Silicon, Circuits, and the Digital Revolution

Anatomy of a URL?

URL stands for Uniform Resource Locator
and is transmitted to a remote computer to request that the contents of a file be delivered to the requesting computer.

Anatomy of a URL

http = hypertext transfer protocol

html = hypertext markup language


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Last updated Feb. 10, 2000.
© George Watson, Univ. of Delaware, 2000.