Friday, 31 March 2017 04:51

The Top 19 Best Search Engines List

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Search Engines is a web-based computer program that finds pdf documents, Images, Videos, and HTML pages for specified keywords and returns the high-quality results of any webpage containing those keywords. Web engines crawled and indexed the billions of web pages (including Images, Videos, PDF documents much more) and show the results depending upon their importance. The world's most popular engine is Google end of 2016 62+ billion pages indexed by Google. The top 5 safe free search engines are Google, Bing, Yahoo, Ask.com, AOL.

1 Google.com    Alexa rank = 1   Similarweb rank = 1

Google.com was developed by Sergey Brin and Larry Page in September 1998. 67.47% search market control by google inc. The company provides thousand of products and services like email, Google+, Google Search, Google Drive, Chrome, Youtube, Blogger, Android. Pagerank and link building is the most popular algorithm provided by Google. The company reported 96% of revenue was derived from its advertising programs. Using Google you can search images, videos, news, maps. Over 1.1+ billion WorldWide unique visitors use this website and over 55,976 employees work in this company. In 2005 google develop a desktop and mobile mapping service. It offers street maps, satellite imagery. Company CEO = Sundar Pichai. Company revenue US $68.83 billion in 2015. Net Income US $16.889 billion. Company total equity = $108.34 billion. Total employees = 59,976 (Q3 2016).

2 Bing.com    Alexa rank = 28   Similarweb rank = 52

Bing.com was developed by Microsoft in June 2009. Bing offers a three-column display format first column for traditional search results, the second column shows structured data and in the third column, data shows provides from Twitter and Facebook. Bing offers some additional features such as interface, media, local info, integration with Hotmail, integration with Facebook, integration with apple, integration with window8. Bing entertainment service allows visitors to View Movies,    Tv shows,  Music, and Games. Bing finance and local services provide complete information about the stock market and local business details and reviews. The images and videos search algorithm enables users to quickly search most relevant photographs and videos. Bing's e-commerce market features enable users to find hotels, flight tickets, and online products. 54.6 million USA unique visitors use this website.

3 Yahoo.com    Alexa rank = 6   Site URL = http://www.yahoo.com

Yahoo is a web portal developed by David Filo and Jerry Yang in 1994. According to Comscore, 196 million US visitors use yahoo. Yahoo provides Sports information, news, Music, Videos, finance, messenger, mail, maps. Yahoo offers communication services like messenger and mail, yahoo mail service offers 10Gb storage. the company offers some social networking services like Flickr, yahoo buzz, yahoo personals. End of 2010 yahoo offers mobile services like mobile blogging and messaging. Yahoo supports the e-commerce market and small businesses. Company CEO Marissa Mayer and chairman Maynard Webb. with yahoo service, you can access more than one service such as mail, finance, world news, image hosting, watching movies cricket online. Company revenue = US $1.69 billion | Total assets = US $16.80 billion | Total employees = 14,453.

4 Baidu.com    Alexa rank = 4   Site URL = http://www.baidu.com

Baidu was founded by Robin Li and Eric Xu in January 2000. It indexed over 81 million images, 13 million audio and video files, 751 million web pages. It is the 5th popular web crawler in the world and No 1 in China. Baidu company provides several services such as - Baidu cloud is the most powerful cloud-based service it offers 3 TB free online storage. Baidu post bar is another online community where users can share knowledge and ideas. Baidu image and video search services offer millions of multimedia files. Baidu offer social networking service users can post images, blogs, videos through this service.

5 Yandex.com    Alexa rank = 1,257   Site URL = http://www.yandex.com

Yandex.com russian based engine developed by Arkady Vlozh and Llya Segalovich. According comscore 56 million users from all over the world use Yandex. Company revenue = $39.4 billion | Operating income = $13.3 billion | Net income = $13.6 billion | Total assets = $34 billion | Total equity = $28.89 billion | Total employees = 5,432.

