What is a Web Application?
Web applications are programs that operate on a web server. The user can access web applications through their browser. Examples of web applications include photo editing programs and email services.
More About Web Applications
Web applications require the following components:
- a web server to manage requests from users
- an application server to perform tasks
- a database to store information
Web applications are available on any platform, including Windows, Linux, and Mac. They can also be accessed from mobile phones. Popular web-based apps include Google Analytics, Gmail, Google Docs, and Canva.