The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is an application protocol for distributed, collaborative, hypermedia information systems. HTTP is the foundation of data communication for the World Wide Web, where hypertext documents include hyperlinks to other resources that the user can easily access, for example by a mouse click or by tapping the screen in a web browser.

HTTP server

HTTP server one liner with busybox

$ busybox httpd -f -p 8000

or for port 80:

$ busybox httpd -f -p 80