StartPage was initially developed as the Ixquick search engine by David Bodnick and launched in 1998. In 2000, Ixquick was purchased by the Dutch corporation Surfboard Holding BV. The search engine StartPage was released... More » Technology Internet & Networking

To use the Wall Street Journal's basic search engine, simply type your search terms or keywords into the engine, and then click on the Search button. The website then pulls up a list of relevant articles and blog hits fo... More » Technology Internet & Networking

To change a search engine on Google Chrome, go to Options, click the drop-down menu next to Manage search engines, select your preferred search engine from the provided list, and then click Make default. Different browse... More » Technology Internet & Networking

Mamma Metasearch is a search engine that acquires information from up to a dozen Internet directories and search engines. The source of the search result appears in square brackets beneath the text. A ranking and voting ... More »

Enclosing search terms in quotations marks when using a search engine tends to result in more accurate search results. Search engines look only for terms placed between quotation marks rather than terms that they determi... More »

Although websites have used tactics such as keyword stuffing and link spamming to boost ratings in the past, search engine algorithm updates now require relevant, specific, evergreen and original content to show up high ... More » Technology Internet & Networking

The Dogpile search engine uses metasearch technology, which saves time by gathering and compiling results from various search engines. Dogpile claims that the search results are more complete than what other search engin... More » Technology Internet & Networking