Updated: 06/22/2018 by Computer Hope

An address may refer to any of the following:

1. With computer data storage, an address points to a location where data may be accessed.

2. With computer networks, an address refers to an IP address or other unique network identification.

3. On the Internet, an address is a synonym for a web address. An example of a web address is the Computer Hope's, which is: See our URL definition for a full breakdown and further information.

4. In general, an address refers to the physical location of a building. You can find our PO Box address on the Computer Hope company page.

5. When writing in HTML, the <address> tag is used to specify the contact information of an owner or author.

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