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Popular Search Engines

MetaSearch Engines

Search several search engines simultaneously.

Comparison Searching

  • Twingine
    Puts Bing and Yahoo! results side by side
  • BlindSearch
    Puts results side by side, but hides the name until you select a result

Audio/Video/Image Engines

List of Search Engines

  • Pandia
    All-in-one list of search engines and directories. Includes: dictionaries, directories, discussions, encyclopedias, jobs, local search, mobile, music, online radio and podcasts, software, translation, video, yellow pages, people and email, news, shopping.
  • The Search Engine List
    Comprehensive list of search engines; all-purpose, bit-torrent, blog, books, business, email, forum, people, international, job, maps, medical, metasearch, multimedia, news, open source, real estate, school, source code, usenet, visual

Scholarly Engines

Subject Directories

Special Feature Searching

Social Network Searching

  • Bloglines
  • Social Mention
    Real time social media search including video and photos
    "Social white pages"
  • Icerocket
    Real time searcing of blogs, twitter, facebook and images simultaneously or individually
  • Quixey
    An app search engine in beta that identifies apps with small logos for mobile devices.
  • Topsy
    Search links, tweets, photos, videos; includes an extensive Twitter archive from May 2008
  • Yahoo! App Search
    Apps for iPhone and Android; includes price, ratings, picture, and description
  • Pinterest
    Online pinboard of photos and comments; login with Facebook or Twitter account to contribute

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