Yahoo has opened its new homepage todevelopersÂ Â to build applications to be featured in the Yahoo homepage gallery; the company also has released a new version of the Yahoo User Interface, YUI 3.0
“Now, you can build apps that run on the new Yahoo homepage, which gets over 330 million unique visitors per month worldwide. By building apps, you can drive traffic to your site, acquire new users, and increase awareness of your brand. You can also display ads and make money through virtual goods. Weâ€™re working on an array of additional developer monetization opportunities â€“ these will be available soon.”
Moreover, Legros said there are nearly 400 applications available for Yahoo homepages around the world. And homepage apps are built with the Yahoo Application Platform (YAP), which enables developers to build and distribute an application that any Yahoo user can install, Legros said.