Yehey! (http://www.yehey.com) is founded by Alistair Israel. It is a search engine launched in 1997 under company Fiesta Online Corporation (Founders: Alistair Israel, David Quitoriano, Voltaire Trinidad, Jay Alba and Ramon Borja).
It had a feature called “Yehey! fresh“ which is a list of new Philippine-realted or Filipino-made websites that were recently added into its database. It also launched a membership feature where anyone can register and be listed in its members’ directory.
Later on in 1998 when it had accumulated more data, it launched “Daily/Weekly/Monthly top sites” curated feature. In 1998 it also sort of started to transform itself into a portal— it offered local, IT, and entertainment news headlines, as well as a Philippine trivia section (‘Today in history’) and weather forecast.
Yehey! was acquired by iVantage in 2006.
Who made Yehey.com?
Yehey! was founded by Alistair Israel in 1997 under company Fiesta Online Corporation (Founders: Alistair Israel, David Quitoriano, Voltaire Trinidad, Jay Alba and Ramon Borja). After Yehey!, Alistair held several positions in technology with different corporations (VP Engineering for Amihan Global Strategies, Co-Founder of Shore Suite, and recently as Engineer in Ada Support).