Static web page and a dynamic web page
To include analysis of static HTML web pages and dynamic web pages, eg PHP, ASP.NET, Java Servlets.
Static vs dynamic pages
A static web page (sometimes called a flat page/stationary page) is a web page that is delivered to the user exactly as stored, in contrast to dynamic web pages which are generated by a web application.
Consequently, a static web page displays the same information for all users, from all contexts, subject to modern capabilities of a web server to negotiate content-type or language of the document where such versions are available and the server is configured to do so.
A server side dynamic web page is a web page whose construction is controlled by a server-side script such as PHP. In server-side scripting, parameters determine how the assembly of every new web page proceeds, including the setting up of more client-side processing.
These standards are used from the IB Computer Science Subject Guide
- Explain the differences between a static web page and a dynamic web page.
Give an account of the differences between two (or more) items or situations, referring to both (all) of them throughout.
Obtain the only possible answer.
Credit sources of information used by referencing (or citing) following one recognized referencing system. References should be included in the text and also at the end of the piece of work in a reference list or bibliography.
Give a detailed account including reasons or causes.