start page



  • A Web page that serves as a starting point for navigation. A start page may be that which is first loaded when a Web browser accesses the Internet. It may also be the first or main page within a group of pages, such as those of a business or individual. Also called home page, or welcome page.

Information & Library Science

  • noun the webpage to which a visitor to a website is automatically taken first, or the page to which a user is automatically taken first whenever he or she goes online