The Internet has changed the way we live today. It is because of this technology, we are experiencing some great things and are connected with people living in the different regions of the world. We have found the earliest versions of popular websites and they looked like. The transformation in the design of these websites is a worth watch. So, have a look:
Launched in the year 2004, Facebook has played a crucial role in connecting people. Facebook was made by Mark Zuckerburg on the college campus of Harvard University and it was Known as TheFacebook at the time of launch. It was made for the students of Harvard to rate each other on different factors.
World’s most popular search Google has answers to all the questions we have. It was made live in 1996 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin who were doing their PhD at Standford University, Californi.
Yahoo was started as David and Jerry’s Guide to the World Wide Web, in 1994. The term Yahoo stands for Yet Another Hierarchical Officious Oracle.
The most used video platform in the world today was made by 3 founders- Jawed Karim, Steve Chen and Chad Hurley. Its design has changed a lot with the addition of features like suggested video, trending and many more.
Apple is known for its premium quality products and its website looks very different from what it is now. Apple’s love for the colour white can be easily seen in its earlier versions too. The Apple eMate 300 was advertised in the right column of its official website from 1997 to 1998.
Most of the people visit Wikipedia when they are in need of some trusted information about something. Popularly known as the online encyclopedia, Wikipedia’s design hasn’t changed much.
Controversies are created on Twitter regularly and this microblogging website has become a part of internet life now. Started in March 2006, its website has changed dramatically.
Ebay was known as Auctionweb in its early days. Founder Pierre Omidyar wanted his website to look very simple and easy to use and later he added attractive features with changes in designs and adding extra functions.
Known as the social media network of professionals, LinkedIn has gained huge popularity. It was launched in 2003 by Reid Hoffman and displayed a very complex homepage in early days.
World’s largest e-commerce platform Amazon has achieved all the heights a founder looks for. Started as an online bookstore, its homepage is very different from its initial appearance.