Placement of Web resource, a site on the Internet. The main "actor" Web hosting is a Web server that hosts the site and provides this site in response to HTTP requests. Client, HTTP requests, Web browser, which locates the desired server using a URL.
However, use a server for a single site. The performance of modern computers allows them to several hundred sites-virtual nodes. So now use virtual hosting, for the vast majority of sites with the exception of the largest.
Although the Web is HTTP, Web hosting now outnumbered the scope of this Protocol. Developed many advanced protocols that support a wide variety of opportunities. Such services are HTTPS, WAP, etc.
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