Yahoo7 formerly known as Yahoo Australia is an internet portal that offers a range of services to their subscribers around the world. The company is jointly owned by Oath Inc. and Seven West Media who equally owned 50% shares. They offer an incredible web portal through which users email, get access to online news, weather, retail comparison, travel, and lifestyle content services. The company’s board of Directors consist of Global Controller & Chief Accounting Officer, SVP of Engineer, Seven West Media CRO, and Seven West Media CEO.
Yahoo Australia Products & Services
The company’s products & services are mainly divided into three parts, named online content, Plus7, and Web. The online content is taken by the Yahoo7 from many different sources that include Seven Network, Pacific Magazines and lots of Sony’s third-party content. On the other hand, Plus7 allow the views to see selected TV shows having locked commercials and update of the Seven News. This service is available on many different devices, like mobile, Android, iOS, and tablet devices. In Web category, a localized version its Yahoo! Communication is hosted by the company.
Yahoo Australia History
The company was launched as Yahoo Australia on 1 September 1997, whereas they changed its name to Yahoo7
in January 2006. In the same year, the company expanded its services to New Zealand when they found Yahoo!Xtra in a partnership with Telecom New Zealand. However, they changed its name to Yahoo! New Zealand in April 2011 when Telecom’s shares were acquired by the Yahoo7.