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Old 7th July 2004, 22:25   #1
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Well guys,
i think we need to make a list of all the good Search engines on the net....its useful to us at some point of life isn't it.

Heres my find thus far...

1.> www.google.com

2.> www.altavista.com

3.> www.msn.com

4.> www.yahoo.com


Just add on the site address.
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Yahoo and google give u exactly same results!!.... and are the best

Msn.. altavista... are.. sometimes useful when yahoo fails.. to search on the right track.
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Yahoo uses Google engine. So the same result.....

askjeeves.com
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hey guys....check this....Chip(comp. related magazine) rated search engines....
RATING IN TERMS OF A, A+, B, B+, C, C+
Intl. Search engines
1.>www.about.com ©
2.>www.altavista.com (B)
3.>www.ask.com (C+)
4.>www.directhit.com (B)
5.>www.alltheweb.com (B+)
6.>www.google.com (A)
7.>www.hotbot.com (B+)
8.>www.looksmart.com (B)
9.>www.lycos.com (B)
10.>search.msn.com (B+)
11.>www.northernlight.com (B+)
12.>www.dmoz.org (B)
13.>www.raging.com (B)
14.>www.yahoo.com (B)

Indian Search Engines.

1.>in.altavista.com (B)
2.>indiafocus.indiainfo.com ©
3.>indiatimes.com (C+)
4.>khoj.com ©
5.>rediff.com ©
6.>yahoo.co.in (B)
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google is the king ...... no doubt
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Google has a version customized for India. Google India

Google also has a site called Froogle. You can search for a product in all the shopping sites along with their prices. But it is more useful if you are in USA.



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Thanks a lot guys...
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Reviving a very old thread. Finally Altavista (which started in 1995) will be closing down on July 8th this week, as announced by Yahoo. At its time, Altavista was the best search engine. Check its history here - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AltaVista
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