View Full Version : Geocities is closing today!

26-10-2009, 12:16:47
Goodbye terrible amateur websites of the 90s.

Great tribute on xkcd.


26-10-2009, 12:35:53
is that what all that was about? :lol:

they did have awful, awful site designs

Provost Harrison
29-10-2009, 02:09:08
It's the end of an era :(

Cheshire Cat
29-10-2009, 08:12:30

29-10-2009, 14:53:01

Great tribute on xkcd.



Dyl Ulenspiegel
29-10-2009, 14:54:14
in the past.

The Mad Monk
29-10-2009, 18:44:57
Yeah, I didn't see any tribute on xkcd either.

Scabrous Birdseed
29-10-2009, 20:32:35
You blinked, you missed it.

30-10-2009, 10:11:15
was it like a temporary google thingy?

Greg W
30-10-2009, 10:55:38
I never really got into it, but I always thought of it as a very early... er... place to store your homepage I guess.

Scabrous Birdseed
30-10-2009, 14:05:34
was it like a temporary google thingy?

Pretty much. But worse coded.

30-10-2009, 14:21:20
He changed all the formatting of the page to look like geocities for the day.

All black and <blink>

Immortal Wombat
30-10-2009, 17:37:37
and some rather amusing html source as well

Resource Consumer
02-11-2009, 00:16:13
it always sucked :beer: closing