Glossary of Web Terms
To successfully send a piece of mail to someone’s house, you need their street address. To successfully send someone a piece of electronic mail, you need an email address. Ours is firstname.lastname@example.org. Email addresses consist of two main parts. The first part is the local address, such as the persons name: JoeBob. The second part is the domain name, joebobsfishingtours.com. The complete email would read email@example.com.