This is not the first website ever
But here's a short story about it! ↴
It was originally developed for
automated information sharing
between scientists around the world.
6 of August 1991
The first website ever went live!
The site provided an explanation of
what the World Wide Web was,
how people could use a browser
and how to create their own website.
Three decades later,
the web has transformed
the way we live.
- More than 4 billion people now have internet access (which is more than half of the world's population).
- There are more than 1.7 billion websites online at the moment.
- Around 500,000 new websites are created per day.
- The second quarter of 2020 closed with 370.1 million domain name registrations. Across all top-level domains.