The Rise and Fall of Yahoo! [Infographic]

Over the last decade and a half Yahoo! went from the go-to search engine for a significant majority of internet users to, for many,  a mere footnote in the history of the internet’s meteoric rise in popular use.

An infographic from Focus charts the rise and fall of Yahoo! with a timeline mapped against pivotal moments in Yahoo! history and the success or failures accompanying those moments. Click on the link below to see it full size.

The Rise and Fall of Yahoo! [TechCrunch]

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