519130 Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portals

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in (1) publishing and/or broadcasting content on the Internet exclusively or (2) operating Web sites that use a search engine to generate and maintain extensive databases of Internet addresses and content in an easily searchable format (and known as Web search portals). The publishing and broadcasting establishments in this industry do not provide traditional (non-Internet) versions of the content that they publish or broadcast. They provide textual, audio, and/or video content of general or specific interest on the Internet exclusively. Establishments known as Web search portals often provide additional Internet services, such as email, connections to other Web sites, auctions, news, and other limited content, and serve as a home base for Internet users.

Illustrative Examples:

Internet book publishers
Internet sports sites
Internet entertainment sites
Internet video broadcast sites
Internet news publishers
Internet periodical publishers
Internet radio stations
Internet search portals
Web search portals
Internet search Web sites
Internet social networking sites


Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
  • Providing wired broadband Internet access using own operated telecommunications infrastructure--are classified in U.S. Industry 517311, Wired Telecommunications Carriers;
  • Providing both Internet publishing and other print or electronic (e.g., CD-ROM, diskette) editions in the same establishment or using proprietary networks to distribute content--are classified in Subsector 511, Publishing Industries (except Internet), based on the materials produced;
  • Providing Internet access via client-supplied telecommunications connections--are classified in U.S. Industry 517919, All Other Telecommunications;
  • Providing streaming services on content owned by others--are classified in Industry 518210, Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services;
  • Wholesaling goods on the Internet--are classified in Sector 42, Wholesale Trade;
  • Retailing goods on the Internet--are classified in Sector 44-45, Retail Trade; and
  • Operating stock brokerages, travel reservation systems, purchasing services, and similar activities using the Internet rather than traditional methods--are classified with the more traditional establishments providing these services.
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Entries
519130 519130 519130  Advertising periodical publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Agricultural magazine and periodical publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Almanac publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Art publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Atlas publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Book publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Broadcasting exclusively on Internet, audio
519130 519130 519130  Broadcasting exclusively on Internet, video
519130 519130 519130  Business directory publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Calendar publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Catalog of collections publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Children's coloring book publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Comic book publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Diary and time scheduler publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Dictionary publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Directory publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Discount coupon book publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Electronic directory publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Encyclopedia publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Entertainment sites, Internet
519130 519130 519130  Fiction book publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Financial magazine and periodical publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Greeting card publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Guide, street map, publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Internet book publishers
519130 519130 519130  Internet broadcasting
519130 519130 519130  Internet comic book publishing
519130 519130 519130  Internet entertainment sites
519130 519130 519130  Internet magazine publishing
519130 519130 519130  Internet news publishers
519130 519130 519130  Internet newsletter publishing
519130 519130 519130  Internet newspaper publishing
519130 519130 519130  Internet periodical publishers
519130 519130 519130  Internet radio stations
519130 519130 519130  Internet search portals
519130 519130 519130  Internet search Web sites
519130 519130 519130  Internet sports sites
519130 519130 519130  Internet video broadcast sites
519130 519130 519130  Juvenile magazine and periodical publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Magazine publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Map publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Medical journal and periodical publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Newsletter publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Newspaper publishing, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Nonfiction book publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Pamphlet publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Pattern and plan (e.g., clothing patterns) publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Periodical publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Portals, web search
519130 519130 519130  Postcard publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Poster publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Professional book publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Professional magazine and periodical publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Publishers, Internet greeting card
519130 519130 519130  Publishers, Internet map
519130 519130 519130  Publishers, Internet racing form
519130 519130 519130  Racetrack program publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Racing form publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Radio guide publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Radio schedule publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Religious book publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Religious magazine and periodical publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Scholarly journal publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Scholastic magazine and periodical publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  School book publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  School textbook publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Scientific journal and periodical publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Search portals, Internet
519130 519130 519130  Social networking sites, Internet
519130 519130 519130  Special interest portals (e.g., parents sharing information about child rearing, etc.), Internet
519130 519130 519130  Street map and guide publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Technical magazine and periodical publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Technical manual publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Telephone directory publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Television guide publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Trade journal publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Trade magazine and periodical publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Travel guide book publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  University press publishers, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Video broadcasting, exclusively on Internet
519130 519130 519130  Web broadcasting
519130 519130 519130  Web communities
519130 519130 519130  Web search portals
519130 519130 519130  Yearbook (e.g., high school, college, university) publishers, exclusively on Internet