These terms can also refer to the software that runs on these systems which retrieves and delivers the web pages in response to requests from the website's users.Apache is the most commonly used web server software (according to Netcraft statistics) and Microsoft's IIS is also commonly used.
Websites have many functions and can be used in various fashions; a website can be a personal website, a commercial website, a government website or a non-profit organization website.
Websites can be the work of an individual, a business or other organization, and are typically dedicated to a particular topic or purpose.
Audio or video might also be considered "static" content if it plays automatically or is generally non-interactive.
This type of website usually displays the same information to all visitors.
Similar to handing out a printed brochure to customers or clients, a static website will generally provide consistent, standard information for an extended period of time.