Most Emailed News : 7 Years Ago

memory flash back. Y! News launched it’s Most-emailed stories and photos page back in Feb 2000 and New York Times wrote an article that we were the first ones to aggregate and show the data back to users

Back then, we looked at what users were emailing, when we troubleshoot the system and noticed a lot of good and funny photos and stories. Hence the Most-emailed page was born

See the article here
nytimes.com New Economy; Yahoo charts the spread of the news by e-mail, and what it finds out is itself becoming news.

See our real time page here
http://news.yahoo.com/mostpopular

About these ads
About

Senior Principal Architect @ Yahoo

Posted in engineer, yahoo

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s