Answers to Self Tests
Chapter 1: Getting Started
1. What is a web browser?
A web browser is a software program that runs on your computer and enables you to view web pages.
2. What does HTML stand for?
HTML stands for Hypertext Markup Language.
3. Identify the various parts of the following URL: http://www.mcgrawhill.com/books/webdesign/favorites.html ______________://______________/______________/______________/
The various parts of the URL are as follows: protocol://domain/folder/folder/file
4. What is WYSIWYG?
WYSIWYG is the acronym for what-you-see-is-what-you-get. It refers to the idea that, for example, instead of typing code to cause a certain bit of text to be bold, you simply click a button that makes it bold. ...