Unit 148 - World Wide Web Basics
148, CC in GIScience
Yeung, Albert K.
- Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
Social and Behavioral Sciences | Internet | HyperText Transmission Protocol (HTTP) | Multiple Internet Mail Extension (MIME) | file transfer protocol (FTP) | client/server computing | search engine | map generator
This unit explains the characteristics and the working principles of the World Wide Web as the most important protocol of the Internet. Topics covered in this unit include characteristics of the World Wide Web; using the World Wide Web for the dissemination of information on the Internet; and using the World Wide Web for the retrieval of information from the Internet.