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A Brief History of

The roots of what would become began in 2005 with 2 other websites: and Over the years these 2 websites would grow in size and popularity. These 2 websites received a large quantity of visitors and the people who visited usually stayed to browse the website. Unfortunately, the Ad revenue for these history related websites was not enough to keep the websites profitable. In fact, the annual costs of hiring writers to craft articles for the websites were greater than the ad revenue that these websites generated. Sometime around 2012 they closed up shop.

While these 2 websites were the most popular, there were a few other history related websites that shared the same fate. There were also many popular history related articles written for various websites which I owned and were closed down over the years. launched around 2010 but it never achieved the popularity of and

In 2022, relaunched with a new more appealing design and a much larger set of content. combines articles from over 7 different websites. In addition to the short articles, I have includeda lot of photos to keep things light and approachable. The articles were all written by various professional writers over many years

Perhaps the biggest change is that my objective for the website is no longer to make it profitable. If it brings someone joy to read some of these articles than it was worth the time spent creating it.

Don't take my word for it - all of this information is available on the Wayback Machine which is a great website that promises "Explore more than 702 billion web pages saved over time". The Wayback Machine takes snapshots of websites over the past decades. Take a look and you will find most of the's articles in older websites from the early 2000's which I owned and eventually shut down. Please visit the website at:

  • 2005-2008

    What was

    You could say that parts of started years ago when the first articles were created for and

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    • Many of the earliest history articles in the current were written by the professionals at

    Excerpt from the website, "Here at ArticlesandContent, research is the company motto. We have over fifty talented writers, all of whom possess a wealth of experience, their work required to pass through our editors proofing before being offered to you the client. We have a pride in our work and we deliver on time. We have many long-term clients. If you should choose to commission us for your project, you will be pleasantly surprised by the friendly efficient service we will offer you."

  • 2005 to 2012 and are launched. and were popular websites. Many of the articles on this website were once part of and

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  • 2010 to 2017 Evolves Over The Years

    Combining content from many older websites, started to take shape between 2010 and 2017. Around 2017, after I found the design of the website was not what I hoped, I took the website offline until I could rebuild it from scratch.

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    • The older design was not what I hoped it would be. To get the website to where it could be, I needed to rebuild it from the ground up.