History of the Internet

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The internet is born

1969

The internet grows from 4 to 13 users

1970

23 internet users

1971

60 internet users

1975

100 internet users

1977

1,000 internet users!

1984

10,000 users have access to the internet!

1987

over 1 million users are connected

1992

My birthday! :)

1994

the internet has over 10 million users

1996

over 100 million users!

2001

there are over 1.2 billion users connected to the internet today!

2010

Significant contributions to the internet

Project Gutenberg is founded

1971

World Wide Web

1989

America Online

1990

the internet has 1 website...ugh!

1991

The internet has 623 websites

1993

The internet has 23,500 websites!

1995

Craigslist begins

1995

Google search is created

1996

The internet has 1,681,868 websites!!

1997

There are 9,560,491 websites on the internet!!!

1999

AOL has over 30 million global users

2001

Wikipedia is launched

2001

Grooveshark's audience was at a growing rat of 2 to 3% a day

2009

The internet has over 230 million websites!!!! We rock!

2010