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SEARCH ENGINES
(and GATEWAYS)

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Just left click on the link (light blue that later turns pink), and, if you see a short wide white dialog box, type in what you want and then left click the SEARCH or GO or OK button.

Search Engines

(Search Engines often also have Gateway Directories listed under where the search engine search word(s) go.)

Pretty green and white candy stripe bar. AltaVista - A thorough, massive search engine. Can bury you in responses if you are not highly specific with search topic. Good. Pretty green and white candy stripe bar. Ask Jeeves - Natural language searcher.... you can even type out questions. Effective. Pretty green and white candy stripe bar. DogPile.com - Search engine of selected search engines and news groups. Thorough and very good for years.

Pretty green and white candy stripe bar. Clean, Powerful, Sophisticated - The original California Google and Montreal's VROOSH!. Pretty green and white candy stripe bar. InfoSpace - Strong mid-detail searcher, broad range. Also has many groups of links and services. Pretty green and white candy stripe bar. Lycos - Good mid-detail search engine. Also has a comprehensive set of links and strong interconnected and popular services.

Pretty green and white candy stripe bar. Netscape - Good search engine, which returns a largish number of responses. Also has stocks, weather, books. (Part of AOL/ Netscape/ CompuServe.) Pretty green and white candy stripe bar. Yahoo! - Great general purpose searcher, but also shows many sponsored results. Justifiably very popular, and also has Gateway links. Pretty green and white candy stripe bar. Get archived URL pages, in some cases back to 1996, at The Internet Archive. Good resource for seeing the historical evolution of a specific Uniform Resource Locator.

Gateways

(Gateways generally have Search Engines too, over top of their Directory lists.)

Pretty green and white candy stripe bar. About.com - Provides a massive collection of About.com sites on Autos, Food, Hobbies, Kids, Teens, and numerous other subjects (plus good search engine at top of page).   Pretty green and white candy stripe bar. LookSmart - Well known large directories cover Computers, Lifestyle, People & Chat, Sports, Travel, Work, and more (plus good search engine at top).
AFTER GOING OUT TO A LINK FROM ABOVE, THE "BACK" BUTTON OR ARROW AT THE LEFT TOP OF YOUR MASTER BROWSER WINDOW WILL BRING YOU BACK TO THIS WINDOW.

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