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Web Apps vs Websites

You Might Heard a the Term Web App And Website, If you think these both are same. You are Wrong these Two terms are completely Different, Web App & Website are not same. We will be knowing what are the difference, which are web apps & websites & More.

Table Of Contents:

  • Introduction (Web App & Website)
  • Major Differences
  • Which one to Choose?
  • Final Conclusion

What is a Web App?

A web application is software that is accessible through a browser. A browser is an application used to browse the Internet. The web application requires authentication. Web applications use a combination of server-side scripting and client-side scripting to present information. It requires a server to handle user requests.


Some of the Popular Web Apps are: YouTube, Gmail, Google Docs, Netflix

What is a Website?

A Website is a collection of web pages, And Every Web Page Contains Multimedia Contents Like Image, Video, Links And More. Web Pages In a Website are Connected Through Each Other By Hyperlinks.

Example:, or

Major Differences

Read the Following Table, Major Differences Between a Web App & Website

Web AppWebsite
Web applications are designed to interact with end users.Websites also allows users to interact but websites have static content.
Web application mostly requires authenticationweb site authentication is not necessary.
Web App uses more internet than websitesWebsite is not interactive for users.
Functions used in web app are a little complex for a beginnerThe function of website is simple.
Web application is interactive for users.Web site is not interactive for users.

Final Conclusion

So Now we came to the Final Conclusion of the Blog, Talking About Websites & Web Apps Both are Good at Their Places, But I would prefer going for a website because it has more content than web apps and more efficient than web apps, So this was it for this Blog See you In the Next One till Then Keep Coding Keep Exploring!

Tanmay Sinha


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