playing games MMORPGs Most web graphics appear on browser without any

Playing games mmorpgs most web graphics appear on

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playing games (MMORPGs) Most web graphics appear on browser without any additional software oFor some podcasts, videos or audio fles you may need a special software called a plug-in – you may need to update them in order to minimize risk Your browser keeps track of visited web sites (cache) – delete your temporary internet cache periodically, and click refresh if you revisit a site in the same browsing session CONDUCTING BUSINESS OVER THE INTERNETE-commerce or electronic commerce: process of conducting business online, such as through advertising and selling productsoClick-and-brick business (stores with a physical building and online presence)oBusiness-to-consumer (B2C): transactions between businesses and consumersoBusiness-to-business: businesses buying and selling to other businessesoConsumer-to-consumer (C2C): consumers selling to each other through online auctionBusinesses must have some form of security certifcation to give their customers a level of comfort oMake sure http:// changes to https:// for secure socket layer, appearance of a small icon of a closed padlock oShop at well-known, reputable sitesoAvoid making online transactions when using public computersoPay by credit card, not debit card oCheck the return policy ACCESSING THE WEB: WEB BROWSERSWeb browser: software that allows you to locate, view and navigate the web – today we use graphical browsers (display pictures, text and other forms of multimedia)Common browsers: internet explorer, frefox, safari, google chromeDownloaded by Nida Mahmood ([email protected])lOMoARcPSD|4218638
oTabbed browsing, quick tabs for convenient navigation and web management tools, built-in search box, inprivate browsing GETTING AROUND THE WEB: URLs, HYPERLINKS, AND OTHER TOOLSYou gain access to a website by typing its unique address or uniform resource locator (URL), move around the site through thehyperlinks URL:oProtocol: frst part of the URL – generally followed by ://www and the domain name or host nameoIndividual pages within a website are further identifed after the domain name, following another /Protocol: most URLs begin with http (hypertext transfer protocol) – allows fles to be transferred from a web server on your computeroAnother common protocol is fle transfer protocol (FTP)- used to upload and download fles from your computer to aweb serveroFIT fles use an FTP fle server, HTTP fles use a web server Domain name: identifes the site’s hostoTop-level domain: the sufx (.com or .edu), which indicates the kind of organization to which the host belongs. Each country has his own. After a /additional text, indicates a particular fle or path (or subdirectory) Hyperlinks: specially coded element that allows you to jump to another web page or web site, images can also be hyperlinks oBreadcrumb trail: a list of pages within a web site you’ve visited Favorites or bookmarks feature: marker of the site’s URL for easyretrieval oLive bookmark feature of Firefox adds technology of RSS feeds to book marking – delivers updates to you as soon as

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