6 Ask.com    Alexa rank = 106   Site URL = http://www.ask.com

The Ask was founded by David Warthen and Garrett Gruener in 1995. Ask is the most popular question answering site, later it adds an image and video search facility. Ask browser toolbar can appear as an extra bar added to any type of browser window. According to quantcast 33 million US users use this site.

7 AOL.com    Alexa rank = 243   Site URL = http://www.AOL.com

AOL is a mass media corporation founded by Steve Case, Marc Sheriff, Jim Kimsey. This company invests in many websites. AOL major acquisitions Techcrunch, Engadget, MapQuest, The Huffington post. AOL search facility powered by google inc. AOL also offers News, Lifestyle, Sports, Finance, Entertainment services. Company revenue = $2.19 billion | Net Income = $1.059 billion | Total assets = $2.799 billion | Total employees = 5,987.

8 DuckDuckgo   Alexa rank = 609   Site URL = http://www.duckduckgo.com

DuckDuckGo was founded by Gabriel Weinberg in September 2008. This website uses data from Wikipedia, Bing, Yahoo, Yandex. It puts privacy first and doesn't log user information and does not store IP addresses.

9 Sogou.com    Alexa rank = 58   Site URL = http://www.sogou.com

Soso.com is a web-based Chinese web crawler later this company was owned by Tencent inc. So discontinued services and now redirects to Sogou.com.

10 Web crawler  Alexa rank = 2,486   Site URL = http://webcrawler.com

Webcrawler.com was founded by Brian Pinkerton in April 1994. It was the first fully indexed secure meta engine, that fetched good results from Yahoo! inc, Google, Bing search, About.com, Ask.com, and some others. Web crawler offers all types of results like multimedia (including videos, images, local business information, and news). Web crawlers show advertising results at the top and bottom of the page, and all organic results show in the middle of the page.

11 Wow.com    Alexa rank = 2,104   Site URL = http://www.wow.com

WOW.com powered by Google, provide a quick link for the most popular websites in the world. According to quantcast 5.5 million US unique visitors use wow to find awesome stuff. WOW.com was developed by AOL company. This engine searches images based on high-quality pixels and their width, height, and formats.

12 Info.com    Alexa rank = 8,574   Site URL = http://www.info.com

Info.com is an image, video, news, and Html page finder and fetched results from Google, Open Directory, Yahoo and Bing, Ask. Info.com offers a meta engine that allows you to search multiple leading sources at once, returning more comprehensive and relevant results fast. Info provides some plugins for Firefox, Internet Explorer, Google Chrome. Using it users can easily access millions of images, videos, employment opportunities. Info.com online comparison shopping service enables users to compare products, prices, and buy products.

13 Infospace    Alexa rank = 14,246   Site URL = http://www.infospace.com

61 million unique visitors use this website. Infospace was founded by Rich Skrenta in 2007. 5 million US visitors use this site it offer a downable browser search toolbar. Infospace use the dynamic inference graph algorithm and slashtag filters.

  1. Excite.com Alexa rank  = 8,347   | Quantcast US rank = NA | Compete US rank = NA
  2. Dogpile.com Alexa rank = 6,371  | Quantcast USA rank = 4,161 | Compete US rank = 2,089
  3. Lycos.com Alexa rank = 15,114   | Quantcast US rank = 14,878 | Compete US rank = 15,185
  4. Contenko.com Alexa rank = 132K| Quantcast US rank = 143K | Compete US rank = 123K

 


Comparison of Best Search Engines

Best Search EnginesCompany namePages indexedAdvertise mentsDaily direct queriesQueries countRunning non free JSSoftware distribution license
Google.com Google Over 63.2 billion Yes Over 413 million Yes No Proprietary
Bing.com Microsoft Over 31.02 billion Yes Unknown Yes No Proprietary
Yahoo Search Yahoo! Over 24.2 billion Yes Unknown Yes No Proprietary
Baidu Search Baidu Over 771 million Yes Unknown Yes No Proprietary
Yandex Search Yandex Over 2.2 billion Yes Unknown Yes No Proprietary
SoSo Tencent Unknown Yes Unknown No No Proprietary
DuckDuckGo DuckDuckGo NA Optional 7.6 million No No Mixed
Gigablast NA Over 1.2 billion No Unknown Yes No Free
Best Search EnginesServer's location(s)Https SupportProxy gateway search links availableIP address trackingBrowser trackingInformation sharingDedicated servers
Google USA Yes Unknown Yes Yes Yes NA
Bing USA/China Yes(SSL blocked in China) Unknown Yes Yes Yes NA
Yahoo search USA Yes Unknown Yes Yes Yes NA
Baidu China & Japan No Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown NA
Yandex Russia Yes Unknown Unknown Unknown No NA
SoSo China No Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown NA
DuckDuckGo USA Yes Yes No No No NA
Gigablast USA No No No No No NA

