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The 10 Biggest Internet IPOs

With more than 900 million active users globally, it’s no surprise that Facebook’s initial public offering has become one of the most highly anticipated deals in history. The company officially filed paperwork with the Securities and Exchange Commission on May 3 for an offering that could end up raising more than $13 billion, making it the biggest internet-related IPO on record. The social media titan is also expected to land a massive valuation – up to $96 billion. So, how would a Facebook IPO

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The 10 Biggest Internet IPOs

With more than 900 million active users globally, it’s no surprise that Facebook’s initial public offering became the most highly anticipated deal of this generation. On Thursday, the company priced its IPO at $38, raising $16 billion and making it the biggest Internet-related IPO in history. At $38, the company is valued at a remarkable $104 billion. So, just how historic is Facebook’s IPO compared to other internet-related deals?Click ahead to find out.

By Gennine Kelly and Jesse Bergman
@GKellycnbc and @JBergmancnbcUpdated 4 May 2012

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