About the Web

   

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We have used spiders, creatures that feel home on the web, to lead us through these next four pages about the web.

Spider One
World Wide Web

The World Wide Web is one part of the Internet, a world-wide computer network.

Spider Two
Groups on the Web

The Web is made up of information published by many different groups.

Spider Three
URLs

Each Web page has an address called its U R L.
Spider Four
Domain Names

Found at the end of its address, the domain name tells you who sponsors a Web page.