How the internet works

The internet is a network that lets people share information.
What is a a network
A network is  when all over the world computers are joined together by cable, fibre or wireless links.

You can use the internet to  browse websites, communicate with people, download pictures and videos, listen to music and a lot more

To connect to the internet you need 3 things

You need a computer, tablet, smart phone, games consoles or a TV

2. Software
You need to use a browser to be able to use the internet
If you use a games console or tv you can connect to the internet from the menu

3.Internet connection
You will need an internet service provider like a phone company or a broadband or cable company.
There are lots of companies that can help you connect to the internet it depends on the equipment you have.