Yahoo Answers, which enables the creation of a culture in the internet world, has finally said goodbye to this world after 21 years. The company has announced that the platform will shut down completely on May 4, 2021.
When you search the web for any question, from the most absurd to the most logical, you must have seen some of the Yahoo Answers pages. Founded in 2005, this platform is also an important part of internet culture. But this culture is now coming to an end, with the decision announced today.
According to the announcement on the Yahoo Answers homepage, the platform will say goodbye to the internet world on May 4, 2021. All users who want to ask a question on the platform can ask any question they want until April 20. The full statement shared by the platform that upsets many internet users is as follows:
“While Yahoo Answers was once an essential part of Yahoo’s products and services, it has become less popular over the years as the needs of our members have changed. to focus on products that better serve our members and deliver on Yahoo’s promise to deliver top-notch, trustworthy content.
As of April 20, you will not be able to post new questions or answers. However, you can view questions and answers until May 4. The site is closed on May 4. If you would like to download a copy of your questions and answers, you can do so by logging into your privacy dashboard and requesting a download.
You can do this (download data) until June 30, 2021, after which your Yahoo Answers data will be securely deleted and no longer available. Closing Yahoo Answers will not affect your Yahoo account or other Yahoo services.