webmaster

or web mas·ter

[ web-mas-ter, ‐mah-ster ]
/ ˈwɛbˌmæs tər, ‐ˌmɑ stər /

noun

a person who designs or maintains a website.

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Origin of webmaster

First recorded in 1995–2000; (World Wide) Web + master
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British Dictionary definitions for webmaster

webmaster
/ (ˈwɛbˌmɑːstə) /

noun

a person responsible for the administration of a website on the World Wide Web
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