Welcome to Lullaby Pit: one of the world’s oldest Web sites celebrates its 20 birthday
It was 20 years ago today in Boulder, CO.
Do you remember where you were on April 1, 1994? I do. I was sitting at a computer in an apartment at the corner of Colorado and Foothills in Boulder, launching this really new thing called a “Web site.” Today there are over 932 million of them (and counting) in the world, but at that point there were maybe 2,000.
It was pretty primitive stuff back then: plain text on a white background with some hyperlinks, and if you wanted to do one you had to know html and a bit of UNIX.
Today I pause and look back at Lullaby Pit. If you’re interested in a small moment in Internet history, click here and join me.