Founding History of World Wide Web Consortium

Founded by Tim Berners-Lee.

Started design and development work in October 1990.

Launched in December 1990.

Incorporated as World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) in October 1994.

Headquartered in Boston, USA.


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Year 1 of World Wide Web Consortium

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Version 1 of World Wide Web Consortium (Software and Website)

DEC 1990

Stats of World Wide Web Consortium

1990 to 1993

1994 to 1997

1998 to 2001

2002 to 2005

2006 to 2009

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2014 to 2017

2018 to 2021

Full Year 1 of World Wide Web Consortium

Y1 of W3C.pdf

OCT 1990 to SEP 1991

Extras of World Wide Web Consortium

1989 MAR.pdf

1989 MAR 1990 MAY "Information Management: a proposal"

1999 OCT Tim Berners-Lee talks about the web

2009 FEB Tim Berners-Lee talk at TED

2009 NOV Oral History of Jean-François Groff

2014 NOV Birth of the World Wide Web

2017 JUL The web, past and future

2019 MAR 30th Anniversary of the World Wide Web

2021 JUN Source Code for the WWW

Source Code for the WWW.mp4

2021 JUN Source Code for the WWW