Sunday, September 22, 2019

#20YearsAgoOnAOLcom: Sept. 22, 1999 -- Build Your Own Home Page!!! Free Web Chat!!!

September 22, 1999: Build your own home page! It's Fast! It's Easy! Exclamation points!

We included a few web page use cases, for sharing photos, posting a resume (LinkedIn wouldn't exist until 2002), and more:
For the PM update, we went back to AIM 3.0:

[Series note: In the late 1990s, I programmed the content for the home page, which relaunched with a new design on July 14, 1998. I printed screencaps and saved them. 20 years later, I'm scanning them in and posting them with a little commentary under the tag #20YearsAgoOnAOLcom.]

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