The @ symbol is viewed differently around the world. To North Americans, it is known as the apestaart, or the “monkeys tail” in Dutch. Italians refer to it is chiocciolina, or “small snail.” In Sweden it is referred to as the snabel “A,” which means “‘A’ with the trunk of an elephant.”
Web development is becoming increasingly essential in the 21st century. With everything moving to the web, it should come as no surprise. These days, a well developed website is just as important as a well kept, stylish store once was. Most people shop on their computers, so clicking on a website is the equivalent to walking into a store front.