Introduction to the Internet. Chapter One. Evolution of the Internet. 1968; U.S. Dept. of Defense; 1980’s ARPANET – Advanced Research Projects Agency Network 1990’s went public. World Wide Web. HTML – Hypertext Markup Language Standard language of the Internet
Also called the Dotted Quad because they are divided into 4 sections.
DOMAIN CATEGORY Top-level domain
SERVER (HOST) NAME
Au - Australia
UkCountry Codes & Others
As a Web page designer, you have no control over the user’s connection. You usually cannot change the server’s speed or how much Internet traffic there is.
This leaves the size of your page as the only thing you can really control to affect speed.