What is Yahoo?
A vast website platform that provides visitors with search engine services and has become the informational hub on news, sports, weather, and entertainment.
A Sample of Yahoo Services
Yahoo introduced its email service in 1997 and as of November 2010 there are 273.1 million users. In May 2011 Yahoo permanently released the new and faster Yahoo Mail interface which incorporates:
- Enhanced security and unlimited storage
- Instant photo and video viewing
- Mobile friendly
- Social media capable
Yahoo News is an aggregator of top stories from new services like Reuters, Fox News, USA Today, CNN, BBC News and many other. As of July 2011, Yahoo News received 120 million unique visitors a month.
Yahoo Answers is a community Q&A site where users submit questions to get answered and answer questions posted by other users.
Yahoo Local is a system that offers businesses a platform to list detail information about their business and to reach local customers.
Yahoo Sports provides the latest on sports news, rumors, games, scores and fantasy.