A major internet portal and service provider offering search results, customizable content, chatrooms, free e-mail, clubs, and pager. [Description from dmoz]
Yahoo! wants to spread some cheer to Internet users around the world. A leading online portal, Yahoo! draws people to its network of Web sites with a mix of news, entertainment, and shopping, as well as a search engine and Internet directory. It also offers registered users personalized Web pages, e-mail, and message boards. Yahoo! publishes content in some 30 languages. It generates most of its revenue through advertising and online marketing sales, but it also charges fees for premium services to some 10 million users. Yahoo! offers broadband Internet access through partnerships with telecommunications firms. In 2008 Yahoo! rejected Microsoft's unsolicited buyout offer. [Description from Hoover's]
This site reaches over 75 million U.S. monthly people.The typical visitor uses PayPal, reads The Motley Fool, and watches CNBC.