Which Search Engine?

There are plenty of All Purpose Search Engines to choose from when conducting research online. The question is – which one is most suited to find the information you need? Below is a list of Search engines, and a few notes about them..

Google – Google’s mission is to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful.

DuckDuckGo – The search engine that doesn’t track you. A superior search experience with smarter answers, less clutter and real privacy.

Bing – Bing is a search engine that brings together the best of search and people in your social networks to help you spend less time searching and more time doing.

Dogpile Web Search – Dogpile.com makes searching the Web easy, because it has all the best search engines piled into one. Go Fetch!

Creative Commons Search – Is great for finding content you can share, use and remix.  Double check its Creative Commons licence though, as there are some sponsored results included. This is not a search engine, but offers convenient access to search services provided by other organisations.

 Ecosia is a search engine that plants trees with its advertisement revenue. You can see a running tally of trees planted on the search page.