GeoCities closes, ArchiveTeam tries to save its pages

26 Oct 2009

Founded in 1994 as Beverly Hills Internet, GeoCities was purchased in 1999 by Yahoo for approximately $3 billion and it's possible it never made a profit for Yahoo. On the site, anyone could create her or his own Web page for free. Earlier this year Yahoo stopped accepting new Web page registrations, and while current GeoCities members could still update their sites they were advised time and a



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Sharon Hill

Sharon Hill has been a senior writer / analyst with the AIM Group since 2004, except for a two-year time-out to serve as sales and marketing manager for Suburban Newspapers of America. She worked at newspapers in California, the Carolinas and Indiana as a classified advertising sales supervisor and manager, and in newspaper circulation in Alaska. At the SNA, she was responsible for bringing in new members; lining up exhibitors, and helping develop programs for the classified conference and the classified alliance. She is also co-author of “Implementing and Managing Telework: A Guide for those who make it Happen” (Praeger Press) and a prolific blogger and social media user. She is based in Phoenix.