Internet Apocalypse? How Will SOPA Affect Your Business? [Pics]

  • January 18th, 2012
  • Dan Bischoff

Internet Apocalypse? How Will SOPA Affect Your Business? [Pics]Many popular Internet sites are on strike today, protesting the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA), a censorship bill that may severely affect the way business is done online. It may cripple many entrepreneurs and anyone else that uses the Internet — which in today’s age means nearly everyone. Some see this as the apocalypse of the Internet. For more detailed information on the dangers of SOPA, check out this article from Mashable.

Below I’ve captured screenshots of many of the sites — like Wikipedia, Google, WordPress — that are protesting today and showing what the Internet may look like if SOPA goes through.

How the Internet Will Look After SOPA

Wikipedia:

Internet Apocalypse? How Will SOPA Affect Your Business? [Pics]

Google:

Internet Apocalypse? How Will SOPA Affect Your Business? [Pics]

More Google:

Internet Apocalypse? How Will SOPA Affect Your Business? [Pics]

Wired:

Internet Apocalypse? How Will SOPA Affect Your Business? [Pics]

The Oatmeal:

Internet Apocalypse? How Will SOPA Affect Your Business? [Pics]

Wordpress:

Internet Apocalypse? How Will SOPA Affect Your Business? [Pics]

Reddit:

Internet Apocalypse? How Will SOPA Affect Your Business? [Pics]

Your Turn

What do you think? Will this bill pass? Are you worried? If it does, how do you think it’ll affect you?

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  • Dan Bischoff

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