[LINK] Is 'the Web' increasingly used to mean 'the
Wed, 02 Oct 2002 10:57:51 +1000
>[What interests me is the confusion between the Internet and the Web. Am I
>imagining it, or has the last year seen an explosion in the use of various
>terms including the string 'web' when the expression 'the Internet' is
>appropriate? Have the gormless newbies infected the rest of us?]
I'm more concerned about people who think a web address is:
Or the immediate expectation that .au is automatically attached to all
The number of people we've had call the office saying they can't get to our
web site and are using our e-mail address or the number trying to email our
web address is incredible.
I'm also trying hard to help a client understand that "the web" is NOT
email, and email is not "the web"
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