The use of the internet has become more and more prevalent in our daily lives. No matter if we use it to play, work, or to socialize, we as a society are using it and spending a lot more time online. It can sometimes be difficult to keep up with the fast past we are growing accustom to and with all the new "online languages" popping up. Nowadays, almost every paragraph you see when searching the web or talking with friends has at least one acronym/abbreviation within it. Teesinapod has compiled a list of ones we see the most to provide an online resource for those who just want to know, "What do those letters mean?" Do you know of any that are not shown here?
General Social Media Acronyms
ROI - Return on Invesment (Republic of Ireland, ole) SROI - Social Return of Investment SM - Social Media SMM - Social Media Marketing SMO - Search Media Optimization
EM - Email Marketing
SN - Social Network
Twitter Acronyms DM - Direct Message RT - ReTweet PRT - Please ReTweet OR Partial ReTweet FB - Facebook
Facebook Acronyms FP - Fan Page
Marketing Acronyms SEO - Search Engine Optimization SERP -Search Engine Result Pages SEM - Search Engine Marketing SEP - Search Engine Positioning UGC- User Generated Content VM - Viral Marketing
Webmaster Acronyms HTML - Hyper Text Mark-up Language XHTML - eXtensable Hyper Text Mark-up Language CSS - Cascading Style Sheets URL - Universal Resource Locator Jav OR JVS - Java Script PR - Page Rank PV - Page View UV - Unique Visitor APP - Application DN - Domain Name NAV - Navigation RL - Reciprocal Link
What acronyms/abbreviations have you come across that have baffled you? Any we should add to the list? Please, leave a comment and let us know...