It's mind-boggling how the 5 most valuable internet companies have changed over the past 20 years
In 1995, the internet was just about to get started. It was only a year after big internet companies like Yahoo and Netscape were founded. Dan Frommer, Business Insider
Fast forward 20 years later, and the web business landscape looks a lot different from back then.
In fact, only 1 out of the 5 most valuable public internet companies from 1995 are still in the top 5 list, according to Mary Meeker's "Internet Trends" report.
Disclosure: Axel Springer is an investor in Business Insider.
#5 in 1995: Web.com
#5 in 2015: Amazon
#4 in 1995: RentPath
#4 in 2015: Facebook
#3 in 1995: Axel Springer
#3 in 2015: Alibaba
#2 in 1995: Apple
#2 in 2015: Google
#1 in 1995: Netscape
#1 in 2015: Apple
Now that you've seen how the most valuable internet companies have changed...