Hypertext Transfer Protocol

The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is an application protocol for distributed, collaborative, hypermedia information systems. HTTP is the foundation of data communication for the World Wide Web.Hypertext is structured text that uses logical links (hyperlinks) between nodes containing text. HTTP is the protocol to exchange or transfer hypertext.The standards development of HTTP was coordinated by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) and the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), culminating in the publication of a series of Requests for Comments (RFCs), most notably RFC 2616 (June 1999), which defines HTTP/1.1, the version of HTTP in common use.
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  • A 2-Minute Recap of 2014’s Most Important SEO Updates

    … essentially translates to securing communication and the exchange of information over a computer network. Unlike a regular Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP), an HTTPS layers both HTTP on top of the SSL protocol for added security benefits. Before you panic, don't. While HTTPS is highly important for transactional sites that call for personal data…

    Carly Stec/ The IMPACT Blogin SEO- 15 readers -
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