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Interesting facts about Amazon

Interesting facts about Amazon

Amazon.com is well-known for its lightning fast shipping, and selling virtually anything online. Amazon used to be a website for buying books online; today, it’s the most popular buying site for just about everything, from clothing and household items to electronics and vehicles. Today, the world’s fourth-most valuable company ships an impressive number of goods…

The origin of Amazon’s name

The origin of Amazon’s name

Before Amazon became the world’s largest online shopping platform, there were several different options for names — and if you type some of them, you’ll still get redirected to the Amazon homepage. At first, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos called his (at that point) book selling website Cadabra Inc. The name was a play off “abracadabra”…