The Most Popular Websites Globally

The Most Popular Websites Globally

Alexa is a web information company and a tracking company that ranks the most popular websites on the net by calculating the number of visits a website gets on a daily basis. Using its latest findings, we have compiled a list of the some of the most popular websites around the world.

Wikipedia
With over 30 million articles, Wikipedia is a leading powerhouse of information of any subject you may have in your mind. This is a free encyclopedia developed collaboratively using the wiki software. Unlike the traditional encyclopedia, this encyclopedia is written and edited by volunteers across the world and is available in many different languages.

Linkedin.com
This is another popular website across the world. This website is a good networking tool that allows individuals to find connections to recommended job candidates, business partners, as well as industry experts. This website allows the registered users to have a list of contact details of people they know and would like to have in their business circle.

Twitter
Twitter is a social and microblogging website with billions of users globally. This service utilizes an instant messaging, SMS, as well as a web interface. You can do so much with this social media site as it lets you know all the news in sport, lifestyle, entertainment, music and much more.
Amazon.com
Amazon is one of the most customer-centric companies, which allows customers to find and discover anything they want to purchase online at the best deal possible.

Baidu.com
Baidu is often described as the Google of China. This is a leading search engine that avails the information in the Chinese language. This site offers everything you need to know in the Chinese language including movies, movies and was the first to offer the PDA and WAP-based mobile search in China.

YouTube
This website is designed specifically to help individuals to share videos. This website was founded by Chad Hurley, Jawed Karim, and Steve Chen in February 2005. Google later purchased this site for $1.65 billion in November 2006. You can use this website to upload, tag, and share your videos globally.

Facebook
Developed by Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook is the most popular social networking website that has over one billion users. This website allows you to share pictures, send a message and share videos.

Google
Although Google offers very many features, it is most popular as a search engine. However, it also offers Gmail email service, Google News, Google drive and docs among much more. It also owns Blogger and YouTube websites, allowing them to control other two most popular websites in the world.

There you have it; these are the most popular websites globally. We have not arranged them in any particular order, but they are all in top twenty Alexa rankings.