Yahoo completes 15 years: Yahoo! was created fifteen year ago and it has achieved many milestones during its journey of last fifteen years. It is not easy to imagine that someone accessing net is not using yahoo services. Yahoo is having more than 600 million users. Yahoo users, customers and partners celebrated its fifteen birthday across the world thanking yahoo for providing such services. Jerry and David have done a great job and made a revolution in the world of internet with yahoo whether it is its news service or messenger. They worked hard to make this website so great keeping in mind the need of the people and keeping them with the world with its timely inventions. Yahoo is counted among best search engine as well as chatting service on internet. Millions of users makes the valuable searches on yahoo everyday and take the benefit of its messengers to communicate with people from across the world. It is very special occasion for yahoo as it has completed it fifteen years in internet world and growing continuously with a large numbers of people joining its various services every day.
Yahoo became hobby to business: Jerry and David had not thought that they will make such a big internet company or will lead to a revolution in the internet world. It is interesting to know that they were couple of Stanford graduate students who were doing their research while their professor was on vacation. Their research was about their interest in web and suddenly all the cool stuff made available but it was not easy to keep track of thousands of great websites developing everywhere so they thought that it will be fun to make a catalog the sites by developing simple directory and they started it as their hobby to help the early users. Their catalogs became popular and there were large number of people accessing their website every day and now it was not easy for them to keep track of site by their own. After hard work and sleepless nights they decided to turn their hobby into their business which can make them money and they started building a company. It was start of a revolution in internet world with this great website. They wanted its services to be free with advertisements. In August 1995 they posted first advertisement which was a significant milestone in the internet history as well as for Yahoo! With time yahoo became the need of internet users as they provided the services which people were searching for and hobby of two graduate students changed into the world biggest internet company. Now they have employees across the world who are trying to provide best services and have made yahoo such a great portal for internet users where it stands today.
Yahoo! looking forward for next 15 years: Internet has become need of daily life and with time race for the better services are also increasing by the various websites. Fifteen years back from now there were just 18, 000 websites and less than ten million people across the world availing the internet services but now time has changes and there are more than 200 million websites now and about 90, 000 websites are created daily. With this population of internet users has also increased significantly and as per estimation about 1.6 million people use internet which is about 25 percent of the world’s population. With time this number is increasing at a very fast rate. Internet has changes life style of people that how they work, learn and live. Internet has overcome all barriers whether they are geographical or political. People can communicate from any part of world from one country to another if they have net messengers or mails and they can raise their voice through internet for the social causes. Internet has become very important tool in educating people as well and upcoming generations will be further availing better services. Yahoo has been leader from long time in various fields on internet and with growing technology it is also making changes for advancements. Yahoo has thousands of employees and millions of users, customers and partners which are making yahoo a great and yahoo is further looking to add more services which people can fulfill needs of people and want that a large number of users avail its services in future. Yahoo is expecting for its further growth in future with want billions of people to be part of this great site.
About Yahoo!: Yahoo! Inc. provides internet services worldwide and it is best known for its web portals, Yahoo! Search which is a search engine, Yahoo! Directory, Yahoo! Mail, Yahoo! News, advertising, online mapping service Yahoo! Maps, video sharing Yahoo! Video, and social media websites and services. Yahoo has the world’s largest market share of 17 percent in online display advertising. Yahoo! was founded by Jerry Yang and David Filo in January 1994 and was incorporated on March 1, 1995. Yahoo! has headquarters in Sunnyvale, California and presently has Carol Bartz as its chief executive officer and a member of the board of directors since January 13, 2009. He served before as executive chairperson of Autodesk. Roy J. Bostock is chairman of company at present. According the traffic analysis companies yahoo is among top attracters as it attracted at least 1.575 billion visitors annually by 2008 and global network of Yahoo! websites receives about 3.4 billion page views per day on an average which is large number. Yahoo is further moving ahead with millions of users across the world and is trying to prove itself in today’s world where internet is a need of daily life and a large number of competitors also trying to take the charge. Yahoo is still growing and improving its services according the needs of people which make it useful for people and people run towards its services instead of other websites. Yahoo is confident about its future growth because of their better services and dedicated employees and loyal users.Share