The term World Wide Web abbreviated as WWW or W3 or simply the Web, is a system of interlinked hypertext documents accessed via the Internet using a web browser. The World Wide Web is made of all the websites available publicly that are connect through internet and can be accessed by client devices such as a computer, tabs, mobile phones, etc.
The World Wide Web is based on the following technologies:
- Hypertext Markup Language or commonly known as HTML
- Hypertext Transfer Protocol or HTTP
- Web servers and Web browsers
Researcher Tim Berners-Lee, a British computer scientist and former CERN employee along with a Belgian computer scientist Robert Cailliau led the development of World Wide Web in the late 1980s and early 1990s.