The 1995 release of GeoCities for the Nintendo GameBoy allowed users to create and browse websites for free. A game link cable was required to connect to another user’s GameBoy in order to see their site. Communities were slow to grow as groups waited in line to share one cable.

The GeoCities catridge for the Nintendo GameBoy. (Cartridge art by BLUEamnesiac
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