Friday, 24 April 2009
we built this city on rock and roll
Geocities will cease to exist later this year, Yahoo have announced. For many, this is irrelevant. For me, this is heartbreaking. Geocities was my introduction to site-building, simple as it was. Only recently I was reminiscing, you may recall - 'peteswayuk', march 7th - about the wonders of the network's chunky goodness. And soon it will be gone. Yahoo seem to be hinting at a summertime cull, and will be letting us know how to 'save our site data' then.
Sigh. All things must end. See that graphic? I loved that graphic. I spent weeks on end shouting at that graphic. And now... sigh...