Definitions: E

What is an E-Book?
An e-book or ebook is an electronic book that can be read on a personal computer or a special ebook reader.
What is E-Commerce?
E-Commerce or Ecommerce (electronic commerce) is the buying and selling of goods and services over the Internet.
What is Email?
Email or e-mail (electronic mail) is electronic messages sent over the Internet.
What is an Email Discussion List?
An email or e-mail discussion list is similar to discussion forums, except the discussions are conducted via email, instead of on the Web.
What is Email Marketing?
Email marketing is a form of marketing conducted via electronic mail.
What is Encryption?
Encryption is a process of encoding data into a form which is hard to read and decipher. This data can then be decoded (decrypted) by someone with the correct key.
What is Excite?
Excite was a popular Web portal in the 1990s until the rise of Google.
What is an Extranet?
An extranet is a private network that uses the Internet and the public telecommunication system to securely connect a business with its customers, suppliers and business partners.