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- Ask.com Search Engine
Formerly called AskJeeves.com, Ask.com is a major search engine with algorithms that rank the most authoritative sites for each search. The company also provides AskforKids, Bloglines, Evite, Excite, FunWeb Products, iwon, and MyWay.
- Search Engine Watch
SEW began in 1995 with a study of why some websites did not show up on certain search engines. It was then launched in 1997 on the web. It provides tips and information about searching the Internet, analysis of the search engine history, and help to site owners trying to improve their ability to be found in search engines. On the website are Search 101, blogs, news, stats and more.
Every search engine is different, and this is partially due to the way each search engine's spider operates. The website, founded in 2007, features an introduction to search engine algorithms.
- Pay Per Click Search Engines
Visit this page to learn about selected pay-per-click (ppc) search engines and advertising systems. A search engine review matrix is included on the page.
- Internet Information Guide
This Internet guide features a brief overview of the Internet and a variety of Internet-related links and resources.
HotBot is a simple search engine portal. It began in 1996 as the Wired search engine but later developed into a front-end "metasearch" tool for searching Ask.com and msn. The website has the advantage of being simple to use and offers options to apply various filters before searching.
- Auto Engine Rebuilding
This automobile engine rebuilding service directory contains information about automobile engine rebuilding services in virtually every state of the USA. The digital image on the home page depicts two auto mechanics hoisting an engine out of a car with chains.
- Aircraft Parts and Equipment
Visit this aircraft parts and equipment vendor directory for info about aircraft parts and equipment manufacturers and wholesalers in the United States. The photo on this page shows a propeller mounted on an aircraft engine.
Visit this gaskets manufacturer directory for information about gasket manufacturers and wholesalers in the USA. The photograph on this page depicts a head gasket for a 4-cylinder engine.
- Railroad Directory
Visit this railroad directory for information about railroad companies and service providers in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a vintage railroad steam engine.
- Aircraft Parts and Equipment
Visit this aircraft parts and equipment directory for information about aircraft parts and aircraft equipment suppliers in the United States. The close-up photo on this web page depicts a jet aircraft engine.
- Chosen Sites Directory
Founded in 2003, Chosen Sites consists of a search engine and a series of directories which offer convenient access to products and services for the United States market.
- Yahoo Kids
This is a version of the yahoo search engine for kids. Kids can search for games, music, sports, get homework help, look up words, learn about science and much more.
- My Earthlink
Earthlink is a web search engine. My Earthlink is the customizable home page. Users can choose what they want to appear on their homepage, such as news, sports, shopping, email, and much more. Contains links to many major online businesses such as Ebay, L.L. Bean, and Netflix, among others.
- Yahoo Search
This popular search engine can help you find information, local businesses, and online shopping as well as photos and illustrations.
AltaVista is a search engine that searches the Internet around the world or just in the USA. Contains Babel Fish translation capability on the homepage and is also divided into separate categories such as travel, people finder, answers, and much more.
Dogpile is a metasearch engine that calls itself all the best search engines piled into one. One request fetches data from a number of other search engines. The homepage of Dogpile is very simple with no ads or news, just links to types of search--images, video, news, yellow pages, white pages, and preferences.
- Education World
Founded in 1996 to make the Internet more user friendly for educators. The website includes: a search engine for educational sites only, original content such as lesson plans written by educators, site reviews, daily features and columns, teacher and principal profiles, chats, and employment listings. All services are free.
Guide and search engine for fashion and luxury items. Connects style-conscious consumers with hip products and services.
Freefind is a website search engine that is used by over 100,000 websites. It tracks use, can be used with other search engines, utilizes languages other than English, and much more.
Google is the largest search engine on the Web, with a number of features that make it popular such as PageRank which derives from an algorithm the number of times a site is referenced to assess its importance as a site. There are many other google sites such as google.maps. Google has entered the lexicon as a word: To google means to search on the Internet.
Indeed, founded in 2004, is a search engine for jobs. One search gives jobseekers free access to millions of employment opportunities from thousands of websites. Employers can also post jobs on Indeed. There are links to job trends and salaries. Users can read a blog that offers information for employers about how to find the best applicants, and also a forum of user questions and replies.
Kayak is an online travel search engine, not a booking site. On the site users can search for cheap airline fares. There are also links to car rentals, hotels, and special deals. Kayak searches over 100 sites and offers comparisons with online travel sites such as Travelocity and Priceline. Once the user decides, Kayak links to the site where the user can do the booking.