is a huge network of
computers around the world
that allows users to share
information and other
Individuals of all ages use the Internet to search for
information on almost any topic.
☻ Doctors – to know about new drugs and keep themselves
updated on the current treatments and trends in medical practice.
☻ Students – to find information.
☻ Teachers – to find data for their research, host online classes,
make instructional materials available outside class time, post
grades and publish electronic announcements.
☻ Consumers shop online, pay bills and transact with their banks.
People are continually coming up with new uses for the
Internet, making it increasingly valuable to individuals and
THE WORLD WIDE WEB
or the web is a collection of
electronic documents that are
linked together like a spider web.
• Is an electronic document written in a
computer language called Hypertext
Markup Language (HTML).
• Is a collection of related web pages
managed by an individual or an
these documents are stored on
computers called servers located
around the world.
a WEB BROWSER
is a software that allows users to access and view web
The most widely used web browsers are Internet
Explorer and Mozilla Firefox.
WHAT IS HOME PAGE?
It is the starting web page of a browser
It provides connections to other
documents, web pages or
It provides information about the
website’s purpose and content.
BROWSING OR SURFING
Is the term used in exploring the web by
clicking on links from one page to another.
• is the process of
copying, sending or
transferring files from your
computer to a server.
• is the process of transferring
information, such as from a
server on the internet to your
are text links that are usually underlined and in a different
color to set them off from the rest of the text.