The Myth and the Truth of the IP Address Tracing

Many people are under the misconception that it’s easy to trace the physical location of the computer to which an internet IP address has been assigned and thereby identify the computer’s user.

It’s certainly not easy and depending on who you are it may not even be possible.

An IP or “Internet Protocol” address is the unique number assigned to every device such as a computer on a network so that data can be routed to and from that device and no other. Much like your postal mailing address identifies the physical location of your post box and allows your mail carrier to know where to deliver your mail, a device’s IP address is what allows the internet to know where to send the data destined for your computer.

But while an IP address is like a physical address it’s important to realize that’s not what it actually is.

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A Computer Internet at Home Business

Having a computer internet at home business can be very lucrative if you know how to set it up and generate enough traffic.

Competition on the internet can be very tough since you are competing with millions of other websites. Many are corporations that spend thousands on advertising every month. So, how do you as a small business owner compete with these giants?

Using proven internet marketing methods can rival the power of these high spending behemoths at a fraction of the cost. There are many free and low cost methods such as: free online classified advertising, creating blogs, forum posting, article writing, Ezine ads, Twitter, MySpace, Squidoo, banner advertising and many more. These methods may require a little more work on your part, but if your goal is to have a profitable business you will put in the grunt work to make it happen.

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