30 years of the world wide web,
the world wide web consortium (w3c), the main international standards organisation for the world wide web, was founded by tim berners-lee after he left cern in october 1994.
archie is considered to be the first internet search engine. it was the first tool for indexing ftp archives, allowing people to find specific files.
if you dislike internet users being addressed to as 'surfers', blame jean armour polly. it was she who coined the term "surfing the internet".