13 Dec '17, 12pm
Bill Slawski - The Search Community Honors You
I started promoting websites when I was working at the highest level civil and criminal trial court in the State of Delaware, and a friend who had taught me how to build a PC needed someone to build a website for him. I picked up a book on learning HTML in 2 weeks, and put together a website. I started promoting it after building it. His sister worked for Digital Equipment Corp selling computers, and she sent us an email telling us that her company had just launched a new Website, Altavista.digital.com, and we might like it. We visited, and realized it would be a good idea to be included, and learned how to submit the site to the new search engine. As newer ones, such as Google showed up, I started learning about those as well. I joined Kim Krause Berg as a moderator of a Yahoo small business & Website promotion club. Within a couple of years, we started up Cre8asiteforums...