Skip to content

Happening Now

Salute our military heroes this holiday season

Topic - Naver

Naver (Hangul: 네이버) is a popular search portal in South Korea, which holds a market share of over 70% in 2011. Naver was launched in June 1999 by ex-Samsung employees, and it debuted as the first Web portal in South Korea that used its own proprietary search engine. Among Naver's features is "Comprehensive Search", launched in 2000, which provides results from multiple categories on a single page. It has since added new services such as "Knowledge Search", launched in 2002. It also provides Internet services including a news service, an e-mail service, an academic thesis search service, and a children's portal. In 2005, Naver launched Happybean, the world's first online donation portal, which allows users to find information and make donations to over 20,000 civil society and social welfare organizations. - Source: Wikipedia

Related Stories

No Stories Found