If you’ve spent any time wandering around the blogosphere (the world of web logs and social networking) you’ll have come across the term “permalink”, a concatenation of “permanent” and “link.” Because blogs post only the most recent stories on their front pages, the permalink gives you a URL where a story will always be accessible, even after it’s been pushed off the front page by more recent articles.
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Feldman, Barbara. "What is a Permalink?." Surfnetkids. Feldman Publishing. 18 Jul. 2006. Web. 23 Aug. 2014. <http://www.surfnetkids.com/tech/715/what-is-a-permalink/ >.