the www 1995

Before there was Google, or Facebook, or YouTube, or even AOL, there was Tim. Twenty-five years ago, on Aug. 6, 1991, someone asked a question on an internet forum. The response was the first public acknowledgement of the World Wide Web—the backbone on which all websites function, and the genesis of our modern internet culture…

via Here’s the message announcing the World Wide Web 25 years ago — Quartz