It's All Greek To Me

Resources to help you understand Net lingo

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Does your Web site developer have your head spinning with thelatest Internet jargon? When you read an article about the latestindustry trend, do your eyes burn from the buzzwords? Then headover to a site such as, where you'll findeasy-to-understand definitions of the strange words and acronyms ofthe digital economy.

If you want the basic concepts explained in plain English,coming in October is the handy Ebusiness Technology Kit forDummies by Kathleen Allen and Jon Weisner (IDG Books, October2000). Then move on to Surviving the Digital Jungle: What EveryExecutive Needs to Know About eCommerce and eBusiness (Revised)by Jack Shaw with Judy Sperry (Editor) (Electronic CommerceStrategies) to develop your e-plan of action!

Aliza Sherman is an entrepreneur and author of Cybergrrl:A Woman's Guide to the World Wide Web (Ballantine Books).She is currently working on her next book and new company.

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