US 9,811,599 B2
Methods and systems for providing content provider-specified URL keyword navigation
Karthik Shyamsunder, Winchester, VA (US); Daniel Schonfeld, Reston, VA (US); and Burton S. Kaliski, Jr., McLean, VA (US)
Assigned to VERISIGN, INC., Reston, VA (US)
Filed by Karthik Shyamsunder, Winchester, VA (US); Daniel Schonfeld, Reston, VA (US); and Burton S. Kaliski, Jr., McLean, VA (US)
Filed on Sep. 19, 2012, as Appl. No. 13/622,541.
Application 13/622,541 is a continuation in part of application No. 13/250,864, filed on Sep. 30, 2011.
Claims priority of provisional application 61/452,516, filed on Mar. 14, 2011.
Prior Publication US 2013/0018944 A1, Jan. 17, 2013
Int. Cl. G06F 15/16 (2006.01); G06F 17/30 (2006.01)
CPC G06F 17/30876 (2013.01) 22 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An apparatus for retrieving a webpage associated with a domain-specific keyword, comprising:
a memory; and
a processor communicatively coupled to the memory, the processor being configured to:
receive an instruction from a client to request a first resource defined by a first URL, wherein the first URL includes a keyword in the form of a fragment identifier, wherein the keyword is specified by the client;
send a first HTTP request to a first web server associated with a domain specified by the first URL;
receive a first HTTP response from the first web server, wherein the first HTTP response communicates a client-executable program; and
execute the client-executable program upon receipt without further client input, wherein executing the client-executable program comprises:
determining a second URL associated with the first URL, the second URL being associated with a target page and being established by a third party not associated with the domain.