What is HTTP?

  • (noun): A protocol (utilizing TCP) to transfer hypertext requests and information between servers and browsers.
    Synonyms: hypertext transfer protocol


The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is an application protocol for distributed, collaborative, hypermedia information systems. HTTP is the foundation of data communication for the World Wide Web.

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Some articles on HTTP:

Hauke Harder - Works
... http//www.informaworld.com/smpp/content~content=a783534529~db=all~order=page ... http//pubs.acs.org/toc/jpcafh/113/4?cookieSet=1 ... http//www.sciencedirect.com/science?_ob=ArticleURL _udi=B6WK8-4DTKM63-1 _user=10 _rdoc=1 _fmt= _orig=search _sort=d view=c _acct=C000050221 _version=1 _urlVersion=0 _userid=10 md5=6dd0eac89 ...
Erik Williams - Links
... http//www.dallascowboys.com/news/news.cfm?id=7655EDFC-A553-553C-15B7F55BF70498D5 http//sportsillustrated.cnn.com/vault/article/magazine/MAG1138083/index.htm http//www.worldchampionsportsgroup.com http//ww ...
Extensible Messaging And Presence Protocol - XMPP Via HTTP and WebSocket Transports
... the XMPP community has also developed an HTTP transport for web clients as well as users behind restricted firewalls ... In the original specification, XMPP could use HTTP in two ways polling and binding ... fetched (and posted) regularly by an XMPP client by way of HTTP 'GET' and 'POST' requests ...
Solar And Heliospheric Observatory - Near Loss of SOHO - Additional References
... http//www.esa.int/esapub/bulletin/bullet97/vandenbu.pdf ... http//umbra.nascom.nasa.gov/soho/prelim_and_background_rept.html ... http//umbra.nascom.nasa.gov/soho/SOHO_final_report.html ...
... Sources from Greek language http//www.tovima.gr/print_article.php?e=B f=12386 m=B02 aa=2 http//www.enet.gr/online/online_print?id=71032708 http//www.mythologia.8m.com/ptisi.html ...