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e.g. Yahoo! provides, capabilities for locating information on the Internet
along with news, sports, weather, telephone directors, maps, games,
shopping, email, chat, discussion boards, and links to other sites. INTERNET BUSINESS MODELS 3. PORTALS BUSINESS MODEL
Specialized Portals help users with specific interests.
e.g. StarMedia is a Portal customized for Latin American Internet
users, and the Portal Sina.com is customized for Chinese users. Yahoo! And other Portals and Web content sites often combine content Yahoo!
and applications from many different sources and service providers.
and 4. OTHER BUSINESS MODELS
4. Other Internet Business Models use Syndicate as well , providing additional value.
For example, E-Trade, the discount Web trading site, purchase most of its content
from outside sources such as Reuters (news) and BigCharts.com .
from Online Syndicators, who aggregate content or applications from multiple sources,
package them for distribution, and resell them to third-party Web sites. Online
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This note was uploaded on 08/12/2011 for the course ITEC 421 taught by Professor Huseyingursev during the Spring '11 term at Eastern Mediterranean University.
- Spring '11