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World Wide Web (www)

a multimedia presentational tool that uses computers and other media to communicate, often through the INTERNET. The World Wide Web permits two-way interactive communications with large numbers of people simultaneously. The World Wide Web is an important tool of E-COMMERCE insofar as Internet marketing can be undertaken by developing colourful and attractive web pages to gain visitors' attention. As the number of people ‘surfing’ the web grows the potential to market goods through web browsers has become a significant element of firms' promotional mix.

World Wide Web (www)

or web a multimedia presentational tool that uses computers and other media to communicate, often through the INTERNET. The World Wide Web permits two-way interactive communications with large numbers of people simultaneously. The World Wide Web is an important tool of E-COMMERCE insofar as Internet marketing can be undertaken by developing colourful and attractive web pages to gain visitors attention. As the number of people ‘surfing’ the web grows, the potential to market goods through web browsers has become a significant element of firms promotional mix.
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US sperm banks are advertising their services via the worldwide web - and childless women are scanning their home computers for suitable donors.
ANOTHER survey found 88 per cent of British children are certain that www stands for worldwide web, but only 65 per cent knew for sure that John Major is not the current Prime Minister - while just 44 per cent knew USA stands for United States of America.
The auction is being held over the worldwide web between September 19 and October 10.
A maths lecturer E-mailed his colleagues and students to tell them he was a transsexual - but his news ended up on the worldwide web.
The freedom of speech that the Worldwide Web offers must be maintained, but the protection of civil liberties is little comfort to the celebrities being exploited.
The service will be launched in July and use the latest telecom technology to offer high speed links to the worldwide web.
Fifty five per cent used www (worldwide web) with 87 per cent knowing its meaning.
COVENTRY'S oldest cricket club is hoping to net new young players with the help of the worldwide web.Coventry and North Warwickshire, which celebrates its 150th anniversary next year, has launched itself into cyberspace with its own website.
RURAL parishes must embrace the worldwide web in order to survive, according to the Irish Bardic Federation.
The advance onto the worldwide web is the brainchild of all-rounder Robert Lovegrove, 20, who has designed and planned the site from start to finish.
Eprams offers branded nursery products, such as prams, buggies, travel systems, cots, travel-cots, high-chairs, car-seats, changing units and baby swings for sale over the worldwide web. The firm, whose internet address is www.eprams.com, is a subsidiary of Northern Ireland's largest nursery retailer, Houston Fashions.
FAMILIES living on a Coventry estate will have the chance to surf the worldwide web without paying a penny as part of a new scheme to promote the Internet.