Top 10 Things That Happened On The Internet For The First Time

Internet has become a household item and it is hard to adjust our life without it. Business and social life are connected together by online. Internet is a requirement not a necessity.


1. First Email

First email was sent n the ARPANET system by a pioneering American computer programmer Raymond Samuel Tomlinson in 1971.




2. First Webpage on the Internet

6th of August 1991 was a historic day on the internet when the world saw an example of World Wide Web for the first time.



3. First Domain Registered

The first domain name was registered on March 15, 1985.



4. First Photo Uploaded on the Internet

Les Horribles Cernettes was an all-female parody pop group whose group photo was uploaded on World Wide Web in 1992.



5. YouTube’s very first video uploaded
3. The first video uploaded on Youtube was about “me at the zoo” by teh site’s cofounder Jawed Karim on Saturday, April 23


6. First SPAM Email

The first SPAM email was about spamming about a new model of DEC computers and it was sent to 393 recipients on ARPANET on May 3, 1978.That message was sent by Gary Thuerk.



7. First Online Dating Website was the very first online dating website that was launched in 1995.



8. First Thing To Be Sold on eBay

eBay was launched in 1995 and on that year the first item that was sold was a broken laser pointer. The first buyer bought it for $14.83.



9. First AOL Instant Message

On Jan. 6, 1993 the first AOL message sent by Ted Leonsis to his wife was “Don’t be scared … it is me. Love you and miss you.



10. First Website Browser

In 1990 by Sir Tim Berners-Lee developed world’s first website browser and it was called WorldWideWeb (W3C),

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