Category: web history

Hypertext and Community: A Paper

Jorn Barger, the NewsPage Network, and the Emergence of the Weblog Community is my contribution to the Hypertext and Community track of the Hypertext 2009 conference. Working from the online archival record, the paper aims to show that the “weblog community”, the blogosphere’s predecessor, was conceived by Jorn Barger, who departed from Dave Winer‘s NewsPage… Read more »