There are a couple of expressions which will be used throughout this presentation.
Frontend; is the website which can be viewed by anyone.
Backend; is the TYPO3 workspace where editing is done.
Frontend-editing; TYPO3 editing via the frontend.
Filelist; storage of files that are being used on the website.
Elements; are the building blocks of which the web pages content are created with.
Plugin; Modules like news, banners and slideshows.
Page tree; The page structure on which the website is built on.
Fluid Content; a collective name for specially built content elements, for example column elements and promoboxes.