Glossary

Accessible

Available to everyone.

Content Management System

A web based system that allows a website's content to be created or modified without technical knowledge.

Domain name

Makes up part of the address used to access your website. E.g. dontmakemethink.co.uk

Standards compliant

Uses web standards to ensure consistent behaviour across different web browsers.

URL

Uniform Resource Locator - the address used to refer to a resource on the Internet. Usually but not necessarily a web address  

Web browser

The software used to display web pages e.g. Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari