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Tungsten Alpha

What is Wolfram Alpha? Wolfram Alpha is a semantic search engine invented by the British computer scientist Stephen Wolfram and continuously developed since 2005. In contrast to the web search at Google, where the user is shown concrete results, with Wolfram Alpha the user is rather presented with a...

WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines)

What are the WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines)? The WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) are guidelines that are intended to serve the accessibility of content on the Internet. They are to be enforced internationally. The problem is that people with disabilities are often excluded from extensive internet use, but...

WDF*IDF

What does WDF*IDF mean ? WDF*IDF is a tool used in the field of search engine optimisation (SEO) to determine the relevance of one’s own web content in comparison to the content of other websites. WDF stands as an abbreviation for “Within Document Frequency” and determines the frequency of...

Web Based Training

What does Web Based Training mean ? Web Based Training (WBT), in German “Webbasiertes Lernen” (WbL), is a term for E-Learning(electronically supported learning). WBT counts as a further development of CBT (Computer Based Training). To CBT via CDs, videos and DVD the component “Web” was added. Instead of just...

Web-Stack

The term Web-Stack (Web stack) refers to a collection of software applications and tools used in the development of Web-based software solutions. A functional web stack has at least an operating system, a programming or scripting language, a database system and a web server. Basically, such a stack provides...

Webalizer

What is Webalizer? The Webalizer is a program for analyzing the log files of web servers. It is free software offered under GPL (Gnu General Public License). Its purpose is to evaluate the calls of web presences in order to be able to estimate the user behaviour. What does...

WebDAV

What does WebDAV mean ? WebDAV is a protocol for transferring files over a network. The name is an abbreviation for Web-based Distributed Authoring and Versioning. It is used to connect a computer or smartphone to a Cloudstorage or other shares on the network. How does the transfer work?...

Webnapping

What is Webnapping? Webnapping (W-Napping) is a German-language term used by webmasters to describe the use of third-party content on their own website. This content is and can be composed of lines of code as well as iframes. Webmasters who offer Webnapping promise themselves more traffic for their own...

WebP

What is WebP? WebP is an image format which uses a lossy as well as a lossless compression and is developed by Google . As a derivative of the VP8 video format, it is a sister project of the WebM multimedia container format. This software is released under a...

Webpack

What does Webpack mean ? Webpack is a so called “codebundler”, which is primarily used to merge different Javascript files for use in the browser. Code splitting and JavaScript The NodeJS runtime environment, within which JavaScript can be deployed server-side, has supported splitting JavaScript code into modules using CommonJS...

WebRank

What is WebRank? The WebRank is a method patented in 2004 by Yahoo to measure the relevance as well as the quality of an internet presence. Each website receives a rating from 1 to 10. The higher the number, the more valuable the website. The procedure resembles thus strongly...

Webrooming

At Webrooming is a specific buying behavior in which the consumer researches information about certain products or services on the World Wide Web in order to buy them in the stationary store. In this way, for example, the customer obtains information on current market prices in onlineShops or comparison...

Webspace

At Webspace (W-Space) is the storage space provided by an Internet Service Provider (ISP) on a server operated by the ISP. The online storage space can be used for storing the files of a website or a web application. In the context of Cloud computing, W-Space is used in...

Webtracking (Webanalytics)

Webtracking (Webanalytics) is the measurement, collection, analysis and reporting of data from the Web in order to understand and thereby optimize Web usage. It is Webtracking (Webanalytics) not only a process for measuring web traffic, but also a tool for business and market research, and for evaluating and improving...

Widest user group (WNK)

What does WNK mean? The key figure widest user group (WNK) shows how many users have visited a website within the last three months. This data also plays an important role in television, radio and print media, in these areas this information is called the widest circle of viewers,...

Windows Phone

What is a Windows Phone? Windows Phone is an operating system for smartphones and tablets developed by Microsoft. It was the preferred mobile operating system for Nokia smartphones and was also used on smartphones from other manufacturers, such as Samsung, Huawei and HTC. Powerful smartphones Windows Phone is a...

WinSCP

What does WinSCP mean ? WinSCP is an open source SFTP-Client software for Windows, programmed in C++. It allows secure access to remote servers via the encrypted SSH (Secure Shell) program. How does the encrypted data exchange work? The software supports the following transmission protocols: SFTP FTP SCP WebDAV...

Wireless Fidelity (Wifi)

What does Wireless Fidelity (Wifi) mean? Wireless Fidelity (WiFi) is a wireless networking standard developed by the Wireless Ethernet Compatibility Alliance. Basically, Wireless Fidelity (WiFi) can be equated with the WLAN standard as long as they operate according to the intended 802.11 specifications in the two frequency ranges 2.4...

Wireless Markup Language (WML)

What does Wireless Markup Language (WML) mean? The term Wireless Markup Language refers to a markup language that was primarily developed for use in mobile websites. General information about WML Wireless Markup Language was first presented to the general public in 1998 in version 1.1. In contrast to HTML,...

WML

What does Wireless Markup Language (WML?) mean? The term Wireless Markup Language refers to a markup language developed primarily for use in mobile websites. WML represents a subset of HTML (Hypertext Markup Language), but also includes elements that do not appear in the standard HTML specification. General Information Wireless...

Word of Mouth Marketing

What does World of Mouth Marketing mean? Word of Mouth Marketing refers to measures that are used in the field of online marketing for the viral spread of advertising messages. By loading the video, you agree to YouTube’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always unblock YouTube Definition Word of...

WordPress

What is WordPress? WordPress is a so-called Content Management System (CMS), with which a website can be created and managed directly in the web browser. The Content Management System is characterized by a high usability and customizability. The installation of the system is largely automated, so that the user...