internet is an information transmission network, build up
computer connected with each other by high speed and low loss cable.
powerful computer, which are activ 24 hours a day, are known
server. Each server contains a lot of information
organized mainly in
are speaking about the
server by hosting companies.
website has his own address, called domain name. This domain
registered at an official registrar.
It can be assured this way, that
every address is unique. The registrar and the hosting company need not
to be the same.
- The internet is transmitting electronic
post between user. Thereby a user is an owner of a PC with
an electronic mail program (mail client)
installed on it.
- The internet is allowing user with an internet
connection to load
websites on their computer for viewing (browsing). This function
concerns the World Wide Web.
modern websites both functions are associated with each other. So at
least there is an email form integrated in the website. Moreover in
internet marketing websites there is a cooperation with an automated
email program; a so called autoresponder.
The autoresponder is sending emails to user with a call for action. If
the user reacts, the autoresponder is sending another email and is
guiding the user to another page of the site. In this way a
complete sales process or lead generation process can be performed
transport of information for the email service is quite interesting and
If I am sending an email, my email program (mail client) will cut the
information into small packages which are sent the one after the other
to the mail receiving user. The message is coded in the time domain
as experts are saying. The route of each package to the
user can be different as is denoted in the figure above. The mail
client of the receiving user is collecting all packages
them together in the right order again and the email message
be read by the receiving user.
I want to use the world wide web (www),
several browsers can be used like Safari (Apple), Firefox, Chrome,
Internet Explorer and several others. All these programs are free
- I need access to the world wide web
provided by telephone companies
- I need a special program, a so
called browser, to be able to view other
The browser is operating as follows
interactions between visitors and website other than viewing are done
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- type in the address of the site or page you
want to view in the search window of the browser
- request the web to view the required site by
applying the return tab
- if the site is available, the web
will send you (loading) first the text information and thereafter the
- The browser reconstructs the site from the text
pieces and the images and viewing becomes possible.
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