Company Overview

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Founded:
1995
Founders:
Christopher Williams, Anthony Antonuccio, J. Scott Benson, See All (4)
Headquarters:
Waltham, MA
Categories:
Curated Web

Lycos is a search engine, web portal, and network of email, webhosting, social networking, and entertainment websites.

Description

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Lycos is one of the original (est. 1995) and most widely-known Internet brands in the world, evolving from one of the first search engines on the web, into a comprehensive network of social media web sites that foster online communities. Lycos's award-winning products and services include tools for blogging, web publishing and hosting, online games, e-mail, and search.

Lycos consistently averages 12 - 15 million monthly unique visitors in the U.S. The Lycos Network of sites and services include Lycos.com, Tripod, Angelfire, HotBot, Gamesville, WhoWhere, and Lycos Mail. Integrated, these sites help individual users retrieve, manage, consume and create information tailored to meet his or her personal interests.

Lycos has been a pioneer in intelligent spidering search technology, combining its proprietary technology with other best in class search services to provide a powerful and relevant search experience for... See More

Current Team (4)

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Products (7)

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    Gamesville

    Gamesville.com is the web's premier destination for free online Game Shows that produce REAL..
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    Angelfire

    Angelfire was added to CrunchBase in 2008
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    Lycos Domains

    Lycos Domains was added to CrunchBase in 2008
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    Tripod

    At Tripod, we fully believe that building a website should be simple. Whether it’s for a small..
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    Webon

    Webon was launched in 2008
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    Weather Zombie

    Weather Zombie was added to CrunchBase in 2011
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    HotBot

    HotBot was launched in 1998

Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Headquarters

    100 5th Avenue

    Waltham, MA 02451

    USA

Competitors (1)

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    Hurdan

    Hurdan is a question answering website.

Images (3)

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