Web Page terminology

HTML = language of web pages
tag = instruction in HTML <in brackets>
source code = the HTML code underlying a page.
head = informational part of web page, not visible in the browser window
body = actual visible part of page
browser = program to view web pages and make hyperlinks work.
web server = host.computer storing web pages
URL = address of a page on the internet

publish = send or upload files to a web server
FTP = file transfer protocol, to send and receive files from the server
DHTML =dynamic HTML= HTML plus interaction

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