Internet History in the Best of the Web Directory

Internet History

  • About.com: History of the Internet

    Provides articles and insights into the inventors behind the modern day internet.

  • Computer History Museum: Internet History

    Site features an Internet timeline that covers a period ranging from 1962 to 1992.

  • The Evolution of the Web

    Interactive timeline presenting the development of the Internet from 1990 to the present.

  • Hobbes' Internet Timeline

    Features detailed ARPAnet and internet history presented on a timeline, with key events and technologies noted.

  • ISOC: Histories of the Internet

    Provides links to a variety of resources discussing the origins and history of the internet.

  • Nerds 2.0.1

    PBS created site paying homage to the pioneers of the Internet. Features a timeline, important people profiles, a glossary of geek, and an online quiz.

  • NetValley

    Internet focused information and opinion with a focus on history. Features articles on pioneers and the growth of the net.

  • Santa Clara Valley Historical Association

    Offers a record of Silicon Valley's history and the high technology revolution including an internet timeline and company histories.

  • Wayback Machine

    Online tool developed to search for snapshots of websites in the Internet Archive as they change from time to time.

  • WiWiW.org

    Project devoted to recognizing the true pioneers of the internet. Site features personal profiles and information on the project.

  • Wow Academy: History of the Internet

    Timeline documenting the origins and history of the modern day internet.

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