Glossary

Client-Side Programs

Programs run from a user's computer or web browser rather than a server, written in languages such as JavaScript and Java.

HTML

HyperText Markup Language, the "code" used to define the content and appearance of web pages.

Information Architecture

The system used to manage and present information. Helps web sites withstand long-term growth and change.

Server-Side Programs

Programs run from a server rather than a user's computer or web browser, written in languages such as Java, Perl and PHP.

SQL

Structured Query Language, the way to query a database when retrieving data.