Ever wonder what the specific moment was that turned a start-up into a success? Technology-based websites and services, such as Instagram, YouTube, Groupon and other accomplished sites, don’t always start out as immediate hits. For instance, did you know that YouTube began its life as a video dating site dubbed “Tune In Hook Up”? Online videos didn’t become popular until more than a year later, when YouTube began allowing direct uploads to its site.
Each tech company has their own story, and in the following infographic you will quickly learn several pivotal moments in tech history.