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Internet Amnesia: Clive James and his website

Richard MacManus' essay juxtaposes Clive James' cultural heritage with digital media preservation (via @Jeremy Cherfas):

We can certainly blame the algorithms of Big Tech for burying the past, but we must also apportion some of the blame on the software used to build websites – often developed by those same corporations.

The Web changes fast and history has shown it’s not always kind to the recent past.