Launched in 1998, HowStuffWorks is an award-winning website and podcast featuring easy-to-comprehend answers to how our world works. It uses a variety of platforms to explain things, including complex concepts. This includes photos, infographics, videos, animations, and articles. Today, over 30 million unique visitors drop by the site each month. A television documentary of the same name aired on Discovery Channel in 2008. It is ranked #682 most popular websites in the world.
Several blog and podcasts have spun-off from the “How Stuff” concept like Stuff You Should Know, BrainStuff, and The Coolest Stuff on the Planet.