The URL that you typed brought you to the next page of the Internet lesson.
Stop for a minute and look at the URL in your location toolbar. Notice that your browser has added something at the beginning of the URL you typed in. The URL now starts with "http://".HTTP stands for "Hypertext Transfer Protocol." Hypertext Transfer Protocol is the way computers send information back and forth on the World Wide Web. When you tell a browser that you want a web page, the browser automatically uses HTTP to get it. You don't have to type in "http://".