NewEnglandFilm.com in 2000.

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NewEnglandFilm: A Retrospective

A visual tour of the past 20 years of NewEnglandFilm.com

21 Feb , 2018   Posted by:

In this visual tour through the past 20 years of NewEnglandFilm.com, take a look at the major milestones that the site has experienced.

Also take a look at an interview with Michele Meek, the founder/publisher of NewEnglandFilm.com.

August 1997
The very first issue of NewEnglandFilm.com featuring 
2 articles and a “Seen on the Scene” section.
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December 1997
A few months after launch, a redesign of NewEnglandFilm.com incorporates additional articles and sections.
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April 1998
As the site grows, NewEnglandFilm.com adds a sidebar with additional links and sections in addition to the header navigation.  A search box is added to find past articles.
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July 1998
Almost in time for the first year anniversary, NewEnglandFilm.com drops the “magazine” ending to its name and begins to offer advertising.
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August 1998
NewEnglandFilm.com launches its industry directory of companies, crew and organizations.
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July 1999
For the 2-year anniversary, NewEnglandFilm.com launches a redesign with a cleaner look and divides the site into key sections.
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August 2000
On the 3-year anniversary, NewEnglandFilm.com revises its logo and launches a new site with improved navigation and design.
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February 2002
NewEnglandFilm.com’s monthly email newsletter converts to HTML format.
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June 2004
NewEnglandFilm.com launches a new community section featuring an updated section on local films and new discussion forums.
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November 2008
NewEnglandFilm.com launches a redesign, with a new look-and-feel, as well as a behind-the-scenes content management system, converting articles, directory listings, and other content into a database.
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September 2009
NewEnglandFilm.com launches its first Online New England Film Festival.
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May 2015
NewEnglandFilm.com redesigns its site for an updated look-and-feel, integrating features like video and images for industry directory listings.
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