Synonyms of 'Internet terms'
blog, blogger, or bloggingan online journal bookmarkan address for a website stored on a computer so that the user can easily return to the site broadbanda transmission technique using a wide range of frequencies that enables messages to be sent simultaneously, used in fast internet connections browsera software package that enables a user to find and read hypertext files, esp on the internet chatrooma site on the internet, or another computer network, where users have group discussions by electronic mail, typically about one subject cookiea piece of data downloaded to a computer by a website, containing details of the preferences of that computer's user which identify the user when revisiting that website domain namea unique name, corresponding to one or more numeric IP addresses, used to identify a particular web page or set of web pages on the internet downloada file transferred onto a computer from another computer or the internet eBay(trademark)a website that people and companies can use to buy or sell goods; items may be bought for a fixed price, or sold to the buyer who offers the highest price e-book or ebookFTP or ftpfile transfer protocol; the standard protocol used to transfer files across the internet, or a similar network, between computer systems Generation Cthe people who create and publish material such as blogs, podcasts, videos, etc, on the internet Google(trademark)a popular search engine on the internet hita single visit to a website home page(on a website) the main document relating to an individual or institution that provides introductory information about a website with links to the actual details of services or information provided hotspotISP or Internet service providerleetspeak or 1337speaka jargon used by some internet groups, in which standard English is translated into a mixture of letters, numerals, and symbols found on a computer keyboard lurk, lurker, or lurkingmemean image or video that is spread widely on the internet, often altered by internet users for humorous effect message boardan internet discussion forum netiquettethe informal code of behaviour on the internet newsgroupofflineonlinepaywalla system that prevents the user of website from accessing certain content on the site unless a payment is made podcast, podcaster, or podcastingportalan internet site providing links to other sites RSSsearch enginea service provided on the internet enabling users to search for items of interest search engine optimization or SEOthe process of adjusting the content, structure, etc, of a website so that it will be displayed prominently by a search engine Skype(trademark)a software application that allows users to make voice and video calls over the internet spamspoofingthe act or an instance of impersonating another person on the internet or via email surf, surfer, or surfinguploadURL or universe resource locatorvoipVPNWeb 2.0the internet viewed as a medium in which interactive experience, in the form of blogs, wikis, forums, etc, plays a more important role than simply accessing information web addressWebBoardan internet site where users can post messages, tutorials, information, and topics for discussion webcama camera that transmits still or moving images over the internet webcastweb directorya database of selected websites, ordered in such a way as to facilitate browsing weblogwebmaila system of electronic mail that allows account holders to access their mail via an internet site rather than downloading it onto their computer webmastera person responsible for the administration of a website on the World Wide Web webpagea single screenful of information on a website websiteWi-Fia system of accessing the internet from remote machines such as laptop computers that have wireless connections Yahoo(trademark) ▷ See internet
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Word List of Internet terms from the Collins English Word Lists