Quick Answer: When Did Websites Become Common?

6 August 1991

When did websites start?

The first web page went live on August 6, 1991. It was dedicated to information on the World Wide Web project and was made by Tim Berners-Lee. It ran on a NeXT computer at the European Organization for Nuclear Research, CERN.

Which is the oldest website?

acme.com was registered in 1994, is one of the oldest websites and is still alive and kicking.

Did CERN create Internet?

Tim Berners-Lee, a British scientist, invented the World Wide Web (WWW) in 1989, while working at CERN. The web was originally conceived and developed to meet the demand for automated information-sharing between scientists in universities and institutes around the world.