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"S" Terms

From A to Z, here are all the Web Search terms you need to know - including all of the internet terms that start with S.

Search Engine
Basically, a search engine is a software program that searches for sites based on the words that you designate as search terms. Search engines look through their own databases of information in order to find what it is that you are looking for.

Semantic Web
What is the Semantic Web? Find out more about the Semantic Web at the About Web Search glossary.

Splog
Find out what a splog it at the About Web Search glossary of Web terms.

Surf
We've all heard the term "surf the Web". Learn more about what it means to surf the Web at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

SEO
Learn more about what SEO means, at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

SERP
What does SERP stand for? Learn more about what SERP stands for at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Stop Words
What are stop words? Learn more about stop words at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

What is SSL?
Learn what SSL means at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

What is a site map?
A site map is a very useful feature for Web searchers. Learn more about what a site map is at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

What is Spam?
Spam is a problem most of us will have to face sooner or later on the Web. Learn more about spam and how to avoid it at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

What is spoofing?
Spoofing is something that Web searchers need to watch out for. Learn more about spoofing at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

What is streaming media?
Streaming media is something that many of us take for granted. Learn more about this sophisticated technology.

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