WEB TERMINOLOGIES YOU MUST KNOW AS AN INTERNET USER
I know you may be wandering if there is any need to know these web terminologies, but today I said yes because it gives you better understanding of the internet and how this web terms work, these terminologies are
1. WEB SITE
2. WEB BROWSER
3. HTML[hypertext markup language]
4. HOME PAGE
5. WEB SERVER
6. WEB CLEINT
7. URL[uniform resource locator]
8. HTTP[hypertext transfer protocol]
9. ISP[internet service provider]
· WEB SITE
Is a place on the internet where companies, individuals, private and public organization put their information about themselves and their businesses, the site may contain information about the individual, or the business and the services and products, their address and other useful information you need to know about them, this is very good for those company that involves in e-commers, e-marketing. And other important things.
· HTML[hypertext markup language]
This is a coding language used to create document for world wide web and is also a specialized language used to end code information of a website, html is the main language that is used to create web pages on the internet.
· WEB BROWSER
Is a computer program that is used to find information on the internet and display it on a visual display unit of the computer or on the screen of phone you use in browsing.
It is also seen as an graphic user interface base hypertext client application used to access hypertext document and other services located on the innumerable remote server though out the world wide web.
· WEB SERVER
Is that particular place where all World Wide Web documents and other programs are stores and keep, they are only access through web browser by the web client.
· HOME PAGE
Is the part of the internet web site that has the basic information about a person, organization and companies which you look at first and from which you can get to other part of the web site, it is also called landing page.
· WEB CLIENT
Is just you, me and any that is using the internet to browse for information and other resources on the web and the interaction between web client and web server is control by the hypertext transfer protocol.
Is an acronym that stands for uniform resource locator which is an alpha numeric string in specific format that represent a device file or web page located on the internet.
Stand for hyper text transfer protocol which is a protocol used to transfer information on the world wide web. Http governs the way that the web server and web client interact, it also defences the format of request and responses between client and server and similarly series of other protocol to govern how message are transported between client and server.
· INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER [ISP]
Is a company that provide internet service to home and business user, it is also provide additional service such as e-mail and web hosting, I s p is essential to access to the internet no body can access the internet without a host computer and nobody can have access to the internet with out going through i.s.p.
Is a device that convert digital computer signal into a format that is send and receive over a telephone. It is also a device that translates the code at telephone message into digital system and vice versa.