List of Search Engines

RankGeneral Search EnginesPopular in...?Alexa rankSimilarweb rankDirect trafficGoogle trafficUS UsersLanguage
1 Google.com US, India, Brazil, UK 1 1 71.78% 11% 181M Multilingual
2 Yahoo.com US, UK, France, India, Taiwan 4 4 64.76% 16.96% 161M Multilingual
3 Baidu.com China 5 10 62.92% 8.1% 1.5M Multilingual
4 Bing.com US, France 25 13 68.87% 4.77% 70M Multilingual
5 Sogou.com China, Taiwan, Hong Kong 165 598 48.89% 32.27% 401K Chinese
6 Duckduckgo US, France, UK, Germany 567 578 93.42% 2.43% 1.8M Multilingual
7 Youdao.com China 623 1,645 61.12% 13.78% 231K Chinese
8 Yandex.com Russia, Turkey, Germany, Ukraine 2,174 1,921 61.12% 13.20% 551K Multilingual
9 Go.com US, Canada, Venezuela, UK 81 115 63.31% 16.89% 52M NA
10 Search.aol US, UK, Germany, China 152 94 68.32% 7.66% 19M English
11 Lycos.com US, UK, Canada, Germany 9,856 13,246 54.54% 22.92% 351K NA
12 Qwant.com France, Germany, Belgium 22,765 10,124 89.78% 7.01% NA NA

 

RankMetasearch EnginesPopular in...?Alexa rankSimilarweb rankDirect trafficGoogle trafficUS UsersLanguage
1 Webcrawler US, India, Canada, Indonesia 998 985 7.87% 91.22% 4.5M English
2 kayak.com US, Canada, Spain, Israel 567 1,432 34.33% 26.43% 7M Multilingual
3 Excite.com US, Canada, UK, Germany 7,932 8,583 64.12% 11.34% 512K English
4 ixquick.com US, Germany, France, Netherlands 9,897 3,123 87.24% 2.52% 289K Multilingual
5 Info.com US, Canada, India, Malaysia 8,342 11,342 13.24% 87.35% 1M English
6 Zoo.com Germany, Brazil, Mexico, India 32,564 13,478 96.54% 2.66% 37K NA
7 Yippy.com US, UK, France, Canada 127,328 212,976 41.22% 1.23% 25K English
RankJob search EnginesPopular in...?Alexa rankSimilarweb rankDirect trafficGoogle trafficUS Users
1 Indeed.com US, Canada, Australia, Germany 159 212 36.18% 40.56% 18M
2 Naukri.com India, Japan, United Arab Emirates 445 1,311 54.87% 23.78% 120K
3 Glassdoor.com US, India, Canada, UK 513 1,421 34.89% 43.21% 11M
4 Monster.com US, India, Canada, Philippines 877 1,786 37.68% 43.25% 10M
5 Careerbuilder US, Uk, India, Canada, Philippines 1,578 1,896 47.81% 20.19% 6M
6 Jobstreet.com Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore 2,170 2,765 51.86% 6.89% 61K
7 careers.yahoo NA NA NA NA NA NA
8 Incruit.com Korea, Venezuela, Thailand 2,432 3,123 19.45% 67.72% NA
9 Dice.com US, India, Canada, Eritrea 4,231 5,865 48.97% 12.89% 2.2M
10 Adzuna.co.uk UK, US, Ireland, France 18,475 22,345 38.89% 29.64% 145K
11 Eluta.ca Canada, India, France 49,787 57,987 29.89% 51.78% NA
12 Linkup.com US, India, Canada, UK 81,478 84,875 21.98% 50.98% 231K

