home page definition World-Wide Web
1. The top-level entry point web page
relating to an individual or institution, or possibly a subject area. This often has a URL
consisting of just a hostname
, e.g. http://ncsa.uiuc.edu/. All other pages on a website
are usually accessible by following links
from the home page.
2. The web page
a user's web browser
is configured to load each time it is started. This will typically default to the home page
(sense 1) of the organisation that produced or distributed the browser.