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The Internet and World Wide Web by Mind Map: The Internet and World
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The Internet and World Wide Web

Evolution of The Internet

The Internet originated as ARPANET in September 1969 and had two main goals

Each organization is responsible only for maintaining its own network

Internet2 connects more than 200 universities and 115 companies via a high-speed private network

Many home and small business users connect to the Internet via high-speed broadband Internet service

An access provider is a business that provides individuals and organizations access to the Internet free or for a fee

Online service provider (OSP)

Wireless Internet service provider (WISP)

IP address

Domain name

DNS server

The World Wide Web

The World Wide Web, or Web, consists of a worldwide collection of electronic documents (Web pages)

A Web site is a collection of related Web pages and associated items

A Web server is a computer that delivers requested Web pages to your computer

Web 2.0 refers to Web sites that provide a means for users to interact

A Web page has a unique address called a URL or Web address

Tabbed browsing allows you to open and view multiple Web pages in a single Web browser window

There are thirteen types of Web sites

A graphic is a digital representation of nontext information

Animation is the appearance of motion created by displaying a series of still images in sequence

Web publishing is the development and maintenance of Web pages

A plug-in is a program that extends the capability of a Web browser

Virtual reality (VR) is the use of computers to simulate a real or imagined environment that appears as a three-dimensional space

Video consists of full-motion images that are played back at various speeds

Audio includes music, speech, or any other sound

Streaming is the process of transferring data in a continuous and even flow

E-Commerce

History and structure of the Internet

World Wide Web

Browsing, navigating, searching, Web publishing, and e-commerce

Other Internet services: e-mail, instant messaging, chat rooms, VoIP, newsgroups and message boards, and FTP

Rules of netiquette

Other Internet Services

E-mail

e-mail program

A mailing list

Instant messaging (IM)

Chat

Chat Room

VoIP

Newsgroup

Message board

FTP (File Transfer Protocol)

Netiquette

Netiquette is the code of acceptable Internet behavior

Summary

History and Structure of The Internet

World Wide Web

Browsing, navigating, searching, Web publishing, and e-commerce

Other Internet services: e-mail, instant messaging, chat rooms, VoIP, newsgroups and message boards, and FTP

Rules of netiquette

New node

The Internet is a worldwide collection of networks that links millions of businesses, government agencies, educational institutions, and individuals