Control of the Web

What's this effin' tp?

FTP is "file transfer protocol." In more practical terms, it is any utility that assists you to get files to and from the web. Not just the display of files, as in a browser; the files themselves.
Directions for using FTP:
If you have an IBM
If you have a Mac

To learn more about this or any other term:

Or for text browsers:

CCI Computer Dictionary

Also check these references for netspeak translations:
Learning the Lingo: E-mail Jargon and Acronyms
The Unofficial Smiley Dictionary
Net Glossary
The Jargon Lexicon

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