Website

The usap.gov website
The nasa.gov home page in 2015
Server-side programming language usage in 2016.

Collection of web pages and related content that is identified by a common domain name and published on at least one web server.

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Active Server Pages

Microsoft's first server-side scripting language and engine for dynamic web pages.

Microsoft's first server-side scripting language and engine for dynamic web pages.

The Active Scripting engine's support of the Component Object Model (COM) enables ASP websites to access functionality in compiled libraries such as DLLs.

HTTP cookies share their name with a popular baked treat.

HTTP cookie

HTTP cookies share their name with a popular baked treat.
A possible interaction between a web browser and a web server holding a web page in which the server sends a cookie to the browser and the browser sends it back when requesting another page.
In this fictional example, an advertising company has placed banners in two websites. By hosting the banner images on its servers and using third-party cookies, the advertising company is able to track the browsing of users across these two sites.
A cookie can be stolen by another computer that is allowed reading from the network
Cross-site scripting: a cookie that should be only exchanged between a server and a client is sent to another party.

HTTP cookies (also called web cookies, Internet cookies, browser cookies, or simply cookies) are small blocks of data created by a web server while a user is browsing a website and placed on the user's computer or other device by the user's web browser.

JavaScript

Programming language that is one of the core technologies of the World Wide Web, alongside HTML and CSS.

Programming language that is one of the core technologies of the World Wide Web, alongside HTML and CSS.

As of 2022, 98% of websites use JavaScript on the client side for web page behavior, often incorporating third-party libraries.

Adobe ColdFusion

Commercial rapid web-application development computing platform created by J. J. Allaire in 1995.

Commercial rapid web-application development computing platform created by J. J. Allaire in 1995.

ColdFusion is most often used for data-driven websites or intranets, but can also be used to generate remote services such as REST services, WebSockets, SOAP web services or Flash remoting.

A family tree of fictional characters, from a Catan fansite

Fansite

A family tree of fictional characters, from a Catan fansite

A fansite, fan site, fan blog or fan page is a website created and maintained by a fan or devotee about a celebrity, thing, or particular cultural phenomenon.

The usap.gov website

Website monitoring

The usap.gov website

Website monitoring is the process of testing and verifying that end-users can interact with a website or web application as expected.

Example of targeting in an online ad system

Contextual advertising

Example of targeting in an online ad system

Contextual advertising is a form of targeted advertising for advertisements appearing on websites or other media, such as content displayed in mobile browsers.

Bricks and mortar retail shops on Marylebone High Street, London

Brick and mortar

Organization or business in a building or other structure.

Organization or business in a building or other structure.

Bricks and mortar retail shops on Marylebone High Street, London
The Galanterie-, Kurz- und Spielwaren-Laden store in Uetersen, Germany in 1901
A fruit stand at a village market in Afghanistan.
Bricks and mortar retail shops along the Fredrikinkatu street in the center of Helsinki, Finland

An online-only business needs to have an attractive, well-designed website, a reliable e-commerce system for payment, a good delivery or shipping service and effective online marketing tactics to drive web traffic to the site.

Sample form. The form is enclosed in an HTML table for visual layout.

Form (HTML)

Sent to a server for processing.

Sent to a server for processing.

Sample form. The form is enclosed in an HTML table for visual layout.
Registration form of PHP-based e-commerce web-shop software ZenCart

Forms are usually combined with programs written in various programming language to allow developers to create dynamic web sites.

Store closing flags outside a Toys R Us in Deptford, New Jersey. Despite investments, the chain struggled to win market share in the age of digital commerce.

E-commerce

Activity of electronically buying or selling of products on online services or over the Internet.

Activity of electronically buying or selling of products on online services or over the Internet.

Store closing flags outside a Toys R Us in Deptford, New Jersey. Despite investments, the chain struggled to win market share in the age of digital commerce.
An example of an older generation of avatar-style automated online assistant on a merchandising website.

Online shopping for retail sales direct to consumers via web sites and mobile apps, and conversational commerce via live chat, chatbots, and voice assistants;