Celebrating 25 Years of Web Development (infographic)

Reading Time: 3 minutes


The web that we see now is a growing universe of interlinked web pages and apps, teeming with Photos, videos, and interactive content. However, web development trends were not like these two decades ago. 25 years from today the first website was published as a publicly available service on the Internet by Berners-Lee.

Over time, technologies have evolved to give web developers the ability to create new generations of useful and impressive web experiences. In this info-graphic, we have focused on the major changes from technology and business point of view from 1991 to till date that defines how a crawling baby became a grown up man.

history of web development

This is 2016 and today, we cant think of ourselves without internet. The e-commerce market size has increased 52% in last 3 years. Now, every company has a website as an online presence is mandatory these days. It is predicted that the digital world will expand limitless and IoT devices are on rise.

If you are planning to build a website or a mobile app, we are there for you. Contact ValueCoders for Agile software teams for Web, Android & iOS application development Here are some of our USPs:

1) Zero billing guarantee

2) Pro-level Teams

3) Guaranteed SLAs

4) Flexible Hiring Models

 


Key Points to remember (infographic data)



1993 web development trends

i. Mosaic browser was developed. It was the first widely used web browser back then.

ii. CERN places its World Wide Web technology in the public domain, donating it to the world.


1995 web development trends

i. Opera Mini Version 1.0 released.

ii. Amazon.com opens for business, billing itself as the “Earth’s Biggest Bookstore.”


1996 web development trends

i. Internet Explorer v.3 released with pocket internet

ii. Nokia releases the Nokia 9000 Communicator, the first cellphone with internet capabilities.


1999 web development trends

i. Microsoft used ‘AJAX’ iframe technology to dynamically update the news stories and stock quotes on the default page for Internet Explorer.

ii. MP3 downloading service Napster launches, overloading high-speed networks in college dormitories.


2001 web development trends web development trends

i. W3C releases SVG(Scalable Vector Graphics).

ii. Jimmy Wales launches Wikipedia. Users write over 20,000 encyclopedia entries in the first year.


2003 web development trends

i. Safari launches it’s first version.

ii. The historic launch of apple iTunes, Skype and Linkedin.


2004 web development trends

i. Firefox releases version 1.

ii. Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg launches thefacebook.com.


2008 web development trends

i. Chrome released it’s version 1 & HTML 5 was introduced.

ii. Apple Launches App Store with 552 apps and Groupon launches the first website.


2011 web development trends

i.Java is the most used programming language (31%).

ii.  Microsoft buys Skype for $8.5 billion.


2013 web development trends

i. A majority (56%) of Americans  own a smartphone of some kind with web access.

ii. Apple store download reaches 40 billion with 100% increase from 2012.


2014

i. Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee in wishing the World Wide Web a happy 25th birthday.

ii. Facebook buys messaging app Whatsapp for $19 billion.


2015

i. Total number of websites reaches 863,105,652 and number of internet users 3,185,996,155.

ii. Google on the top, Youtube 2nd and Facebook 3rd ranking websites all over the world.


If you are planning to build a website or a mobile app, we are there for you. Contact ValueCoders for Agile software teams for Web, Android & iOS application development Here are some of our USPs:

1) Zero billing guarantee

2) Pro-level Teams

3) Guaranteed SLAs

4) Flexible Hiring Models

966     total views

Category :
0
  • Award 1
  • Award 2
  • Award 3
  • Award 4
  • Award 5
  • Award 6
  • Award 7
  • Award 8
  • Award 9
  • Award 10