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Yahoo! Geocities was a web hosting service founded in 1994 which allowed users to create web pages and place them in specific "cities" based on their subject. The United States Geocities service was shut down by Yahoo! in 2009.(Credit: Archive.org)

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Social media in the digital age

Anyone familiar with the internet is also likely to be a frequent Facebook, Twitter or Instragram user, sending out messages to friends across the globe or simply sharing a photo with their followers. But just a few decades ago, social media was practically nonexistant. Here is a list chronicling the evolution of social media in the internet age.