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12 Google Alternatives: Best Search Engines To Use In 2019

Google Bing DuckDuckGo Yahoo Qwant Swisscows Search Encrypt StartPage Searx Yandex
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    Google Search, also referred to as Google Web Search or simply Google, is a web search engine developed by Google. It is the most used search engine on the World Wide Web
    Besides, there are many search engines other than Google having so much to offer, not just in terms of privacy but useful features too. So if you are not impressed with Google search results or maybe you are looking for equally good search engines, here is a list of 12 best Google alternative websites you can check out.

    #Search Engine #Internet Search #Web Search 3696 social mentions

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    Bing helps you turn information into action, making it faster and easier to go from searching to doing.
    Ecosia is available in seven different languages and provides features, such as automatic suggestions, safe search, notifications from trees. Here, one thing to note is that Ecosia’s search engine is powered by Bing. You can enable personalized suggestions as well, where Ecosia assigns you a unique identifier which is shared with Bing and deleted.

    #Search Engine #Internet Search #Mapping And GIS 337 social mentions

  3. The Internet privacy company that empowers you to seamlessly take control of your personal information online, without any tradeoffs.
    Pricing:
    • Open Source
    Moreover, it has a clean interface and brings the search results from Yahoo, Yandex, and other search engines besides Google. You can add DuckDuckGo’s extension to your browser to keep your activities private. It offers all the standard features of a search engine like Google, but there is one cool feature called “bangs” that is worth mentioning.

    #Search Engine #Web Search #Internet Search 1686 social mentions

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    News, email and search are just the beginning. Discover more every day. Find your yodel.
    Ever since Flickr has been integrated with the search engine, it offers better image results and sections like Yahoo Answers, and Yahoo Finance brings a shedload of information on several topics. On the privacy front, Yahoo! manages to perform better than Google.

    #Search Engine #Internet Portal #Internet Search 418 social mentions

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    Qwant is a search engine that respects your privacy and eases discovering and sharing via a social approach.
    Qwant is another privacy-oriented search engine that is based out of France. The website claims never to harvest your personal data for ad-targeting. As a privacy-focused search website, Qwant sports many features similar to DuckDuckGo. One of them is called “Qwick Search Shortcuts,” which is just like the latter’s “Bangs” feature.

    #Search Engine #Private Search Engine #Internet Search 21 social mentions

  6. Swisscows is the data-safe search engine and the absolute alternative to Google. Swisscows does not monitor and does not store any data and does not show any pornographic content.
    Swisscows has its own ad system where ads are solely targeted based on your query and not even your location. Another reason why I love Swisscows is the grid of suggestion tags it offers whenever you type in a query. For example, typing Windows 10 suggests other words, like laptop, install, apps, update, features, etc.

    #Private Search Engine #Search Engine #Internet Search 36 social mentions

  7. Search Encrypt was designed from the ground up with privacy as its core value. Search Encrypt protects your privacy by encrypting your search terms, expiring your browsing history, and forcing advanced SSL encryption
    Search Encrypt is a metasearch engine that puts privacy at its forefront and ensures that your online activities remain safe. The website claims that it doesn’t track any identifiable information about users as it uses local encryption to secure your searches.

    #Private Search Engine #Search Engine #Internet Search 1 user reviews

  8. Startpage search engine, the new private way to search Google. Protect your Privacy with Startpage!
    Ixquick was a standalone search engine other than Google that displayed its own results. It developed another search engine called StartPage to include search results from Google without the tracking. But in 2009, they were merged, and now they operate under the brand StartPage.

    #Search Engine #Internet Search #Web Search

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    Open source metasearch engine
    It retrieves search results from numerous sources that include famous ones like Google, Yahoo, DuckDuckGo, Wikipedia, etc. SearX is an open-source Google alternative and available to everyone for a source code review as well as contributions on GitHub. You can even customize it as your own metasearch engine and host it on your server.

    #Search Engine #Internet Search #Web Search 40 social mentions

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    Yandex is a technology company that builds intelligent products and services powered by machine learning. Our goal is to help consumers and businesses better navigate the online and offline world.
    Yandex is presumably one of the biggest competitors to Google as it provides similar services like mobile apps, a web browser, map, translator, analytics, cloud storage, and even a mailing service. These services make Yandex one of the best alternative search engine to Google.

    #Search Engine #Internet Search #Web Search 126 social mentions

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    Ask.com is the #1 question answering service that delivers the best answers from the web and real people - all in one place.
    Ask, previously known as Ask Jeeves, is loved by many people for its simple question and format. It is an average search engine that returns search results if you type in any term that is not asked as a question.

    #Questions And Answers #Search Engine #Internet Search 29 social mentions

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    Unfiltered private search
    The disclaimer on the website also reads that Gibiru does not save your search query on its servers, and the records are wiped clean within seconds of performing the search.

    #Search Engine #Privacy Search Engine #Internet Search 15 social mentions

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