Interesting Facts About Yahoo

Interesting Facts About Yahoo

Yahoo the complex internet organism has complicated name.  Word “Yahoo” is shortcut for “Yet Another Hierarchical Officious Oracle”.  It was coined by PhD candidates at Stanford University: David Filo and Jerry Yang.

Yahoo took the world by storm in the late 1990’s and early 2000′ Internet Bubble years.  Yahoo mail was dominant and Yahoo search was as well.

As Google entered the scene along with Amazon and more effort from Microsoft, Yahoo’s share of the internet space started to slide.  In 2018, Yahoo continues its path of resurgence however.  Yahoo uses Bing technology for search and is now the #5 ranked URL in the U.S. in terms of web traffic.

Interesting data on search market share and Yahoo and Bing.

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