What is web?

  • (noun): An intricate trap that entangles or ensnares its victim.
    Synonyms: entanglement
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on web, webs:

Jeffrey Zeldman - Web Design Conference
... educational two-day learning session for passionate practitioners of standards-based web design" followed by an optional day-long workshop on such topics as mobile web design, advanced accessible web design, HTML5 ... content, must have made major contributions to web design or development in order to qualify to speak at the event ...
Jeffrey Zeldman - Print Publications
... Zeldman's book Designing with Web Standards brought standards awareness to a new international audience ... The latest edition, Designing with Web Standards 3rd Edition, co-written with Ethan Marcotte, describes semantic markup, the separation of presentation from structure and behavior ... expanded his publishing empire beyond web magazines with the creation of A Book Apart, publisher of "brief books for people who make websites." These books are designed to be a quick read (as ...
Web - Miscellaneous
... Offset printing web, a roll of paper is used, rather than individual pages Steel I-beams or trusses are made with a web, centered between the top and bottom flange Web Entertainment, a ... Web (manufacturing) continuous sheets of material passed over rollers bNets, Webs and the Information Infrastructure ...
Jeffrey Zeldman - Books Authored
... Taking Your Talent to the Web Making the Transition from Graphic Design to Web Design (ISBN 0-7357-1073-2) Designing with Web Standards (ISBN 0-7357-1201-8 ...
Jeffrey Zeldman
... Jeffrey Zeldman is an entrepreneur, web designer, author, podcaster and speaker on web design ... He is the founder of the web design studio Happy Cog ... He also co-hosts The Big Web Show, a podcast on the web and online publishing ...

More definitions of "web":

  • (noun): An intricate network suggesting something that was formed by weaving or interweaving.
    Example: "The trees cast a delicate web of shadows over the lawn"
  • (noun): An interconnected system of things or people.
    Example: "Tangled in a web of cloth"
    Synonyms: network
  • (noun): A fabric (especially a fabric in the process of being woven).
  • (noun): The flattened weblike part of a feather consisting of a series of barbs on either side of the shaft.
    Synonyms: vane
  • (noun): Membrane connecting the toes of some aquatic birds and mammals.
  • (verb): Construct or form a web, as if by weaving.
    Synonyms: net
  • (noun): Computer network consisting of a collection of internet sites that offer text and graphics and sound and animation resources through the hypertext transfer protocol.
    Synonyms: World Wide Web, WWW

Famous quotes containing the word web:

    The spider spinning his web for the unwary fly. The blood is the life, Mr. Renfield.
    Garrett Fort (1900–1945)

    With as little a web as this will I ensnare as great a fly as Cassio.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    The soul knows only the soul; the web of events is the flowing robe in which she is clothed.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)