Love this piece. “Under Construction signs showed that behind an unfinished website, a person was there, working on it... [The loss of GeoCities and its mindset] is the loss of the idea that you are the maker of the World Wide Web” https://youtu.be/2LzyRcLJdlg
Ep. 11 of @anildash’s Function also has incredible interviews with insiders from the earliest forms of web creation and social media (Open Diary, Diaryland, & LiveJournal). A time capsule with so many brilliant historical insights and projections. https://glitch.com/culture/function-episode-11/ …
You can follow @_DanielSinclair.
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