The Top 19 Best Search Engines List | 2017


Search Engines is a web based computer program that find pdf documents, Images, Videos and HTML pages for specified keyword and returns the high quality results of any webpage containing those keywords. Web engines crawled and indexed the billions of web pages (including Images, Videos, PDF documents much more) and show the results depending upon their importance. World most popular engine is Google end of 2016 62+ billion pages indexed by Google. Top 5 safe free search engines is Google, Bing, Yahoo, Ask.com, AOL.



1 Google.com    Alexa rank = 1   Similarweb rank = 1

Google.com Google.com was developed by Sergey Brin and Larry Page in September 1998. 67.47% search market control by google inc. Company provide thousand of products and services like email, Google+, Google Search, Google Drive, Chrome, Youtube, Blogger, Android. Pagerank and link building is most popular algorithm provided by Google. The company reported 96% revenue was derived from its advertising programs. Using Google you can search images, videos, news, maps. Over 1.1+ billion WorldWide unique visitors use this website and over 55,976 employees work in this company. In 2005 google develop a desktop and mobile mapping service. It offering street maps, satellite imagery. Company CEO = Sundar Pichai. Company revenue US $68.83 billion in 2015. Net Income US $16.889 billion. In June 2017 Google fined a record 2.7 billion us dollar by the EU for manipulating search results. EU team say google had 'abused its dominant position by systematically favoring' it own shopping comparison service. Company total equity = $108.34 billion. Total employees = 59,976 (Q3 2016).

2 Bing.com    Alexa rank = 28   Similarweb rank = 52

Bing.com Bing.com developed by microsoft in June 2009. Bing offering three column display format first column for traditional search results, second column shows structured data and in third column data shows provides from twitter and facebook. Bing offer some additional features such as interface, media, local info, integration with hotmail, integration with facebook, integration with apple, integration with window8. Bing entertainment service allow visitors to View Movies,    Tv shows,   Music  and Games. Bing finance and local services provide complete information about stock market and local business details and reviews. The images and videos search algorithm enable users to quickly search most relevant photographs and videos. Bing e-commerce market features enable users to find hotels, flight tickets and online products. 54.6 million USA unique visitors use this website. If you want good quality images use this site and get high quality image for personal.


3 Yahoo.com    Alexa rank = 6   Site URL = http://www.yahoo.com

Yahoo.com Yahoo is a web-portal developed by David Filo and Jerry Yang in 1994. According to comscore 197 million US visitors use yahoo. Yahoo provides Sports information, news, Music, Videos, finance, messenger, mail, maps. Yahoo offer communication services like messenger and mail, yahoo mail service offer 10Gb storage. the company offer some social networking services like flickr, yahoo buzz, yahoo personals. End of 2010 yahoo offers mobile services like mobile blogging and messaging. Yahoo support the e-commerce market and small businesses. Company CEO Marissa Mayer and chairman Maynard webb. with yahoo service you can access more than one services such as mail, finance, world news, image hosting and watch movies cricket online. Yahoo was the front page of the web for new generation internet users and all services attract over 1 billion users but in 2016 company sell core business to Verizon Communications for $4.8 billion. Yahoo lost popularity in search market i think this company not focus on search engine marketing. Company revenue = US $1.69 billion | Total assets = US $16.80 billion | Total employees = 14,453.

4 Baidu.com    Alexa rank = 4   Site URL = http://www.baidu.com

Baidu.com Baidu was founded by Robin Li and Eric Xu in january 2000. It indexed over 81 million images, 13 million audio and video files, 751 million webpages. It is 5th popular web crawler in the world and No 1 in the China. Baidu company provide several services such as - baidu cloud is most powerful cloud based service it offer 3 TB free online storage. Baidu post bar is another online community where users can share knowledge and ideas. Baidu image and video search services offer millions of multimedia files. Baidu offer social networking service users can post images, blogs, videos through this service.

