home page


Definition of home page

: the page typically encountered first on a website that usually contains links to the other pages of the site

Examples of home page in a Sentence

They have designed a simpler home page that is easier to use.

Recent Examples on the Web

Based on my answers, the app’s home page recommended a handful of low-impact 15, 30, 45, and 60-minute group classes to me. Zoe Ruffner, Vogue, "Now, There’s a Mirror That Beams Live Fitness Classes Into Your Home," 15 Oct. 2018 In the first year under the Bucks control, visits to the team's home page went up 571%. James B. Nelson, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Milwaukee Bucks in-game tweet storms highlight key plays and engage fans around the world," 19 Mar. 2018 Maybe the account popped up randomly on her home page. Christopher Rosa, Glamour, "Hailey Baldwin Is Having Drama With a Selena Gomez Fan Account Right Now," 16 Nov. 2018 Advertisements do not appear on the sleeping page of the Forma (the cover of your current read does instead) or on the home page next to your library. Valentina Palladino, Ars Technica, "Kobo Forma review: A formidable opponent for Amazon’s Kindle Oasis," 22 Nov. 2018 Comcast heavily promoted the 2016 Rio Olympics to its cable subscribers and offered special features such as an on-screen home page to point viewers to the channel that featured their favorite sport. Ryan Faughnder, latimes.com, "How AT&T could use Time Warner shows and movies to compete with Disney and Netflix," 3 July 2018 The piece on Bidwill’s relationship with Kavanaugh is the first one to pop into the lead position on the site’s home page. Chuck Schilken, latimes.com, "Arizona Cardinals president touts his support of Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court on team website," 10 July 2018 Wawa’s secret menu, which is activated by touching the flying goose at the bottom left corner of the home page at the store’s touch-screen kiosks, debuted in April. Stephanie Farr, Philly.com, "Wawa adds new items to its secret menu," 11 June 2018 But 'The Huffington Post' home page has like a mock Trump and mock Kim Jong Un from the Olympics impersonators. Fox News, "Laura Ingraham: The radical takeover of California," 8 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of home page

1992, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of home page was in 1992

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English Language Learners Definition of home page

: the part of a Web site that is seen first and that usually contains links to other parts of the site

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Kids Definition of home page

: the page of a World Wide Web site that is seen first and that usually contains links to the other pages of the site or to other sites

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