Website Design Glossary of Terms

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ASP
Active Server Pages - this is a coding language used to develop custom applications for the web.
Browser
The window/application you use to navigate the internet.
CSS
Cascading Style Sheets. A programming language used to define the way an HTML document will look.
FireFox
A browser that was developed to compete with IE and others, created and distributed by Mozilla.
FTP
File Transfer Protocal. This is when you take a file transfer it to a server and allow someone else to transfer that file to their computer.
HTML
Hypertext Markup Language - this is the standard format used to display information on the web.
IE
An abbreviation for the term Internet Explorer.
PHP
Hypertext Preprocessor - another programming language used by developers to create dynamic content.
SQL
Structured Query Language. A syntax for defining and manipulating data from a relational database.

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