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Take a Trip Back in Web Page History with the Internet Archive Wayback Machine

Posted on Monday, January 03, 2011

Blog written by Super

We know that the Internet is constantly changing. Organizations update their web site designs with greater frequency every year. But have you ever taken a look back through the years to see just how much sites have actually changed? Now you can with the help of a simple tool – the Internet Archive Wayback Machine. This tool allows you to look through over 150 billion web pages archived from 1996 to a few months ago. Simply enter in a web page address and click the “Take Me Back” button. You can then select from the list of archived dates available. Take a look at your own company’s site or have some fun by looking back at sites like Google, ESPN or IBM. The Internet Archive is a non-profit organization that was founded to build an Internet library. The Archive includes texts, audio, moving images, software and archived web pages.