Search Engines

The Search Engine section of Open Source Internet provides a growing list of all the different kinds of search engines available on the internet. Types of search engines include: discovery, academic, metasearch, social, semantic, multimedia, blogs, forums, deep web, high privacy, and general.

Search Engine Categories

Discovery Engines

The Discovery Engine section of Open Source Internet provides links to a specific type of engine that is designed to suggest recommended sites to the user based on interest or similar pages.

 

Academic Search

The Academic Search section of Open Source Internet provides links to engines that are designed to search the web for academic information.

 

Metasearch

The Metasearch section of Open Source Internet provides links to search engines that aggregate the results from several other search engines.

 

Social Search

The Social Search section of Open Source Internet provides links to search engines that are designed to search for information about people. This includes sources like public records, and social media.

 

Semantic Search

The Semantic Search section of Open Source Internet provides links to search engines that are designed to generate more accurate results by understanding the intent of the searcher and the contextual meaning of the search terms.

 

Multimedia Search

The Multimedia Search section of Open Source Internet provides links to engines that are designed to search for multimedia files including sounds, music, images, and video.

 

Blog & Forum Search

The Blog & Forum Search section of Open Source Internet provides links to search engines that are designed to search through thousands of blogs and forums.

 

Deep Web Search

The Deep Web Search section of Open Source Internet provides links to engines that are designed to search through massive parts of the internet that are not searchable using conventional search engines.

 

High Privacy Search

The High Privacy Search section of Open Source Internet provides links to search engines that offer users more privacy than regular search engines, by not recording search data.

 

General Search

The General Search section of Open Source Internet provides links to general search engines.

Recent Search Engines

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