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    Differences in Search Engines

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    Please explain the differences between various search engines. Provide at least 400 words in the solution.

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    Knowing the difference: Search Engines

    There are many Web search engines available, and it's difficult to know which might be "best." It's helpful to know a bit about how some of the major search engines work, and how they differ from each other. Knowing more about them can help you choose the search engine(s) best suited to your needs. Here are a just a few, well known search engines and directories, plus basic information on how they work and what kind of results they're likely to retrieve.

    Altavista One of the largest search engines, with a number of advanced search features. Also includes directory categories, similar to Yahoo, and translation features that currently handle French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish translations to and from English, ...

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    This is a discussion of the differences between various search engines. The explanation is given in 478 words. A reference is included.