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Apr
29

SEO Definition – Search Engine Optimization Definition

What is Search Engine Optimization (also known as SEO)? A broad definition is that search engine optimization is the art and science of making web pages attractive to search engines. More narrowly, SEO seeks to tweak particular factors known to affect search engine standing to make certain pages more attractive to search engines than other web pages that are vying for the same keywords or keyword phrases.

High Search Engine Ranking Is the Goal of SEO

The goal of SEO is to get a web page high search engine ranking. The better a web page’s search engine optimization, the higher a ranking it will achieve in search result listings. (Note that SEO is not the only factor that determines search engine page ranks.) This is especially critical because most people who use search engines only look at the first page or two of the search results, so for a page

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Apr
29

The Definition of SEO in 100 Words or Less [FAQs]

Search engine optimization (SEO) seems pretty straightforward. You pick a few keywords, and voilà! Your page is optimized for SEO, right?

Not yet.

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Apr
26

Gadget dictionary definition | gadget defined

(1) Pronounced “gah-jit,” slang for any hardware device, typically small. Synonymous with “gizmo.” Smartphones, tablets and portable game and music players are sometimes placed in the gadget category. See fondleslab.

(2) A mini app that stays on screen to provide quick functionality. Search box, clock, weather, calculator and stock market gadgets are typical examples. The gadget may be static, such as a calculator, that requires input from the user, or be “live” and changing such as the weather and stock market.
Gadgets were available for Windows Vista and 7, the Google Desktop and the personal home pages of Windows Live and iGoogle. Gadgets are called “widgets” (“wih-jit”) on smartphones, tablets, the Mac desktop and other environments. See widget, Sidebar, Google Desktop and iGoogle.

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Windows Gadgets

Available in Windows Vista and 7, Gadgets were dropped in Windows 8, although live tiles offered similar functions (see live tiles).
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Apr
26

definition of Gadgets by The Free Dictionary

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gadg·et

(găj′ĭt)

n.

A small specialized mechanical or electronic device; a contrivance.


[Perhaps originally 19th century glassblowers’ jargon gadget, spring-pressure clip at the end of a punty to hold the foot of a glass being blown without creating a mark, probably from French gâchette, pawl, tumbler in a gunlock, strike plate : gâche, strike plate, collar or bracket for a pipe (from Middle French gasche, strike plate, iron hook, from Old French, calk of a shoe or horseshoe, from Frankish *gaspia, buckle, clasp; akin to Middle Dutch gespe, probably (with metathesis) from Germanic *gapsō, *gipsō; akin to Old Norse geispa, to yawn, and gapa, to gape) + -ette, diminutive suffix (from Middle French, from Old French; see -ette).]

gadg′et·y adj.

gadget

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Apr
25

Programming language | Definition of Programming language at Dictionary.com


noun

a high-level language used to write computer programs, as COBOL or BASIC, or, sometimes, an assembly language.

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Origin of programming language

First recorded in 1955–60

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British Dictionary definitions for programming language

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Scientific definitions for programming language

programming language


An artificial language used to write instructions that

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Apr
23

definition of computer by The Free Dictionary

computer

noun

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Computers

Computer parts  analogue-digital converter, arithmetic logic unit or ALU, cartridge, case, CD-rewriter, CD-Rom drive, central processing unit or CPU, chip, coaxial cable, console, control key, counter, daisywheel, DDR-RAM, digital audio player, digital camera, digitizer, DIMM, disk, disk drive, disk unit, DRAM, DVD reader, DVD writer, emulator, encoder, flatbed scanner, floppy disk, graphics card, hard drive, integrated circuit, interface, joystick, keyboard, laser printer, LCD panel, line printer, magnetic tape unit or MTU, memory, microprocessor, modem, monitor, motherboard, mouse, MP3 player, multiplexor, optical character reader, optical disk, optical scanner, port, printed circuit board, printer, processor, scanner, screen, SDRAM, SIMM, sound card, speaker, trackball, transistor, USB port, visual display unit or VDU, webcam

Computer terms  3D graphics, absolute address, access, access time, address,

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Apr
23

Definition of Computer by Merriam-Webster

com·​put·​er | kəm-ˈpyü-tər How to pronounce computer (audio)
: one that computes specifically : a programmable usually electronic device that can store, retrieve, and process data using a computer to design 3-D models

Other Words from computer

computerdom kəm-​ˈpyü-​tər-​dəm How to pronounce computerdom (audio) noun
computerless kəm-​ˈpyü-​tər-​ləs How to pronounce computerless (audio) adjective
computerlike kəm-​ˈpyü-​tər-​ˌlīk How to pronounce computerlike (audio) adjective

Examples of computer in a Sentence


He works all day on a computer.

Recent Examples on the Web Cincinnati Public Schools Superintendent Laura Mitchell said recently that the district planned to issue computers on March 16 for student use in homes.


Max Londberg, Cincinnati.com, “Coronavirus and schools: Mason, CPS pandemic plans show preparation before crisis hit,” 13 Apr. 2020
The Wikileaks founder was arrested just over a year ago and is facing up to 175 years in U.S. prison for a slew of charges, including espionage and computer hacking.


Zachary Halaschak, Washington Examiner, “Wikileaks founder
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Apr
22

definition of website by The Free Dictionary

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ISLAMABAD — The website of Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (FBISE) could not be accessed on Wednesday, causing problems to students.
If you have a website, but no one can find it, do you even have a website?
Islamabad — Official website of Higher Education Department Azad Kashmir has been hacked by the Indian hackers.
The ministry warned prospective visitors to only use its official website as there is no legal framework in place to get back any money that is lost.
Talking to reporter, she said, ‘I placed the order of two dresses on a popular brand website after fulfilling all the requirements.
“The development and hosting of the website are done by PITB and this is an
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Apr
13

Modern Technology Definition and Everything you Need to Know

Modern Technology

Modern Technology is something which needs our eyes on. The latest technology changed a lot from what we saw in the last decade or the past century. New machines and gadgets are invented to make the jobs easier like never before. From the little tailor machine to the fastest car in the world, all got automated reducing the manual actions required to the least. Modern technology schools made it easier for the students to extract the possibilities of the latest tech inventions. Their impact is enormous in crafting a perfect generation who are expertized in the current technology stuff.

There are a lot of advantages and disadvantages to the modern technology which we discussed in our previous articles. However, it seems like still, the advantages can hide the impact of the problems caused due to the technology development. The latest modern technology examples include the 5G network which provides

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Apr
13

Gadget legal definition of gadget

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n. 1) physically, an area in front of or next to the judge’s bench (the raised desk in front of the judge) away from the witness stand and the jury box, where lawyers are called to speak confidentially with the judge out of earshot of the jury. 2) a discussion between the judge and attorneys at the bench off the record and outside the hearing of the jurors or spectators. 3) in journalism, a brief story on a sidelight to a news story, such as a biographical sketch about a figure in the news or an anecdote related to the main story, and sometimes enclosed within a box. (See: bench, approach the bench)

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(US) a discussion between the judge and the lawyers outwith the hearing of the jury in the court itself In the UK,

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