azolnai: 1st anniversary blogging math: (72 blog posts + 797 tweets + RSS feed) * output = (100 Twitter+ 501 LinkedIn + 95 Facebook) * followers
This is in fact my third web incarnation, having started before the web in 1986, and then posted web pages continuously since 1996.
In the mid-eighties there was the MetroLink in Calgary, Canada. The Alberta Governement Telephone (now Tellus) optically wired oil companies and financial institutions - for free, banking on the increased traffic revenue - following a long tradition of the Alberta government early digital implementations such as the Land-related Information System (now AltaLIS) and Energy Resources Conservation Board (former AEUB), see also here.
In 1996 I started my personal web page on airmail.net in Dallas TX:
And in 1999 I updated it on btinternet.com in London UK:
Then in 2001 I graduated to my own domain name zolnai.ca:
And in 2006 I updated the look-and-feel using style sheets:
In 2008 I made it into a business page with a 'modern' look:
And that lead to my first blogpost here, which looked like this at first: