ucertify lesson 1

Term Definition
Cascading Style Sheets rules in an external text file that determine how to display HTML elements in your Web pages.
HTML the markup language that defines page structure, hyperlinks, graphics and more to enable pages to render in Web browsers and other devices.
Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (MIME) A protocol that enables operating systems to map file name extensions to corresponding applications. Also used by applications to automatically process files downloaded from the Internet.
Graphical user interface (GUI) A program that provides visual navigation with menus and screen icons, and performs automated functions when users click command buttons.
HTML5 (Hypertext Markup Language version 5) A language that requires few plug-ins and standardizes how video and audio are presented on a Web page
SGML (Standard Generalized Markup Language) A metalanguage that it is used to create other languages
HTML (Hypertext Markup Language) A language that describes a document's visual layout
XML (Extensible Markup Language) A language that describes the function and context of the information contained in a document
XHTML (Extensible Hypertext Markup Language) A language that organizes data in a document and formats the page's appearance in a Web browser
client an individual connected to a network.
Americans with Disabilities Act enacted in 1990 to protect the civil rights of disabled people. This law has many sections, and includes mandates for equal employment opportunities and public accommodations for disabled people
W3C Page Validator Powerful HTML and XHTML validator
wireframing The process of developing an outline for a Web presence.
user agent Any application, such as a Web browser, mobile phone, smartphone or help engine, that renders HTML for display to users.
trouble ticket A record of a problem related to a service provided by an ISP or cloud service provider. Used to record receipt of a complaint and track resolution of the problem.
troll A Web user who publishes negative comments or submits feedback simply to annoy or anger.
Software as a Service Software that is hosted centrally on the Internet and accessed by users with a Web browser.
Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions A protocol that enables operating systems to map file name extensions to corresponding applications. Also used by applications to automatically process files downloaded from the Internet.
Document Type Definition A set of rules contained in a simple text file that defines the structure, syntax and vocabulary as it relates to tags and attributes for a corresponding document.
cloud computing Software, infrastructure and platform services that are hosted by a remote data center and provided to organizations or individuals over the Internet.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *