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Lesson 21. Creating a Publisher Web Site > What Is the World Wide Web?

What Is the World Wide Web?

The Internet is a global network of interconnected computer systems that provides several different ways for users to communicate with each other. There is electronic mail (email), Internet Relay Chat, and more importantly, the World Wide Web (WWW). The Web is actually the newest onramp to the Internet and enables you to quickly move from computer to computer (no matter the distance between the computers) by hopping from Web page to Web page using a Web browser (such as Microsoft Internet Explorer).

The Web sites that you view on the Web are made up of linked documents created in the HTML programming language. Your Web browser is able to translate HTML into a format that is viewable (and usable) on your home or office computer.


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