Google fêtes the 30th anniversary of the World Wide Web or WWW with a GIF doodle. The inventor of WWW, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, was 33 when he submitted his proposal. GIF doodle features an old, plugged-in computer with a rotating globe. WWW is different from the Internet, and has nearly 2 billion websites online today. WWW is an online application built upon innovations like HTML language, URL 'addresses', HTTP.