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This article was published on September 8, 2011

    The Internet, 1996-2011: Oh, how times have changed

    The Internet, 1996-2011: Oh, how times have changed
    Alex Wilhelm
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    Alex Wilhelm

    Alex Wilhelm is a San Francisco-based writer. You can find Alex on Twitter, and on Facebook. You can reach Alex via email at [email protected] Alex Wilhelm is a San Francisco-based writer. You can find Alex on Twitter, and on Facebook. You can reach Alex via email at [email protected]

    The Internet is only partially beautiful. Much of it remains, to this day, quite ugly. Happily, this is an improvement, and the trend appears to be positive. You see, back in the day, the Internet was even uglier.

    And you thought that the HuffingtonPost was bad. The following infographic is a veritable eye assault, and will take you through the grinder of pre-2000 web design. Or lack of design, perhaps.

    Whatever the case, when you get done, go and enjoy some seriously good design. You deserve it after reading this. Now get to it: