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HTML5 and CSS3: Visual QuickStart Guide, Seventh Edition by Bruce Hyslop, Elizabeth Castro

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Specifying a Default Page or Homepage

Most Web servers have a system for recognizing a default page in each folder, based on the name of the file. In almost all cases, index.html is recognized as the default page Image, though servers typically will then look for file names like index.htm and default.htm if index.html doesn’t exist. If your visitors type a URL with a directory but don’t specify a file name, the default file is used Image.

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