Changes must be reviewed before being displayed on this page. It is used to make webpages interactive and provide online programs, including video games. However, it intentionally shared no code with NCSA Mosaic. The internal codename for the company’s browser was Mozilla, which stood for “Mosaic killer”, as the company’s goal was to displace NCSA Mosaic as the world’s number one web browser. The first version of the Web browser, Mosaic Netscape 0. 9, was released in late 1994.
Within four months it had already taken three-quarters of the browser market and became the main browser for the Internet in the 1990s. To avoid trademark ownership problems with the NCSA, the browser was subsequently renamed Netscape Navigator in the same year, and the company took the name Netscape Communications. Netscape Communications realized that the Web needed to become more dynamic. Web designers and part-time programmers to assemble components such as images and plugins, where the code could be written directly in the Web page markup. Eich wrote one in 10 days, in May 1995.