5 Yandex.com    Alexa rank = 1,316   Site URL = http://www.yandex.com

Yandex.com Yandex.com russian based engine developed by Arkady Vlozh and Llya Segalovich. According comscore 56 million users from all over the world use Yandex. Company revenue = $39.4 billion | Operating income = $13.3 billion | Net income = $13.6 billion | Total assets = $34 billion | Total equity = $28.89 billion | Total employees = 5,432.

6 Ask.com    Alexa rank = 107   Site URL = http://www.ask.com

Ask.com The Ask was founded by David Warthen and Garrett Gruener in 1995. Ask is a most popular question answering site, later it add image and video search facility. Ask browser toolbar can appear as extra bar added to the any type of browser window. According quantcast 33 million US users use this site.

7 AOL.com    Alexa rank = 251   Site URL = http://www.AOL.com

Search.AOL.com AOL is a mass media corporation founded by Steve Case, Marc Seriff, Jim Kimsey. This company invest in many websites. AOL major acquisitions Techcrunch, Engadget, MapQuest, The Huffington post. AOL search facility powered by google inc. AOl also offer News, Lifestyle, Sports, Finance, Entertainment services. Company revenue = $2.19 billion | Net Income = $1.059 billion | Total assets = $2.799 billion | Total employees = 5,987.

8 DuckDuckgo   Alexa rank = 613   Site URL = http://www.duckduckgo.com

DuckDuckgo.com DuckDuckGo was founded by Gabriel Weinberg in september 2008. This website uses data from Wikipedia, Bing, Yahoo, Yendex. It puts privacy first and does't log user information and does not store IP addresses.

9 Sogou.com    Alexa rank = 58   Site URL = http://www.sogou.com

Soso.com is a web based chinese web crawler later this company owned by Tencent inc. So soso discontinued services and now redirects to Sogou.com.

10 Webcrawler  Alexa rank = 2,475   Site URL = http://webcrawler.com

Webcrawler.com Webcrawler.com was founded by Brian Pinkerton in april 1994. It was first fully indexed secure meta engine, that fetched the good results from Yahoo! inc, Google, Bing search, About.com, Ask.com and some others. Webcrawler offering all type of results like multimedia (including videos, images, local business information and news). Webcrawler show advertising results at the top and bottom of the page, and all organic results showing in middle of the page.

11 Wow.com    Alexa rank = 2,135   Site URL = http://www.wow.com

Wow.com WOW.com powered by Google, it provide quick link for most popular websites in the world. According quantcast 5.5 million US unique visitors use wow to find awesome stuff. WOW.com was developed by AOL company. This engine search images based on high quality pixel and its width, height and formats.

12 Info.com    Alexa rank = 8,353   Site URL = http://www.info.com

Info.com Info.com is an image, video, news and html page finder and fetched results from Google, Open Directory, Yahoo and Bing, Ask. Info.com offers a meta engine that allows you to search multiple leading sources at once, returning more comprehensive and relevant results fast. Info provide some plugins for Firefox, Internet Explorer, Google Chrome. Using it users can easily access millions of images, videos, employment opportunities. Info.com online comparison shopping service enables users to compare products, prices and buy products.

13 Infospace    Alexa rank = 15,135   Site URL = http://www.infospace.com

61 million unique visitors use this website. Infospace was founded by Rich Skrenta in 2007. 5 million US visitors use this site it offer downable browser search toolbar. Infospace use the dynamic inference graph algorithm and slashtag filters.

  1. Excite.com Alexa rank = 8,246 | Quantcast US rank = NA | Compete US rank = NA
  2. Dogpile.com Alexa rank = 6,259 | Quantcast USA rank = 4,161 | Compete US rank = 2,089
  3. Lycos.com Alexa rank = 13,193 | Quantcast US rank = 14,878 | Compete US rank = 15,185
  4. Contenko.com Alexa rank = 132K | Quantcast US rank = 143K | Compete US rank = 123K


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