This is a list of the world’s largest Internet-based companies revenue and market capitalization. Internet-based companies revolutionized business by connecting with consumers and end users through the Internet. The list is limited to dot-com company, defined as a company that does the majority of its business on the Internet, with yearly revenues more than 1 billion USD.
Google is an American multinational public company, which has invested in Internet search, cloud computing, and advertising systems. Thus it creates and develops many services and products based on the Internet, and this profit mainly earns it’s advertising program Ad Words. The company was founded by two Ph.D. students from Stanford University, Larry Page, and Sergey Brin. In 2017, its total internet company revenue was $110.86 billion. Google has a market cap of $763.03 billion as of February 16, 2018.
Amazon is a continuous active online store that sells books, movies, games, DVDs, music CDs, mobile phones, computer software and other accessories. This is the largest continuous active store so far. It was started by Jeff Bizzos in 1995. In 2017, it reported $177.866 billion in total internet company revenue. It has a market cap of $707.75 billion as of February 16, 2018.
Facebook is a free social networking service on the Internet. Through which its members can keep in touch with their friends, family, and associates. Its users can join the networks set up in the city, school, workplace or area and exchange ideas among themselves. It was started by Mark Zuckerberg, a Harvard student 2004. Its market cap stands at $521.4 billion as of February 16, 2014. Facebook reported total internet company revenue of $40.65 billion in 2017.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) is China’s famous e-commerce company. The company mainly operates in China and when it’s first public offering (IPO) came on September 19, 2014; its market value was measured at 231 billion US dollars. In 2016, then its revenue was $15.69 billion. A market cap of Alibaba is $479.43 billion as of February 16, 2018.
Tencent is the world’s largest investment corporation, one of the largest Internet and technology companies, as well as the largest and most important gaming and social media company in the world. Its many services include social network, music, web portals, e-commerce, mobile games, internet services, payment systems, Smartphone’s, and multiplayer online games, which are all among the world’s biggest and most successful in their respective categories. Hence offerings in China include the well-known instant messenger Tencent QQ and one of the largest web portals, QQ.com. In 2017, its revenues stood at $21.9 billion. Then it has a market cap of approx. $535 billion as of February 16, 2018.
It is an American entertainment company founded by Reed Hastings and Marc Randolph on August 29, 1997.Netflix is the world’s leading internet entertainment service with over 117 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 140 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including original series, documentaries and feature films. We can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. We can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments. In 2017, its total revenues were $11.69 billion. Then its market cap is $121.62 billion as of February 16, 2018.
Salesforce is an American cloud computing company headquartered in San Francisco, California. Its revenue comes from a customer relationship management (CRM) product, Salesforce also sells commercial applications of social networking through acquisition and internal development. In 2016, its total revenues were $8.39 billion. Then it has a market cap of $81.76 billion as of February 16, 2018.
Priceline.com is an American company and a commercial website that helps traveler’s travel-related purchases, such as airline tickets and hotel stays for discount rates. The company is not a direct supplier of these services; instead, it facilitates the provision of travel services by its suppliers to its customers. It’s headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut, United States. Priceline.com is own by Booking Holdings. In 2016, its total revenues were $10.74 billion. Then it has a market cap of $88.683 billion as of February 14, 2018.
Baidu is a Chinese and Japanese language detective tool. It established on 18 January 2000. It searches websites, audio files, and images.Despite there are a total of 57 search services and other community services (such as the online encyclopedia, etc.) of Baidu. Robin Lee and Eric Joo were the founders. Both were founders of sugar. According to Alexa Internet banking, Baidu’s place was the eighth in April 2010. In 2016, its total revenues were $10.16 billion. Then it has a market cap of $86.25 billion as of February 16, 2018.
JD.com Company founded by Liu Qiangdong in July 1998, and its B2C platform goes online in 2004. It started as an online magneto-optical store but soon diversified, selling electronics, mobile phones, computers and similar items. The company changed its domain name to 360buy.com in June 2007 and then to JD.com in 2013. In 2016, its total revenues were $37.63 billion. Then its market cap is $66.83 billion as of February 16, 2018
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