Terminology

Below is a list of terms that you may come across that are related to Blogging. There are many acronyms and tech-related terms that can be confusing when starting out. I hope this list helps you get the most out of your efforts.

A Terms

Above The Fold

In blogging this refers to what people see without scrolling down a page. It’s usually reserved for the most important content. This term come from the newspaper industry where only news “above the fold” on the front page appeared when the newspaper was on the news stand. 

Affiliate

An affiliate is someone who promotes someone else’s product or service on their website, or to their email list, and makes a commission when a purchase is made. There are many Affiliate Networks that website owners can use to find programs that they can promote.

B Terms