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instant message

instant message

/ˈɪnstənt mˈɛsɪdʒ/
noun
an online message that appears to the recipient as soon as it is delivered

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to instant-message

to instant-message

/ˈɪnstəntmˈɛsɪdʒ/
verb
to send someone a message over the internet that is delivered instantly

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instant messaging

instant messaging

/ˈɪnstənt mˈɛsɪdʒɪŋ/
noun
a system of sending messages online which enables the users to communicate very quickly

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the Internet

the Internet

/ˈɪntɚnˌɛt/
noun
‌a global computer network that allows users around the world to communicate with each other and exchange information

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internet service provider

internet service provider

/ˈɪntɚnˌɛt sˈɜːvɪs pɹəvˈaɪdɚ/
noun
a company that provides its customers with internet access and related services

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IP address

IP address

/ˌaɪpˈiː ɐdɹˈɛs/
noun
(computing) a set of numbers separated by dots that a computer with an active internet connection is identified with

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landing page

landing page

/lˈændɪŋ pˈeɪdʒ/
noun
(computing) the first webpage that appears in response to a click on a link

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link

link

/ˈɫɪŋk/
noun
(computing) hyperlink; a word or picture in a website or an electronic document that will take the user to another page or document if they click on it

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live

live

/ˈɫaɪv/, /ˈɫɪv/
adjective
‌(of a hyperlink) working properly and leading to another document on the internet

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to lurk

to lurk

/ˈɫɝk/
verb
to read the posts on a social media platform or discussion forum without actively participating

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to message

to message

/ˈmɛsədʒ/, /ˈmɛsɪdʒ/
verb
to send someone a brief text, image, etc. in an electronic form

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message board

message board

/mˈɛsɪdʒ bˈoːɹd/
noun
a webpage or website where users can post comments and reply to other comments on a special topic

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mirror site

mirror site

/mˈɪɹɚ sˈaɪt/
noun
a website that is a copy of a busy one and hosts the same content with a different web address

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to navigate

to navigate

/ˈnævəˌɡeɪt/
verb
(computing) to move from one website to another or find one's way around on a website

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netiquette

netiquette

/ˈnɛtəˌkət/
noun
the proper or ethical way of communicating over the internet

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netizen

netizen

/nˈɛɾɪzən/
noun
a person who is actively engaged in online communities and uses the internet a lot

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net surfer

net surfer

/nˈɛt sˈɜːfɚ/
noun
a person who spends a lot of time on the Internet

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newsgroup

newsgroup

/ˈnuzˌɡɹup/
noun
‌an online forum where people can post messages and discuss a particular topic of interest

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newswire

newswire

/ˈnuzˌwaɪɹ/
noun
a type of service that gives subscribers the latest news through the internet or satellite

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offline

offline

/ˈɔˌfɫaɪn/
adjective
not connected to the Internet; able to work without the Internet

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online

online

/ˈɔnˌɫaɪn/
adjective
connected to other computer networks through the Internet; available through the Internet

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page

page

/ˈpeɪdʒ/
noun
all the data that can be seen on a screen at one time, such as a part of a website

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to ping

to ping

/ˈpɪŋ/
verb
to send a signal to a computer and wait for a reply as a way to test the connection

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podcast

podcast

/ˈpɔdˌkæst/
noun
a verbal broadcast

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podcaster

podcaster

/ˈpɔdˌkæstɝ/
noun
someone who posts a series of digital media files available for download over the Internet on a regular basis

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podcasting

podcasting

/ˈpɔdˌkæstɪŋ/
noun
the activity of posting a series of digital media files available for download over the internet on regular basis

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portal

portal

/ˈpɔɹtəɫ/
noun
(computing) a website that serves as a point of entry to other websites, with a collection of links categorized based on topic through which the user can search

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to publish

to publish

/ˈpəbɫɪʃ/
verb
to share content online and make it available to others

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push technology

push technology

/pˈʊʃ tɛknˈɑːlədʒi/
noun
(computing) a service that allows internet users to receive a particular type of information continually without requesting it each time

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search engine

search engine

/sˈɜːtʃ ˈɛndʒɪn/
noun
a computer program that searches the internet and finds information based on a word or group of words given to it

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service provider

service provider

/sˈɜːvɪs pɹəvˈaɪdɚ/
noun
a company that provides its customers with internet access and related services

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site

site

/ˈsaɪt/
noun
a website; a set of related pages on the internet located under a single domain name

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silver surfer

silver surfer

/sˈɪlvɚ sˈɜːfɚ/
noun
a senior citizen that spends a lot of time using the internet

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sock puppet

sock puppet

/sˈɑːk pˈʌpɪt/
noun
a false online identity created by a group or an individual in order to deceive others

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sock puppetry

sock puppetry

/sˈɑːk pˈʌpɪtɹi/
noun
the act of creating and using a false online identity by a group or an individual for dishonest purposes

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storefront

storefront

/ˈstɔɹˌfɹɑnt/
noun
a website that is similar to a store in providing product information for the users to buy goods

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to surf

to surf

/ˈsɝf/
verb
to visit different websites

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surfer

surfer

/ˈsɝfɝ/
noun
a person who spends a lot of time online navigating through different websites

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surfing

surfing

/ˈsɝfɪŋ/
noun
the activity of spending a lot of time online navigating through different websites

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troll

troll

/ˈtɹoʊɫ/
noun
(computing) someone who posts hostile, irrelevant, or offensive comments on a website or social media to annoy others

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user group

user group

/jˈuːzɚ ɡɹˈuːp/
noun
an online community that is focused on using a particular computer technology and sharing information about it

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visit

visit

/ˈvɪzɪt/
noun
(computing) an occasion when a user goes to a particular webpage

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to visit

to visit

/ˈvɪzɪt/
verb
to check a website

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web chat

web chat

/wˈɛb tʃˈæt/
noun
to communicate with someone through online platforms in real time

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webcast

webcast

/wˈɛbkæst/
noun
a live video broadcast of an event sent over the internet

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web page

web page

/wˈɛb pˈeɪdʒ/
noun
all the information in one part of a website

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website

website

/ˈwɛbˌsaɪt/
noun
a group of related data on the Internet with the same domain name published by a specific individual, organization, etc.

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