What are the best alternate search engines to use?

asked by kateyy227
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    #1DuckDuckGo

    DuckDuckGo

    DuckDuckGo is a search engine that focuses on assuring the privacy of the user and of the search queries. It is included as an alternative searcher on the Apple's Safari web browser and is the default search engine for Tor browser.

    Apps

    Web, iOS, Android

    Free

    Steven Lu
    Written on January 19, 2018
    "For those who think Google does too much spying, DDG, is your best bet for a private search engine. But, it is not as good as Gogole"
  2. 12

    #2Anoox

    Anoox

    Anoox is the Search Engine & Social Network Nonprofit, the only one of its kind. They are a global community of wealthmakers, small business owners, socially conscious people, free thinkers.

    Websites

    Free

    Aaron Graham
    Written on January 22, 2018
    "Anoox is great to use for no other reason than because they're a nonprofit organization. It runs fast and has a sleek interface. It also has features that'll be familiar to anyone used to using Chrome or Firefox."
  3. 10

    #3Ask.com

    Ask.com

    Ask.com is a search engine that is based on a questions and answers system instead of a keyword based like Google and others. You can ask any question and Ask.com will give you search results based on that question.

    Websites

    Free

    Paul Cox
    Written on January 17, 2018
    "I like google, but every now and then I use Ask.com to see some different reply to my answers. And yes, you have to enter questions, and Ask.com will give you the answer. At least it will try :)"
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    #4Yandex Search Engine

    Yandex Search Engine

    Yandex is a Russian internet provider that offers a search engine based on privacy and anonymity. It is mainly used in Russia and nearby countries like Ukraine, Belarus and other European countries. 

    Websites

    Free

    Elizabeth Reyes
    Written on January 11, 2018
    "I got tired of using Google for searching. I just couldn't find what I wanted. So, I looked for an alternate search engine to use and I found Yandex Search Engine. It's a Russian Internet provider search engine that prizes privacy and being anonymous. I love that. It's one of the most popular search engines over there and I can see why. I can easily find what I'm looking for. I've gotten better results that Google! And, above all else, it's private. Highly recommended."
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    #5Gibiru

    Gibiru

    Gibiru is a search engine that is centred on providing the user with a totally anonymous and not tracked search to avoid privacy and ads interferences. When you search through Gibiru you can anonymously search and surf the internet without compromising your privacy.

    Websites

    Free

    Roy Burke
    Written on January 13, 2018
    "if you want uncensored content this seems okay although i do not think this is a good one to use"
  3. 2

    #6Groot Search engine

    Groot Search engine

    Groot is an online search engine you can use as an alternative to more known search engines like Google or Bing. Simply type in your query, click search and you will get relevant results.

    Websites

    Free

    Georgia Olson
    Written on January 25, 2018
    "Very nice look an feel. Gives only the best answers and results. Very fast and clean environment. Helped me allot to find my information that I needed. I like it! :)"
  4. 2

    #7Yahoo Search Engine

    Yahoo Search Engine

    Yahoo still stands as one of the most used portals on the web. It is now part of Verizon and continues with the Yahoo Search Engine which is the third most used search engine in the US. It allows you to have 

    Websites

    Free

    Peter Lewis
    Written on January 22, 2018
    "probably second best beside google"

Summary

Best What are the best alternate search engines to use
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1DuckDuckGoApps 16 Free
2AnooxWebsites 12 Free
3Ask.comWebsites 10 Free
4Yandex Search EngineWebsites 9 Free
5GibiruWebsites 6 Free
6Groot Search engineWebsites 2 Free
7Yahoo Search EngineWebsites 2 Free
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