Broadcasting from the United States in a digital video lounge. Nancy Netiquette breaks down the netiquette definition. A full explanation. Plus, three definitions.
First, a portmanteau. So, network and etiquette were put together to form a new word. As a result, new word means what others meant put together.
A network is a computer that can share signals with other electronic devices. Thus, a connection is required. So, it’s digital.
Etiquette is a code of current standards. Customs between friends. Also, necessary for a smooth transaction in business. Therefore, it is social.
Last, netiquette is the social code of the internet because it is the biggest network.