The Top 10 Most Popular Sites of 2017 | 2018
Here are the top 10 Most Popular Sites of 2017 ranked by a combination of continually updated alexa traffic statistics.
1 | Facebook
Facebook is the most popular social media site on the web. Millions and millions of people use it every day to communicate with family and friends.
2 | Google
Google LLC is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products. These include online advertising technologies, search, cloud computing, software, and hardware.
3 | YouTube
YouTube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California. The service was created by three former PayPal employees—Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim—in February 2005.
4 | Twitter
Twitter is a mini-blogging application that you can use to send quick messages out to friends and family on the web. Find out more about Twitter and how you can use it.
5 | Wikipedia
Wikipedia was started on January 10, 2001 by Jimmy Wales and Larry Sanger as part of an earlier Internet encyclopedia named Nupedia. On January 15, 2001, Wikipedia became a separate website of its own.
Wikipedia is one of the most useful (and used!) sites on the Web. It's a "living" resource, in the sense that any piece of content is available to be edited from anyone with expertise in that particular topic. More people use Wikipedia worldwide than any other knowledge-based resource on the Web.
6 | LinkedIn
LinkedIn is a business- and employment-oriented social networking service that operates via websites and mobile apps.
7 | Baidu
Baidu is the largest Chinese language search engine in China, and is used by millions of people every single day.
8 | eBay
eBay Inc. is a multinational e-commerce corporation headquartered in San Jose, California that facilitates consumer-to-consumer and business-to-consumer sales through its website.
eBay is the largest auction site in the world, with literally millions of auctions going on worldwide every day. From collectible cookie jars to Rolls Royces, you're sure to find something here to fill your needs.
9 | Instagram
Instagram is a mobile, desktop, and Internet-based photo-sharing application and service that allows users to share pictures and videos either publicly, or privately to pre-approved followers.
10 | Bing
Bing is a web search engine owned and operated by Microsoft. Bing, Microsoft's flagship search engine, is a great way to find results on the Web.