John Paczkowski

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QOTD

“We should work toward a universal linked information system, in which generality and portability are more important than fancy graphics techniques and complex extra facilities.

The aim would be to allow a place to be found for any information or reference which one felt was important, and a way of finding it afterwards. The result should be sufficiently attractive to use that it the information contained would grow past a critical threshold, so that the usefulness the scheme would in turn encourage its increased use.”

— Excerpt from Tim Berners-Lee’s “Information Management: A proposal”–the document that first proposed the Web, 20 years ago today