Students have access to the University of Washington’s Shared Web Hosting Server to publish web pages and files.
Here’s how to get set up your account on UW servers.
- Activate your shared hosting service
- Once you’ve done this, then wait a moment; you will see your URL.
The format for the URL will be something like this https://xxxx.washington.edu/YourNetID
Copy that URL!
What is a web server?
What is File Transfer Protocol (FTP)?
File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is a standard network protocol used to transfer files from one host to another over a TCP-based network, such as the Internet. FTP is built on a client-server architecture and utilizes separate control and data connections between the client and server.
How the Internet works: http and html