Welcome to Bucaro TecHelp!

Bucaro TecHelp
Maintain Your Computer and Use it More Effectively
to Design a Web Site and Make Money on the Web

About Bucaro TecHelp About BTH User Agreement User Agreement Privacy Policy Privacy Site Map Site Map Contact Bucaro TecHelp Contact RSS News Feeds News Feeds

Holiday Gift Guide
Holiday Gift Guide

What is a Captive Portal?

Captive Portal

A internet portal is a website that serves as an entry point or gateway to a specific area of interest. It provides links to content and other sites related to that area of interest. A portal may provide membership and the ability to contact or chat with other members. Portals earn revenue from membership fees and/or by selling advertising space on their webpages.

A captive portal is a webpage that is the only one on a website that a visitor is allowed to view until they meet the requirements of the webpage. It may be displayed to new visitors before they are granted access to the main website resources. A captive portal may be used present a page where prospective members may accept the website's EULA (End User License Agreement), make application and submit payment for membership, or if already a member, login.

Captive portals are commonly used by open wireless networks where the users are shown a message informing them of the conditions of access.

RSS Feed RSS Feed

Follow Stephen Bucaro Follow @Stephen Bucaro

Fire HD
[Site User Agreement] [Privacy Policy] [Site map] [Search This Site] [Contact Form]
Copyright©2001-2017 Bucaro TecHelp 13771 N Fountain Hills Blvd Suite 114-248 Fountain Hills, AZ 85268