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Websites and parts of websites

blog

noun

a web log: a website containing short articles called posts that are changed regularly. Some blogs are written by one person about their own opinions, interests and experiences, while others are written by many different people. Most blogs allow comments from readers..

blogroll

noun

a list, usually at the side of a blog page, that shows links to other blogs

bulletin board

noun

a place on a computer system or on the Internet where you can leave messages and read messages from other people

click bait

noun

a link on a website that is designed to catch people’s attention and encourage them to read on

datasheet

noun

an Internet document that gives a description of something in detail, especially a product

favicon

noun

a small computer icon that is used as a sign for your favourite websites

home page

noun

the main page of a website, often where a person or an organization gives information about themselves or their business and where there are links to other parts of the website

index page

noun

the first page of a website that contains links to other parts of the website

mail form

noun

a page of a website designed to be used as a form for ordering a product or service over the Internet

paywall

noun

a page on a website that stops you from seeing other pages on that website unless you pay or have already paid

pingback

noun

an automatic electronic message to a person who has a blog, informing them that another website has made a link to their blog

reciprocal link

noun

a link that can be used to move between one website and another, created as part of an agreement between companies about sharing advertising

sandbox

noun

in software and web development, an environment where new products can be tested without affecting the live server or damaging data

site

noun

a website

tour

noun

a journey around a website, which shows the user all the different areas or sections

wall

noun

an area of a social networking website where you can write personal messages for a user

weblink

noun

a word or image in a computer document that you can click on in order to move to a related website

weblog

noun

a blog

web page

noun

a page or document that you can read on a website

web server

noun

a computer that stores all the web pages that make up a website

website

noun

a place on the Internet where information is available about a particular subject, organization etc

wiki

noun

a website which allows its readers to freely add and edit content and to create links between different pieces of content

wireframe

noun

an image that shows the basic design and layout of a website, used for planning

trackback

noun

a message sent to one blog from another to inform the writer of the first blog that it has been mentioned in the second

sandwich generation

a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

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dish

to gossip or share personal information with someone …

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