19/08/2014 06:16 EDT | Actualisé 19/10/2014 05:12 EDT

Breaking down URLs

Uniform Resource Locators are everywhere, operating as online equivalents of addresses. In a URL each group of letters, numbers and symbols has a specific meaning and the slightest mistake could take you to a different site. This videographic breaks down URLs to see how what we use every day actually works. VIDEOGRAPHIC