Tim Berners-Lee - A British Scientist at CERN, Invented the World Wide Web (WWW) in 1989. The Web was Originally conceived and Developed to Meet the Demand for Automatic Information-sharing between Scientists in Universities and institute around the world. On 6 August 1991, The World Wide Web becomes Publicly Available. There was no fanfare in the Global press, in fact, most people around the world didn't even know what the internet was. Here we've brought you 10 of the First things that ever happened on the internet.