NAICS Code Description

519290 - Web Search Portals and All Other Information Services

Top Businesses by Annual Sales for 519290 – Click for Complete Profiles:

Meta Platforms IncLinkedin Corporation
Booking Holdings IncYelp Inc
Twitter IncBlucora Inc
Costar Group IncWest Publishing Corporation
Sabre CorporationAcxiom LLC

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in 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) or providing other information services not elsewhere classified. 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.

Illustrative Examples:

News clipping services
Telephone-based recorded information services
Stock photo agencies
Web search portals

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--

  • Providing wired broadband Internet access services using own operated telecommunications infrastructure--are classified in U.S. Industry 517111, Wired Telecommunications Carriers;
  • Providing Internet access via client-supplied telecommunications connections--are classified in Industry 517810, All Other Telecommunications;
  • Publishing and distributing content they create or own, including gaming site publishers--are classified in Subsector 513, Publishing Industries;
  • Formatting content, provided by a customer, for streaming and providing hosting and infrastructure support on behalf of the content owner, generally on a contract or fee basis--are classified in Industry 518210, Computing Infrastructure Providers, Data Processing, Web Hosting, and Related Services;
  • Operating news syndicates--are classified in Industry 516210, Media Streaming Distribution Services, Social Networks, and Other Media Networks and Content Providers; and
  • Operating libraries and archives--are classified in Industry 519210, Libraries and Archives.
Index Entries for 519290
519190519190519190519290Clipping services, news
519130519130519130519290Internet search portals
519130519130519130519290Internet search Web sites
519190519190519190519290News clipping services
519130519130519130519290Portals, web search
519190519190519190519290Press clipping services
519130519130519130519290Search portals, Internet
519190519190519190519290Stock photo agencies
519190519190519190519290Telephone-based recorded information services
519190519190519190519290Title search services (except real estate)
519130519130519130519290Web search portals