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News items on internet searching, search engines and things that will interest librarians and information people.

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By: TechGuy (141 month(s) ago)

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Phil’s weekly picks: 

Phil’s weekly picks January 1 – 7 2008 http://www.philbradley.typepad.com

FuzzFind Web search: 

FuzzFind Web search http://www.fuzzfind.com

Fuzzfind:: 

Fuzzfind: Multi/meta search engine checking Google, Yahoo, Live and del.icio.us

Google tips and tricks: 

Google tips and tricks Obscure Google search tricks from Lifehacker http://moourl.com/googletips

Slide6: 

cache:www.philb.com -site:ebay.com –site:bizrate.com OR use http://www.givemebackmygoogle.com

Slide7: 

Faces: add &imgtype=face Live.com (in images) filter:face

Earthfrisk: 

Earthfrisk http://www.earthfrisk.org

Slide9: 

Meta/multi search engine, with GYMA searches Image, Video, Maps, Directory Vote, comment!

What’s open?: 

What’s open? http://www.whatsopen.com/ Find out what's hot at any given moment. Find out where your friends, or new friends are going.

My Sponsor: 

My Sponsor China Holidays http://www.chinaholidays.com

Zuula Search: 

Zuula Search http://www.zuula.com/

Slide14: 

Multi/Meta search engine using GYM, Gigablast, Exalead, Alexa, Accoona and Mojeek. Web, Images, Video, News, Blog, Jobs

Search for Video: 

Search for Video http://www.searchforvideo.com/ indexes online video clips from over 10,000 sources.

Sortfix: 

Sortfix http://www.sortfix.com/ Easy automated way of excluding/including search terms

Search Wikia: 

Search Wikia http://alpha.search.wikia.com/ “We are aware that the quality of the search results is low.” “A complete let down” “miles behind the competition” “yet another crappy search service”

Other items: 

Other items Over 50 UK based search engines disappear in three years The list is at http://www.philb.com/cse/unitedkingdom.htm Google custom search engine on the fly

Slide20: 

I’ve added a Web 2.0 resource search engine UK Search engine http://www.philb.com

List of URLs 1: 

List of URLs 1 http://www.fuzzfind.com http://moourl.com/googletips http://www.earthfrisk.org http://www.whatsopen.com/ http://www.zuula.com/ http://www.searchforvideo.com/ http://www.sortfix.com/ http://alpha.search.wikia.com/ http://www.chinaholidays.com

List of URLs 2: 

List of URLs 2 http://www.techcrunch.com/2008/01/06/wikia-search-is-a-complete-letdown/ http://mashable.com/2008/01/06/wikia-search-miles-behind-the-competition/ http://searchengineland.com/080107-131756.php http://www.philb.com/cse/unitedkingdom.htm http://www.google.com/coop/cse/onthefly http://www.philb.com

Thank you!: 

Thank you! I hope you enjoyed the presentation and found it useful. Contact me at philb@philb.com or via my website at http://www.philb.com

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