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

This is especially bizarre because the Verizon home page is advertising stand-alone broadband of 100Mbps for $40 a month total, and 300Mbps for $60 a month. Jon Brodkin, Ars Technica, "Negotiating with ISPs: Don’t accept broadband price hikes without a fight," 9 Nov. 2018 Every post on the home page that day featured Taylor: articles about her firing, memes, pictures of her, and plenty of memes featuring pitchforks targeting Pao. Jennifer Ouellette, Ars Technica, "Book tells the inside story of how Reddit came to be the Internet’s “id”," 30 Dec. 2018 Its home page features icons of the Canadian and Mexican flags, which translate the page into either French or Spanish with a click. Washington Post, "AP FACT CHECK: GOP Senate hopefuls twist truth in nasty race," 27 Feb. 2018 The resulting 360 videos got prominent placement, some on the Times home page, and carried a credit for Samsung. Nat Ives, WSJ, "From Digital Waste to Lead Paint, CMO Today’s Most-Read Stories of 2018 (and What Happened Next)," 27 Dec. 2018 Riddleberger and his wife, Jodi, are active in North Carolina conservative politics, and for a time, the Trump.dating home page featured a picture of the couple smiling in matching Trump baseball caps. Madeleine Aggeler, The Cut, "A Convicted Sex Criminal Was the Face of a Trump Dating Site," 20 Feb. 2018 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

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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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