Web 1.0

Web 1.0 was an early stage of the conceptual evolution of the World Wide Web, centered around a top-down approach to the use of the web and its user interface.Socially, users could only view webpages but not contribute to the content of the webpages.According to Cormode, G. and Krishnamurthy, B. (2008): "content creators were few in Web 1.0 with the vast majority of users simply acting as consumers of content." Technically, Web 1.0 webpage's information is closed to external editing. Thus, information is not dynamic, being updated only by the webmaster.
Posts about Web 1.0
  • How one-time dot-com darling iVillage fell to Earth

    … another Web 1.0 brand or as another failed attempt at synergy by a media conglomerate. But as iVillage fades away, it also stands as a reminder that even for stalwarts of the Web, there’s no guarantee of survival. Women were seen as late adopters to the Internet, and the founders of iVillage saw their site as a place for a female-focused community…

    Lucia Moses/ Digidayin Social Facebook How To's- 4 readers -
  • Insane Story of the Day: eBay Started as an Ebola Site

    … disease.” When eBay’s auction site became one of the first true success stories of the web 1.0 in 1997, Ebola Information was scrapped. Also, I’m going to be honest: At first, I read the headline of Griffith’s piece as “eBay started a website about Ebola,” and got a little too excited to write a scathing criticism of such a distasteful…

    Joe Lazauskas/ The Content Strategistin Content- 9 readers -
  • Web 1.0 dinosaur Metafilter modernizes, slowly

    …? I ask myself that a lot. Will I be doing this in 2020, or will the site still be around then? I have no idea. I would hope I would come up with some other good ideas by then, but as long as this keeps working way, I’ll stick with it. The post Web 1.0 dinosaur Metafilter modernizes, slowly appeared first on Digiday. …

    Ricardo Bilton/ Digidayin Social Google Facebook Twitter- 7 readers -
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