The 800 lb Gorilla of the Internet
Why? Yahoo! is the No. 1 Internet brand globally and reaches the largest audience worldwide. Yahoo! offers a comprehensive branded network of services to more than 200 million individuals each month worldwide.
Yahoo has survived the Internet “Bubble Burst” by providing value-added paid services.
Yahoo Services? Hundreds of special services offered globally .
Take a look at http://yahoo.com
Yahoo Mail Features
· Access it anywhere you can get on the Internet- great for travellers
· Pick up your regular ISP mail easily
· Address books (Netscape, Outlook Express and Outlook ) can be imported in Yahoo Mail
· Handles attachments, free
· Very Customizable
· "SpamGuard" send most junk mail to a special folder
· Has Virus Scan capability for attachments
· Fast and reliable servers
· 6 megs of storage free, more available
Yahoo Calendar features:
· accessible anywhere
· great email reminder system
· very customizable--set special holidays, colors, display
· easy to use
· Integrated with Yahoo Mail
· Printable formats
· Setup instructions at http://palmettobay.com/calendar
Yahoo Finance features
· Easy to use, fast response
· Relatively uncluttered (for a "free" service)
· Can get in-depth information on any listed stock
· Makes hard to find information readily available i.e. foreign market quotes and news, options, SEC filings, Insider Trading etc.
· Customizable features and display