Web page has its own address called a Uniform Resource Locator
(U R L). Much like the address on an envelope with a name, street
address, city, state, and zip code, each part of a U R L provides
information about the Web page.
is a sample U R L and descriptions of its components.
http :// www.wvu.edu / ~thesis/ index .htm
type of Internet connection, hypertext transfer protocol
|www - host
|wvu - West Virginia University is the second-level domain name
|edu - top-level
- page name
type of file, hypertext mark-up language