Lesson 1 Abbreviations of Internet Use<title> <H1 id="site_title"> <!--begin site_title--><p>HTML 4 YOU<br> "Learning and exploring the mysteries of HTML", together.<p> <!--end site_title--> </H1><h2>Lesson 1 Abbreviations of Internet Use</h2> <p><br>Note:<br> Ads are FreeServers and not ours. </head> <p> <body> <!-- '"AWS"' --> <!-- Auto Banner Insertion Begin --> <div id=aws_1227 align=center> <table cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="margin:0 auto;"> <tr> <td width="130" class="mwst" style="vertical-align:top; padding:5px 15px 5px 0;"> <a href="http://freeservers.com/?refcd=MWS_20040713_Banner_bar"> <img src="/cgi-bin/image/images/bannertype/100X22.gif" width="100" height="22" border="0" /> </a> </td> <td width="130" class="mwst" style="padding:10px 0 10px 10px;"> <div align="right"> <a style="padding:5px 15px; color:#FFF; font-size:14px; display:block-inline; background-color:#166DC2; border: 1px solid #166DC2; border-radius:4px;" href="/cgi-bin/login" target="_blank">Sign In</a> <a style="font-size:14px; color:#41c5e4;" href="/cgi-bin/path/signup?refcd=MWS_20040713_Banner_bar">Sign-Up</a> </div> </td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan=2 class="mwst" align="center" style="width:730px;"> <div id="538771292_frame1" style="width:1px;height:1px;margin:0;padding:0"> <noscript> <iframe id="112cbf23dd" name="112cbf23dd" src="//uol-d.openx.net/w/1.0/afr?auid=538771292&cb=1502933675" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" width="1" height="1"> <a href="//uol-d.openx.net/w/1.0/rc?cs=112cbf23dd&cb=1502933675" > <img src="//uol-d.openx.net/w/1.0/ai?auid=538771292&cs=112cbf23dd&cb=1502933675" border="0" alt=""> </a> </iframe> </noscript> </div> <script type="text/javascript"> var OX_ads = OX_ads || []; OX_ads.push({ slot_id: "538771292_frame1", auid: "538771292" }); </script> <script type="text/javascript" src="//uol-d.openx.net/w/1.0/jstag"></script> </td> </tr> </table> <DIV id="setMyHomeOverlay" align="left" style="position:absolute; top:25%; left:25%; width:358px; border:1px solid #AEAEAE; background-color:white; z-index:200000; display: none;"> <div style="height:59px; padding-left:22px; background:white url('/cgi-bin/image/images/sethome_top_border.gif') repeat-x;"> <div style="float:left; width:182px; height:35px; margin-top:12px; font:bold 38px arial,sans-serif; color:#454545"> Welcome! </div> <div style="float:right; padding:6px 5px 0px 5px;"><a href="#" onclick="javascript:do_set_homepage('close'); return false;"> <div style="background:url('/cgi-bin/image/images/sethome_x.gif'); width:21px; height:21px; cursor:pointer;"></div></a></div> <div style="float:right; font:bold 12px arial; margin-top:10px;"><a style="text-decoration:none; color:#004182;" href="#" onclick="javascript:do_set_homepage('close'); return false;">Close</a></div></div> <div style="height:170px; background:#ffffff;"> <div style="padding:30px 20px 0px 20px; font:normal 14px arial; height:80px;"> Would you like to make this site your homepage? 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