The acronym URL stands for Uniform Resource Locator.
A URL is essentially a reference (or address) to a website's unique location on the Internet. A URL is made up of several parts, and even if you're not familiar with the term "URL," you're probably already familiar with its basic structure. The following are examples of simple URLs:
One important part of a URL is the domain name. In the examples below, the domain names are written in red.