Yahoo goes Bonker for Floyd Mayweather Jr's win over Juan Manuel Marquez By Johnny Benz (Sept 20, 2009) DoghouseBoxing
It was an extremely hot night for the sport of Boxing. Shortly after his impressive 12 round unanimous decision over Juan Manuel Marquez, Floyd Mayweather Jr. became the feature story on Yahoo.com's homepage.
The web is on fire with Floyd Mayweather Jr Mania, and one look at Yahoo.com's homepage proves. (See actual YAHOO Feature Photo on this Page) Folks, in order to become the feature story on Yahoo, the subject must be super hot. Yahoo's homepage is the most accessed page on the planet. Don't take my word for it, go to Quantcast.com and Alexa.com and see Yahoo's number one rank for yourself.
Yahoo uses research / data from their popular web search engine to tabulate what stories deserve to be a Feature.
In order for Mayweather Jr. to land on the cover of the hottest piece of real estate on the net... there had to be a huge buzz surrounding him.
His victory tonight has the web and Boxing on Fire. Mayweather Jr. certainly deserves a Massive "YAHOO!" for recognition.