Originally founded in 2003 as a social
bookmarking service, Delicious was acquired from Yahoo! in early
2011 by AVOS, a company helmed by YouTube founders Chad Hurley and
Steve Chen. The site was rebuilt from the ground up and re-launched
in fall 2011 with a new focus on curation and discovery.
Delicious is a social bookmarking
service that allows users to tag, save, manage and share web pages
from a centralized source. With emphasis on the power of the
community, Delicious greatly improves how people discover, remember
and share on the Internet.
Bookmark any site on the
Internet, and get to it from anywhere Instead of having
different bookmarks on every computer, Delicious makes it
easy to have a single set of bookmarks kept in sync between
all of your computers. Even if you're not on a computer you
own, you can still get to your bookmarks on the Delicious