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Front-end vs Back-end

In your journey to becoming the best web professional you possibly can, there are terms you will have to fully understand and differentiate. Front-end and back-end are two terms at the top of the list of those terms.

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HyperText Transfer Protocol

HyperText transfer Protocol

What is HTTP?

HTTP, the Hypertext Transfer Protocol, is the application-level protocol that is used to transfer data on the Web. HTTP comprises the rules by which Web browsers and servers exchange information.

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Universal Resource Identifier

URI

URI Stands for “Uniform Resource Identifier.” A URI identifies the name and location of a file or resource in a uniform format. It includes a string of characters for the filename and may also contain the path to the directory of the file. URIs provide a standard way for resources to be accessed by other computers across a network or over the World Wide Web. They are used by software programs such as Web browsers and P2P file-sharing programs to locate and download files.

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Web Proxies, Gateways and Routers

proxy server

I strongly believe that before one delves into the world of web design and development, one must first get to grips with the basics of the web architecture and have a general idea of where every piece of the web puzzle fits. So today I have decided to discuss Web proxies, gateways and routers.

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Understanding Character Encoding

character encoding

File format

A format for encoding information in a file. Each different type of file has a different file format. The file format specifies first whether the file is a binary or ASCII file, and second, how the information is organized.

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