The Brief History of the World Wide Web


World Wide Web Day is a day to recognize the history of the internet, how it came to be, and how it transformed from a page of simple hyperlinks to the social media posting, video streaming, voice activated world we live in now!

In celebration of World Wide Web Day, here is an infographic that briefly outlines the history of the World Wide Web. You may also view and download a non-interactive version of the infographic here.


Phillip Dodson
Written by Phillip Dodson
Phillip is a Nielsen Norman Group Certified UI/UX consultant, instructor of UX at Loyola University New Orleans, and a recovering web developer.

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