Tuesday, 12 March 2019

The WWW is 30 years old today! What now? A Contract for the Web


The World Wide Web (WWW), commonly known as the Web, is an information space where documents and other web resources are identified by Uniform Resource Locators (URLs, such as https://www.donline.co.uk/), which may be interlinked by hypertext, and are accessible via the Internet. The resources of the WWW may be accessed by users via a software application called a web browser

30 years ago today (12th March 1989)Tim Berners-Lee coded the foundational technologies for the World Wide Web.

The web was designed to bring people together and make knowledge freely available. Everyone has a role to play to ensure the web serves humanity. By committing to these principles, governments, companies and citizens around the world can help protect the open web as a public good and a basic right for everyone.

Read more, & sign up here to make the Web better for everyone:

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