Uniform Resource Locators

A uniform resource locator, abbreviated as URL (also known as web address, particularly when used with HTTP), is a specific character string that constitutes a reference to a resource. In most web browsers, the URL of a web page is displayed on top inside an address bar. An example of a typical URL would be "http://en.example.org/wiki/Main_Page". A URL is technically a type of uniform resource identifier (URI), but in many technical documents and verbal discussions, URL is often used as a synonym for URI, and this is not considered a problem.
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  • Is Google Going to Marry their Knowledge Base with their Search Engine?

    … such as [mexico], there were quicklinks linking to topics or categories from Wikipedia pages. For example, the [mexico] query had the following in those links: History of Mexico, ‎Mexico City, ‎Enrique Peña Nieto, ‎Languages of Mexico. For a query such as [oil spill gulf of mexico], the quicklinks shown include: Deepwater Horizon explosion, ‎Ixtoc I oil spill…

    Bill Slawski/ SEO by the Seain Google- 11 readers -
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