The Hermit Hermit's Free Library  The Internet

Index to the Internet articles.

Internet Index

Intro to the Internet
Overview of how the Internet is organized and how communications take place over it. Characteristics of major Internet services are covered, including purpose, protocol, and associated software programs.

Web Browser Tips
How to set the default homepage in the three major web browsers. Also, practical tips on opening web pages and using keyboard shortcuts.

Shrinking to Fit in Web Browsers
How to save paper by fitting more information into less space before printing information from the world-wide-web.

Downloading Software from the Internet
Background information on downloading software from the Internet, including types of Zip files, and instructions for downloading, and installing free software.