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Edited by Darrel Ince

in A Dictionary of the Internet

Second edition

Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199571444

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A part of a *Web site that has its own *URL. Normally the microsite is set up for some special event, offer or service. For example an online retailer may decide to expand its product range from clothing to shoes; a good strategy would be for that retailer to have a separate URL that that represented the address of the shoe sales part of its web site. Sometimes known as a ...

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Subjects: Computer Networking and Communications

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