What is Search Engine And Its Types

Search Engine

A search engine is a web-based software system which is developed to search and locate relevant information on the World Wide Web. Search engines generally answer the queries entered by the users and give them a list of search results.

Top Most Popular Search Engines In The World are:

Google Bing Yahoo Yandex

Ask.com Baidu DuckDuckGo SpiderWeb

Types of Search engine:

1. Crawl based search engine 2.Human Powered Directories 3.Hybrid Search Engines 4.Meta search engines

Crawl Based Search Engine


A crawler, bot, or spider is used by all crawler-based search engines to crawl and index fresh content into the search database.

Human Powered Directories


Human-powered directories, often known as open directory systems, depends on human based activities for listings.

Hybrid Search Engines


Hybrid Search Engines are search engines that use both Crawler based searches and Directory searches to obtain their results.

Meta Search Engines


Meta search engines are search engines that do not contain data themselves, but when a user performs a search, they take data from other search engines such as Google and Yahoo and display it to their users.

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