Since the internet was available to the public, people have been creating sites. There are so many sites online and you can find nearly everything. Sometimes, there are multiple sites for the same service. It’s not hard to create a site online. It can be done very easily but getting people to use the site can be difficult. This is because, there should be something unique or a require services provided. This may require an investment of sorts. There should be content in a site and the content should make people interested in the site.
Similarly, some sites attract a large number of unique visitors and repeat visitors. This can bring lot of revenue for the site through advertising. Advertisers would advertise content around the site, in which they will have to pay the site. This is a win-win situation because the site gets paid and the advertiser gets exposure for their product or service. Social media sites are very popular with advertisers because they can obtain information through social media monitoring. Here’s a list of the most popular sites in the world.
Google.com is the most popular site in the world. Its simply popular because it is a search engine. To visit any other site, the user has to go through the google search site. Google.com became the most popular search engine because it was simplistic and fast compared to the competition. Google.com has become so popular that, the term “Google it” has become synonym with, search it on the internet. Due to this, Google.com is the first site people log into when they start their browser.
YouTube.com is a video sharing site where a large community make and upload videos on to the site. YouTube was founded in 2005 and has grown tremendously over the years. YouTube.com has various forms of content which is viewed by billions. Over 400 hours of content is uploaded on to the site every minute and even a lifetime won’t be enough to view all content. YouTube.com is very popular with advertisers as they can use targeted advertising and receive social insights as well. Even video uploaders can earn a certain percentage of revenue from the videos they upload.
Facebook.com is the most popular social networking site in the world. Users can add their profile and add friends, chat, upload pictures and connect with everyone. Facebook is a site that is highly targeted by advertisers and its easy to identify peoples interest. Due to it’s popularity, Facebook.com is the 3rd most visited site in the world. People log in to Facebook.com more frequently than checking their emails.