A site or website is a central location of web pages that are related and accessed by visiting the home page of the website using a browser. For example, the Computer Hope website address URL (Uniform Resource Locator) is https://ehticom.com. From our home page, you could get access to any of the web pages (like this one) contained on our website. The image shows how the Computer Hope website looked in 2021.
How many websites are on the Internet?
As of January 2018, depending on which survey or hosting company being referenced, there are between 1.3 and 1.8 billion websites. Many of these websites are unused or not visited by many people, but the websites still exist and included in the count.
What is the difference between a website and a web page?
A website refers to a central location with more than one web page or a series of web pages. For example, Computer Hope is considered a website, which contains thousands of different web pages, including the page you’re reading now.
Who creates websites on the Internet?
Any business, government, organization, or person can create a website on the Internet. Today, the Internet consists of billions of websites created by billions of different people. You can even create a website or blog on the Internet. See the below types of websites section for a list of the types of categories of websites.