Which search engine do you use most often?

dan's picture
AOL
0% (0 votes)
Ask.com
0% (0 votes)
Google
84% (54 votes)
MSN/Live
0% (0 votes)
Yahoo
11% (7 votes)
other
5% (3 votes)
Total votes: 64
Shovelled_Up_Dead_Corpses_Rotting_You's picture

I can't remember the last

I can't remember the last time I used anything other than google. I'd say it's been about 10 years.

nick-bug's picture

Here's a search engine that

Here's a search engine that you should try...

www.goodsearch.com

Shovelled_Up_Dead_Corpses_Rotting_You's picture

I remember in college,

I remember in college, before google pretty much took over as search engine #1. dogpile was my favorite. haha, dogpile.

dan's picture

Shovelled_Up_Dead_Corpses_Rot

Shovelled_Up_Dead_Corpses_Rotting_You wrote:

I remember in college, before google pretty much took over as search engine #1. dogpile was my favorite. haha, dogpile.

I used to use dogpile too.

I remember when Yahoo was the only search engine -
except it wasn't a search engine, it was a directory.

I remember using AltaVista for a fairly long period of time.
And sometimes Lycos too.

I started using Google when it was still a research project at Stanford, before it was called Google. However, I wasn't overly impressed with the algorithm back then, so it was another year or two until I started using it primarily.

tudor's picture

Thanks, nick-bug. I just

Thanks, nick-bug. I just hate Google. It's the most intrusive platform I've ever come across. It makes me not care if it's any good, and just want to keep it from trying to take over my desktop.

Lisa33's picture

Shovelled_Up_Dead_Corpses_Rot

Shovelled_Up_Dead_Corpses_Rotting_You wrote:

I remember in college, before google pretty much took over as search engine #1. dogpile was my favorite. haha, dogpile.

Ha! I was coming here to joke that "Dan, you forgot Dogpile." That did rock.

I think the first search engine I used was Ask Jeeves, though.

netable's picture

Ok, this is so cool that

Ok, this is so cool that this poll is here' especially when my browser keeps taking me to Ask.com and it is driving me nuts!!!!!

How can I get it to take me to google like it originally did' that ask.com sucks'