What is Uniform Resource Locator (URL)?


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What is URL?

What is URL – Uniform Resource Locator? URL  is entired address on the internet like https://saturnvpn.com

What you see in the address bar at the top of your web browser right now. A URL is one type of Uniform Resource Identifier (URI). And stands for Uniform Resource Locator.  usually we should enter the UrL to get to a Web of its home page file in your Web browser’s address line. but, any file within that Website can also be specified with a URL.

What is URL

Structure of a URL

A URL can be broken down into different sections each piece serving a specific purpose when accessing a remote file. The first part of a URL recognise what protocol to use. The second part recognise the IP address or domain name.

FTP: File Transfer Protocol. As the name suggests, FTP is used to transfer files between computers on a network.

Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) ,  HTTP is the protocol that web browsers and web servers communicate with each other in the Internet.

com is  top-level domain (TDL), some others of which containe net, .org, .co.uk, etc.

What is the scheme of a URL?

At the simplest level, a custom URL scheme allows users to open your app from other apps.