The Trailblazing, Candy-Colored History Of The Online Banner Ad

The much-maligned and little-clicked banner ad is 20 years old. We talk with its creators about the glory days of online ad innovation.

Contrary to lore, there was no “first” banner ad. When HotWired, Wired magazine’s digital arm, launched 20 years ago, it did so with not one, but many, banner ads to support its exclusive digital content.

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