Top 10 Best And Popular Websites On The Web As Per Alexa Traffic Rankings

1. Google

1. Google

Google is a multinational public company basically dealing with Internet search , cloud computing and in Internet advertising. Google was founded in the year 1998. It was founded by Sergey M. Brin and Lawrence E. Page. Eric E. Schmidt is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the company. In the year 2009 this website and its products earned a revenue of US$ 23.65 billion. The corporation registered total number of employees to 23,331. The products such as Google search engine , Google Gmail , Google Adsense , Google Adwords and Blogger are major traffic generated products of Google.



Facebook is a social networking website operated and owned privately by Facebook Inc. It has more than 500 million active users which is nearly one person for every 14 persons. It is been founded by Mark Zuckerberg who is also the Chief Executive Officer and Chris Hughes. The revenue of this website is all around US$ 800 million and a registered employees around 1770. Users on this website can create there personal profile , add friends to their networks, exchange messages and send notifications regarding comments.

3. Youtube

Youtube is one of the biggest video-sharing website. This website has users who come make a account , upload , share and view videos. It was founded by former three paypal employees Steve Chen , Chad Hurley and Jawed Karim in the year 2005. Chad Hurley is the chief executive officer of the website. Google recently owned this website for its own promotional purposes. Website slogan is "Broadcast Yourself". This website have Google Adsense advertising.

4. Yahoo

Yahoo website is been owned by the Yahoo Inc. who provide the Internet services worldwide. It was founded in the year 1995 by Jerry Yang and David Filo. Carol Bartz is the chief executive officer of this website. Its traffic popularity has made it to reach number 4 spot in Alexa Rankings. Earning a revenue of US$ 6.4 billion for the year 2009 and having a registered employees around 13,900. Some of this websites products are Yahoo mail , Flickr and Wretch etc ...

5. Live

Windows Live is one of the websites of Microsoft. This most famous websites provides functionality of web services and mobile services. Its website which is non-commercial and created by Microsoft in

the year 2005. Generally it provides software plus services. Alexa traffic rankings make it top 5 most visited website.

6. Baidu

Baidu is a chinese search engine which was built to search websites , audio files and images. It was founded in the year 2000 in China. Robin Li and Eric Xu are the founders of this search engine. Robin Li is the chairman and chief executive officer of the website. This websites total revenue is around US$ 651 million for the year 2009. It has registered a total employees around 6,252.

7. Wikipedia

Wikipedia is a free, web based encyclopedia mainly owned by Wikipedia Foundation. It has around 16 million articles and these articles can be edited by anyone. The slogan of the website is "The free encyclopedia that anyone can edit". It was mainly founded by Jimmy Wales and Larry Sanger in the year 2001. Having a Alexa traffic rank of 7.

8. Blogger

Blogger is a blog publishing website. It allows users to make their own blog with free of cost. Generally its blog hosting website which charges no money. Blogger is at present acquired by Google Inc. It is made commercial mainly for Adsense advertising. It was launched in the year 1999 by the Pyra Labs and at present has the Alexa traffic rank of 8.

9. MSN

MSN also been termed as The Microsoft Network. This website is a collection of internet sites which provides different services and products. It is been owned by Microsoft. It was launched in the year 1995. Some of the services offered are Hotmail and Messenger. Its portal and commercial website.

10. Twitter

Twitter is a social networking website and a micro-blogging website , which enables users all around the world to read and send messages to other users called as Tweets. The website is owned by Twitter Inc. The website was founded by Jack Dorsey , Evan Williams and Biz Stone. Dick Costolo is the Chief Executive Officer of the Website. It registered a total revenue of US$ 150 million in the year 2010. Website slogan is "What's happening. ?". Over 300 employees are registered to this company.Being launched in the year 2006, this website has quickly earned a Alexa Rank of 10.  

Article Written By jontymagicman

I am DInesh Varyani.

Last updated on 26-07-2016 181 0

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