24 Other Search Sites exercises
The exercises today are pretty simple. You're going to use each one of the alternative search engines to explore topics related to your project.
- Be sure not to miss the following alternative search sites:
- CoolIris (if you have brought your own computer)
- Kosmix (the results page on this site is as good as I have seen)
- iSeek (use the left column to further refine your search)
- FactBites (enter your search and then look carefully at the whole results page)
- Quintura (use the term cloud to refine your search)
- SenseBot In-depth Search (create an in-depth search for your topic)
- Hakia (use the "news" tool)
- Exalead (use the "narrow your search" tool box on the right)
- Cluuz (explore the whole page after you enter your search term)
- Evri (enter a person, product, or thing that you are interested in, and then explore the whole results page)
- Scour (use the related searches to refine your search)
- Cuil (use the “Explore by Category” tool to the right to refine your search)
- Lexxe (use the clusters to the left to refine your search)
- Use both wikipedia search tools
- Use the first two social information search tools (OneRiot, tuSavvy) to search for information about your project.
- Use SiloBreaker to search for information about your project.
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