Definition of subweb in English:



  • An isolated part of a website, especially one that is password-protected or that is not obviously accessible from the main page.

    • ‘In Web terms, the controversy may appear as a subweb loosely connected to a topic's main theme or by pages widely distributed across sites, not interlinked, but sharing controversy-related keywords.’
    • ‘Most folks use subwebs for protecting browser access to certain pages, but you can also use subwebs for managing the collaborative development efforts of a team.’