Google Search Engine Features
- Google was a Stanford University procject set up by Larry Page and Sergey Brin.
- Google had moved off campus and operarted as a private company from 1998.
- Google is a crawler-based search engine.
- Google is now the largest search engine in the world.
- The Google robot "GoogleBot" visits web sites and spiders their content.
- Google is often very up to date which means a high relevancy for searches.
- Google indexes and allows search of Images.
- Google offers the opportunity to check out cached pages of changed or dead sites.
- Google claims to have indexed over 3 billion web sites in it's search engine.
- Google is used for search results by Yahoo!, Netscape Search, AOL, iWon and many others.
- Google is currently the most popular search engine on the web.
- Google only indexes the first 101kb of web pages and the first 120kb of Adobe PDF files.
- Google sources in excess of 250 million searches per day.
- Google is the search provider for Earthlink.
- Google Directory Listings originate from DMOZ (The Open Directory Project).
- Google powers the following search engines: AOL and Netscape Search and Infospace and HotBot and Iwon. Google also provides sponsored links to Ask Jeeves and AOL and Earthlink.
- Google uses a unique algorythym called "PageRank" to order its Search Results.
- Google offers users a search toolbar for their desktop - the Google Toolbar.
- Google also offers free software such as Picasa, the Google picture indexer.
- Google runs a very popular and successful adverising programme for publishers and webmasters - Google Adwords.
- Google has a simple and clean interface that allow users to focus on the purpose of their search without distractions.
- The Google Search Engine
- Add an URL to the Google Search Engine (FREE)
- Add an URL to the Google United Kingdom (UK) Search Engine (FREE)
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