A unique string of numbers separated by periods that identifies each computer using the Internet Protocol to communicate over a network.
- In a nutshell, every computer connected to the Internet has a unique IP address.
- In the early days of the Web, every user on the Internet had a unique IP address.
- There is a strong belief that for a website to rank high, it must have a unique IP address.
IP, abbreviation of Internet Protocol.
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