Yahoo! is one of the two biggest Internet companies in the world with nearly 650 million unique users visiting their website every month. It started off a web directory but has progressed to include categories like news, mail, finance, maps, sports and much more. It has become a mini universe where people can find all the resources they need to work on the internet.
It offers its services in 30 languages and in 2013 was the most used portal in the U.S. overtaking long time rival Google. In 2012, it earned profits of $3.94 billion against a revenue of $5 billion. That is 79% profit percentage on the revenue earned which is the highest among all the Fortune 500 companies.