Skip to content
Tags

,

9/11: Birth of the Blog

September 12, 2006

When the world changed on Sept. 11, 2001, the web changed with it.

While phone networks and big news sites struggled to cope with heavy traffic, many survivors and spectators turned to online journals to share feelings, get information or detail their whereabouts. It was raw, emotional and new — and many commentators now remember it as a key moment in the birth of the blog.

When four planes were hijacked on a sunny fall morning, easy-to-use blogging services were still few and far between. Yet many who witnessed the horror of the attacks firsthand took to the keyboard to talk with the world.

To read full story…

Source: wired.com

Advertisements
2 Comments
  1. indianpics permalink

    thanks, for viewing my site..
    iam syed rashed ahmed from india(hyderabad).presently working in kuwait as a co-ordinator nice to c ur comment plz be in touch..
    bye
    allah hafiz

  2. Nice to have your facts>

    Keep visiting 🙂

    Zeezat

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: