Web application is a program that runs on a web server and performs tasks over the internet through web browser. This application combines server-side scripts to handle storage and retrieve information and client-side scripts to deliver information to the users. Hence, users can interact with the company using online forms, content management systems, shopping carts and more. Besides, this even lets employees to create documents, collaborate on projects, share information, and work on common documents regardless of location or device.
Working of web application
Examples of web app includes word processors, shopping carts, online forms, spreadsheets, file conversion, file scanning, video and photo editing, email programs (Gmail, Yahoo and AOL) and popular applications like Google Apps, Microsoft Office Live and WebEx WebOffice, etc.
Benefits of using web application
Disadvantages of web application