Registrant Fax:
Registrant Fax Ext:
Registrant Email:
[email protected]
Registry Admin ID:
Admin Name: DNS
Manager
Admin Organization: Dictionary.com
Admin Street: 555
12th Street, Suite 100
Admin City: Oakland
Admin
State/Province: CA
Admin Postal Code: 94607
Admin Country:
US
Admin Phone: +1.5109857400
Admin Phone Ext:
Admin
Fax:
Admin Fax Ext:
Admin Email:
[email protected]
Registry Tech ID:
Tech Name: DNS
Manager
Tech Organization: Dictionary.com
Tech Street: 555
12th Street, Suite 100
Tech City: Oakland
Tech State/Province:
CA
Tech Postal Code: 94607
Tech Country: US
Tech Phone:
+1.5109857400
Tech Phone Ext:
Tech Fax:
Tech Fax
Ext:
Tech Email: [email protected]
Name Server:
ns1.ask.com
Name Server: ns2.ask.com
DNSSEC: unsigned
URL
of the ICANN WHOIS Data Problem Reporting System:
http://wdprs.internic.net/
>>> Last update of WHOIS database:
2015-08-18T19:20:14-0700

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