On 6 August 1991: The World Wide Web changed how the channel would sell forever

Josh Budd
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CRN's sister publication CPI looks back at how the World Wide Web opened the door to new sales models for resellers

On this day in 1991, Sir Tim Berners-Lee's World Wide Web went live for the general public. In his 1990 proposal document, Berners-Lee (pictured) described his World Wide Web as a way "to link a...

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