Backend: usually consists of three parts: a server, an application, and a database. It is the part of website that developers interact with.
CMS: stands for Content Management System. It’s how a developer manages what they put on their website.
Computer Hardware: the physical parts or components of a computer, such as monitor, keyboard, computer data storage, graphic card, sound card, motherboard, and so on, all of which are tangible objects.
Computer Software: enables a user to perform a task, and system software such as an operating system, which enables other software to run properly, by interfacing with hardware and with other software.
Copyright: is the exclusive legal right, given to an originator or an assignee to print, publish, perform, film, or record literary, artistic, or musical material, and to authorize others to do the same.
Domain Name: Domain names are used in URLs to identify particular Web pages. For example, in the URL http://www.pcwebopedia.com/index.html, the domain name is pcwebopedia.com.
E-Commerce: commercial transactions conducted electronically on the Internet
Email: electronic mail
Frontend: the part of a website that users interact with
Host / Hosting Company: provides storage for your website
HTML: Hypertext Markup Language: a standardized system for tagging text files to achieve font, color, graphic, and hyperlink effects on World Wide Web pages.
Internet: the global system of interconnected computer networks that uses Internet protocol (IP) to link devices worldwide.
IP: Internet protocol
PHP: stands for Hypertext Preprocessor: a widely-used open source general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for web development and can be embedded into HTML.
Search Engine: a program that searches for and identifies items in a database that correspond to keywords or characters specified by the user, used especially for finding particular sites on the World Wide Web.
Server: a computer designed to process requests and deliver data to other (
TCP/IP: Transmission Control Protocol / Internet Protocol
URL: Uniform Resource Locator
UX: User Experience
Web Browser: (commonly referred to as a browser) is a software application for retrieving, presenting and traversing information resources on the World Wide Web.
Website: a location connected to the Internet that maintains one or more pages on the World Wide Web. You find a website by either searching in a web browser or by typing in the URL into the web browser’s address bar.
WordPress: an online, open source website creation tool written in PHP. But in non-geek speak, it’s probably the easiest and most powerful blogging and website content management system (or CMS) in existence today.