AOL Inc. (previously known as America Online, written as AOL and styled as "Aol." but commonly pronounced as an initialism) is an American multinational mass media corporation based in New York City that develops, grows, and invests in brands and web sites. The company's business spans digital distribution of content, products, and services, which it offers to consumers, publishers, and advertisers.
** AIM (AOL Instant Messenger)
**AOL Video featured professional content and allowed users to upload videos as well.
** AOL Local, comprising its CityGuide,Yellow Pages and Local Search services to help users find local information like restaurants, local events, and directory listings.
** AOL News
** AOL My eAddress, a custom domain name for email addresses. These email accounts could be accessed in a manner similar to other AOL and AIM email accounts.