Top 5 Most Successful Internet Entrepreneurs

| November 25, 2011

Lets see the list of top 5 internet entrepreneurs. These people are very fascinating as they have revolutionized the world with their amazing skills and abilities.

Sergey Brin & Larry Page – Google

These young men founded Google back in 1994 . They are now ranked as the 26th richest men on earth. Brin is a Russian American and Page is an American Computer Scientist.  Brin and Page both have the personal wealth of $16.7 billion each. The two launched Google when they were students at Stanford for PhD. Google is the most successful internet company in the world.

Larry Page and Sergey Bin

Mark Zuckerberg – Facebook

The then Harvard student came up an incredible idea, making a Social Website which helped in effective socializing. Mark along with his friends made The Facebook. Facebook was initially accessible for Harvard students, then for the top US Universities. In no time, it went global. The Facebook has developed a lot and is now the most famous social site. Mark is the youngest billionaire on earth with $ 17.5 billion.

Mark Zuckerberg

Evan Williams – Blogger and Twitter

Evan runs the company Pyra Labs which is accredited with creating two most popular internet companies i.e. Blogger and Twitter. He has been the CEO of the latter site. Evans came up with the word “Blogger”, now the word Blog is a common word in our language. He founded Twitter, which is a free blogging site. It gets 6 million unique users daily. Evan’s net worth is estimated to be around $200 million.

Evan Williams

Craig Newmark – Craigslist

Craig made the internet company Craigslist. He lives in San Francisco. Craig started to work with internet and services in 1996. In 1999, he made his company Craigslist. Craigslist was distributed to various US cities. Now Craigslist works in 570 cities in 50 different countries. The site provides many different services like advertisements, sections devoted to jobs, housing and personals, for sale, services, community, gigs, résumés, and discussion forums.

Craig Newmark


Jeff Bezos —

Jeff is the CEO, founder and Chairman of board of The site is the largest online retailer site.  He worked as a successful Computer Scientist after graduation from Princeton University in 1986. Jeff conceived the idea of making an online site during a road trip from New York to Seattle. He started the company in his garage. It was initially thought to be an electronic commerce company. His net worth is estimated to be $18.1 billion.

Internet is a very big market and it provides many job opportunities to millions around the globe. And also a very ripe place to make a good fortune.


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