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10 Popular Websites That Don't Look Like They Used To

Face it, the internet has been around for a while now. Remember what these sites looked like 10+ years ago? Congratulations, you're old. Be sure to check out the great events at New York's Internet Week May 20th-27th - you'll see just how far this internet fad has come.

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1. Twitter


Twitter must have sounded like such a silly idea when it came about in 2006. Well, fast forward seven years and we've got presidential candidates using it to field questions during debates.

3. Facebook


Mark closed the door on his ivy-league education to get Facebook off the ground, which was probably a good choice, overall. While the functionality of Facebook has drastically changed over the years, the basic layout has mostly survived.

5. Wikipedia


Curious laymen and lazy college students rejoice - Wikipedia is twelve years old. And they've managed to keep it simple and intuitive the whole way through. Good on ya, Wikipedia.

8. Amazon


Mmmmm…html. Love it. When Amazon was just for books, the internet was so young that people didn't question the design choices. They were mostly just trying to master hand-eye coordination with the cursor.


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