Already? How fast time goes… How are you and the World Wide Web doing? Are you wonky?
Twenty-five years ago today, Tim Berners-Lee unleashed the World Wide Web, publishing the first public webpage. Well, maybe. The exact date is controversial. But now is as good a time as any to check in on the state of the web, which did more than any other technology to take the Internet mainstream. From its humble and uncertain beginnings, it became a platform for just about everything we do online, from email and instant messaging to voice chat and video.
The World Wide Web Is the Internet, Right?
Tim Berners-Lee, a founder of the World Wide Web …
and “devoted to all people having access to the Web”