Here’s what 20 of Quebec’s most popular sites looked like 20 years ago


We don’t talk about it much, but 20 years ago, that was 2002.

Many things have changed since then, starting with the advent of flying cars and social networking.

Technology is certainly the field that has seen the most drastic changes, but fortunately the eighth wonder of the world, Internet Archive Wayback Machineexists and allows us to measure the progress that has occurred over the past two decades.

We’ve checked some of the websites that Quebecers use most often on a daily basis and the results are amazing.

2002 was the prehistoric year of the internet after all!

Discover with us:

Hydro-Quebec in 2002


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Hydro-Quebec in 2022


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SAAQ in 2002


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SAAQ in 2022


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STM in 2002


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STM in 2022


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SÉPAQ in 2002


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SÉPAQ in 2022


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Metro 2002


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Metro 2022


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IGA in 2002


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IGA in 2022


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Provigo in 2002


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Provigo in 2022


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SAQ in 2002


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SAQ in 2022


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Desjardins in 2002


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Desjardins in 2022


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The National Bank in 2002


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The National Bank in 2022


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Videotron in 2002


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Videotron in 2022


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Bell in 2002


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Bell in 2022


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Journal de Montreal in 2002 (or rather, its predecessor Kanoe …)


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Montreal Journal in 2022


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press in 2002


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Press 2022


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RDS in 2002


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RDS in 2022


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Meteomedia in 2003


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Meteomedia in 2022


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CAPs in 2002


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Consolidated Appeals in 2022


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Montreal Canadiens in 2002


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Montreal Canadiens in 2022


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Montreal Expo in 2002


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Montreal Expo 2022


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La Ronde in 2002


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La Ronde in 2022


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