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.
Tip: mention @threader_app on a Twitter thread with the keyword “compile” to get a link to it.
Enjoy Threader? Sign up.
Threader is an independent project created by only two developers. The site gets 500,000+ visits a month and our iOS Twitter client was featured as an App of the Day by Apple. Running this space is expensive and time consuming. If you find Threader useful, please consider supporting us to make it a sustainable project.