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What is Portlets and difference between Portlets

 
ramakrishna rayudu
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Hi,,,

what is Meaned by Portlets .i have a lot of confusion with this.
and what is the difference between portlet Application normal Web Application..

Thanks,
Ramakrishna Rayudu.
 
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portlet

You can think of portlets as mini application windows existing cohesively on a page.
One real life example of a portlet is iGoogle which allows you to customize your page with "widgets" These widgets are the portlets
 
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