Below is a list of our favorite internet companies not counting our own.
This is not some complicated study — just a pick of our top ten favorite internet companies.
Check out the list below and see if any of your favorites made the cut and feel free to list your top ten in the comments section!
Top Ten Internet Companies:
1.) Google – operates the leading Internet search engine, offering targeted search results from billions of Web pages.
2.) Youtube – YouTube allows billions of people to discover, watch and share originally-created videos.
3.) IMDB – one of the most popular online entertainment destinations, with over 100 million unique users each month and a solid and rapidly growing mobile presence.
4.) TMZ – TMZ altered the entertainment news landscape by changing the way the public gets its news. Frequently referenced by various media, TMZ is one of the most-cited entertainment news sources, utilized by national network and local newsgathering organizations across the country.
5.) Amazon – What began as Earth’s biggest bookstore has become Earth’s biggest everything store. Expansion has propelled Amazon.com in innumerable directions. While the website still offers millions of books, movies, games, and music, electronics and other general merchandise categories, including apparel and accessories, auto parts, home furnishings, health and beauty aids, toys, and groceries ring up more than 50% of sales.
6.) Huffington post – an American news website and content aggregating blog founded by Arianna Huffington, Kenneth Lerer, and Jonah Peretti, featuring various news sources and columnists which lean liberal. The site offers coverage of politics, media, business, entertainment, living, style, the green movement, world news, and comedy, and has news, blogs, and original content.
7.) wikipedia – Wikipedia is an online free-content encyclopedia that you can edit and contribute to. Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales has described Wikipedia as “an effort to create and distribute a multilingual free encyclopedia of the highest quality to every single person on the planet in his or her own language.”
8.) Yahoo – Its network of websites offers news, entertainment, and shopping, as well as search results powered by Microsoft’s Bing offering. It services also includes Communications & Communities (including Yahoo! Mail, Yahoo! Messenger, Yahoo! Groups, and Flickr), Search and Marketplaces (Yahoo! Search), and Media (Yahoo! Homepage, Yahoo! Finance, and Yahoo! Sports).
9.) Twitter – Twitter operates a free digital service site that blends social networking with the ability to post short messages (or micro-blogs) limited to 140 characters or less, commonly known by users as “Tweets.” Twitter’s service is designed for use on personal computers and via mobile devices, such as iPhone and BlackBerry smart phones.
10.) Facebook – the star of the online social networking craze. Users post photos and information about themselves and connect with one another through online profiles. The site was launched in 2004 by Harvard undergraduate Mark Zuckerberg (CEO) as an online version of the Harvard Facebook.