Infographic – The history of Social Networks
Have you ever thought of the first elements that platform offered in terms of Social Media? Did you know what was the first development that today is one of the features that makes Facebook and Co. as successful as they are? This virtual infographic gives us a 30-year backlook with some (probably unknown) background information on platforms like Usenet, AIM and Friendster amoung others.
I had forgotten that the first email was sent out in 1971, I remember TheGlobe.com which nearly killed our network bandwith in 1997 at work, and I learned that the MySpace code was developed in just 10 days…
The creation was done by OnlineSchools.org. Enjoy, remember and learn…!
What were your first experiences with Social Media? Do you really bring email in context with Social Media anymore? Let us know what you think about the past of Social Media.