Internet – A Tool to Get Connected to the World Wide Web
Internet simply refers to the worldwide, unlimited high-speed electronic data network connecting all personal computers in the world to each other. This network is made of various Internet Service Providers (ISP’s), which enables us to surf the Internet without facing any problem or speed restriction. This network has a very wide area with a huge number of users all over the world. If we talk about its technical aspects then Internet actually refers to a collection of system applications which work together to allow users to access the Internet and make it available to them.
There are different types of Internet including the email, file sharing, online chatting, news reading, news forwarding, and social media networking. File sharing enables people to share the documents, programs and other files online. Online chatting also enables people to communicate with each other online. News reading facilitates the readers to get the latest information about the current affairs. News forwarding enables the readers to receive the news as and when they want by logging on to the news portal. Social media networks allow the user to create their own profile that others can view and this can include social media marketing, video blogging, music sharing and photo album access.
The social media refers to online social networking websites which enable the user to connect with friends, classmates, or relatives from any corner of the world. On the other hand the social networking sites help the user to find friends from any corner of the world who may be located in any part of the world. This network has made life and travel much easier for every user. People from every part of the world are connected to each other through the online shopping, buying, selling, and other activities related to shopping, purchasing and other online activities.