It all began in April 1998, when Netflix started renting out DVD’s by mail. A year later Netflix changed its pay-for-use model into a subscription model. Nearly a decade later, Netflix changed their proposition to a streaming service, which changed the way millions of people spend their free time.
Netflix has picked up nearly 26 million global subscribers during the first half of the year, helping cement its status as one of the world’s most essential services in times of isolation or crisis.
Here is a look at how far Netflix has come from 1997 to today!