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
  • 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- 11 readers -
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