The Huffington Post is an online news aggregator and blog that offers various content, including politics, entertainment, world news, and technology.
The Huffington Post’s contributors include more than 3,000 bloggers from politicians and celebrities to academics and policy experts. Started as a politics blog, The Huffington Post now covers more than 20 categories, including media, business, entertainment, life and style, horoscopes, books, sustainable living, world news, technology, non-profits, college life, comedy, and more. It began launching local versions in 2008 and increasingly experiments with social networking features.
The Huffington Post was founded by Arianna Huffington, Ken Lerer, and Jonah Peretti on May 9, 2005. (from CrunchBase)