How to track history of a website – how it looked like in the past

Web Archive Wayback Machine

What Google looked like in the past, when they just launched their search engine. What was twitter’s appearance before some years, well, not only Google and Twitter, you can track back the history of any website and find out how it looked like in the past.

1. Go to Internet Archive’s Wayback Machine

2. Enter the URL of any site and click year and click any date to reveal the website’s appearance on that day.

Following are few screenshots of famous websites

This is Google in 1998

Google-in-1998 in 2007

Twitter-in-2007 in 2001




Nokia in 1996



Samsung in 2000


Abilash A

I am a Web and Graphic designer, specializing in designing and hosting websites, blogs and forums. I love technology and blogging is my passion. I also specialize in blogger to WordPress migration. Currently I work Full-Time as a Quality Control and Testing Engineer.