Definition

Hyper Text Transfer Protocol (HTTP)

Hyper Text Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is the protocol used by the WWW to transfer files.


 

HTTP- Hyper-Text Transport Protocol, the communications protocol between a Web server and a client.

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