 

RankBitTorrent search EnginesAlexa rankSimilarweb rankDirect trafficGoogle trafficUS Users
1 Torrentz.eu 185 484 64.89% 21.32% 2M
2 iSohunt.to 3,432 1,786 25.76% 34.00% 411K
3 Btdigg.org 9,543 6,212 24.87% 17.11% 65K
4 Mininova.org 37,234 18,501 51.77% 14.45% 53K
5 Torrentus.si 92,423 53,674 38.98% 46.81% NA

 

RankQuestion & AnswerAlexa rankSimilarweb rankDirect trafficGoogle trafficUS Users
1 Ask.com 34 25 89.86% 5.12% 20M
2 Quora.com 151 342 32.87% 57.22% 8M
3 Answers.com 328 289 14.67% 52.01% 25M
4 eHow.com 678 1,511 11.31% 85.79% 16M
5 Wikihow.com 189 432 9.87% 90.71% 8M
6 Answers.yahoo NA   45.12 9.87 NA
RankMaps Search enginesAlexa rankSimilarweb rankDirect trafficGoogle trafficUS Users
1 Bing maps 987 1023 56.23 7.23 NA
2 Google Maps 234 342 67.34 26.45 NA
3 Mapquest.com 964 958 47.51% 46.72% 16M
4 Wikimapia.org 2,432 1,121 24.22% 71.44% 461K
5 Here.com 2,618 1,751 25.21% 18.63% 1M
6 Openstreetmap.org 5,897 3,375 43.43% 33.67% 342K

RankNews Search enginesAlexa rankSimilarweb rankDirect trafficGoogle trafficUS Users
1 News.Google.com 105 115 53.37 0.95 189M
2 Bing.com/news 212 342 59.67 9.56 NA
3 Topix.com 989 1,378 27.12% 36.61% 4.1M
4 news.Yahoo.com 134 167 49.34 3.23 178M
5 Newslookup.com 243,956 447,432 12.21 84.13 453K

 

RankReal estate/ property Search enginesAlexa rankSimilarweb rankDirect trafficGoogle trafficUS Users
1 Zillow.com 164 223 44.42% 42.12% 25.5M
2 Realtor.com 491 826 42.11% 40.43% 10.5M
3 Rightmove.co.uk 723 1,134 47.18% 35.54% 221K
4 Redfin.com 992 1,961 55.34% 28.91% 2.8M
5 Hotpads.com 5,965 4,213 42.64% 43.87% 1.3M

RankBusiness Search enginesAlexa rankSimilarweb rankDirect trafficGoogle trafficUS Users
1 Justdial.com 411 2,218 11.11% 84.45% 301K
2 Thomasnet.com 12,342 28,543 18.89% 71.12% 558
3 Globalspec.com 18,125 27,301 16.43% 77.99% 441K
4 Business.com 24,891 43,321 38.90% 34.27% 300K
5 Nexis.com 68,125 53,673 52.97% 6.45% 60K

 

RankMultimedia Search enginesAlexa rankSimilarweb rankDirect trafficGoogle trafficUS Users
1 Youtube.com 3 3 46.31% 21.33% 161M
2 Bing videos 3,231 3,389 45.12 6.19 19.6M
3 Yahoo Video 1,231 2,312 48.32 4.67 NA
4 Tineye.com 4,111 6,254 71.34% 19.54% 123K
5 Vevo.com 5,821 5,231 47.87% 31.75% 1.1M
6 Blinkx.com 38,275 6,775 13.11% 2.47% 325K
7 Findsounds.com 147,423 69,334 26.33% 50.41% NA
 
 
RankSource code Search enginesAlexa rankSimilarweb rankDirect trafficGoogle trafficUS Users
1 Code.Google.com   3,452 24.32 37.10 5.4M
2 Code.Openhub.net          
Source : socialcliff.com

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