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Using Search Engines Part 1: Who Uses Search

Using Search Engines Part 1: Who Uses Search | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Search engines have become a welcomed part of our daily lives. In fact, 82.6% of all people on the web use search engines.
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Here Are The Big Twitter Search Changes | WebProNews

Here Are The Big Twitter Search Changes | WebProNews | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Earlier, Twitter hinted at a big search overhaul to come, and now the company has unveiled what exactly that entails. First, Twitter is launching search autocomplete and “people you follow” search results to Twitter.com.
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Twitter Search Gets a Makeover

Twitter Search Gets a Makeover | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Aren't makeovers fun? They are meant to make something that needed a little work that much better. It takes something ...
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Google's Semantic Search – The Gen Next of SEO! | Dropjack

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) has changed over time. The most recent development in this arena is the introduction of Google's 'Semantic Search Engine'. This article discusses its functionality and its impact on SEO and web content writing.
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New Twitter search experience revealed: includes autocomplete, Spelling corrections, related suggestions and more

New Twitter search experience revealed: includes autocomplete, Spelling corrections, related suggestions and more | SearchTools | Scoop.it
As promised last night, Twitter has dropped a brand new search experience on its service to help you find things that really matter to you.

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Twitter Search Now Has Autocomplete and Other Improvements

Twitter Search Now Has Autocomplete and Other Improvements | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Search on Twitter has never been the most organized experience, and it's unlikely it ever will be, but there are some new features coming to Twitter's web client and apps that should be helpful.
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A Free MP3 Search results Can Help Find Music | iBuzzs.com

A Free MP3 Search results Can Help Find Music | iBuzzs.com | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Music plays a big role in people's life these days. Whether they are supporters of hip hop, nation, pop, or good ole', there is something out there for everyone. One of the best ways for one to find music of preference is to use a ...
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How Google May Re-Rank Search Results Based the Context of ...

How Google May Re-Rank Search Results Based the Context of ... | SearchTools | Scoop.it
... the Context of What You Click #ux #x. Jun 29. Posted by fredzimny. from UX Design | Scoop.it http://www.scoop.it/t/ux-design/p/2068605042/how-google-may-re-rank-search-results-based-the-context-of-what-you-click ...
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Smackdown: Google Voice Search vs. Apple's Siri [VIDEO]

Smackdown: Google Voice Search vs. Apple's Siri [VIDEO] | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean brings with it voice search, but is it any match for Apple's Siri?
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Google Sound Search

The widget's name is Sound Search, but the most prominent message you're likely to see when using the widget is "What's this song?". The internal codename for the app seems to be "Google Ears". Here's the Sound Search ...
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isbn.nu: search for books and compare prices — fast! | A cool selection of cool search engines with extra flavours

isbn.nu: search for books and compare prices — fast! | A cool selection of cool search engines with extra flavours | SearchTools | Scoop.it
isbn.nu offers a quick way to compare the prices of any in-print and many out-of-print books at over a dozen online bookstores.   Post Image: http://bit.ly/LX9hRS (isbn.nu: search for books and compare prices — fast!
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Twitter Takes A Hard Look At Real-Time Search Queries

Twitter Takes A Hard Look At Real-Time Search Queries | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Twitter Takes A Hard Look At Real-Time Search Queries - WebProNews http://t.co/gAd4Nwiz...
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Simple Tune - Music Search Engine - Free Music, Charts and Radio

Simple Tune Music Search Engine is the quickest and easiest way to listen to music on the internet.
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Twitter brings search autocomplete to the web, helps find Biebs ...

Twitter brings search autocomplete to the web, helps find Biebs ... | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Twitter had been hinting at a big search update today, and that's just what it delivered. Instead of the (quite frankly clunky) search results page, a.
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Twitter Search Adds “Search Within People You Follow - TechCrunch

Twitter Search Adds “Search Within People You Follow - TechCrunch | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Twitter has just implemented a massive set of improvements to search, allowing you to search just within tweets of people you follow, autocomplete, and related results including similar hashtags and usernames.
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July6: How Google's Semantic Search Will Change SEO, what won't ...

July6: How Google's Semantic Search Will Change SEO, what won't ... | SearchTools | Scoop.it
How Google's Semantic Search Will Change SEO | Business Intelligence Revolution | Scoop.it. Google's recent revelation of a semantic approach to search results may mean big changes for search marketers and brands.
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Less Can Be More on DuckDuckGo Site - The Ledger

Less Can Be More on DuckDuckGo Site - The Ledger | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Less Can Be More on DuckDuckGo SiteThe LedgerHere's a little exercise I tried the other day that you might want to attempt as well. I typed the words "search engines" and "do not track" into Google's search box.
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Twitter Blog: Simpler search

Twitter Blog: Simpler search | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Twitter search is now easier with search autocomplete, search results only from people you follow, related suggestions and more.
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How to use Google's search tools to get better results | Geek.com

How to use Google's search tools to get better results | Geek.com | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Jun. 29, 2012 - Google Search is one of the most commonly used online tools. It's so closely tied to daily web browsing that many people barely think about it. But even.
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Cool Infographics - Blog - The Massive Challenge of Search Engine ...

Cool Infographics - Blog - The Massive Challenge of Search Engine ... | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Building a search engine is a very complex task. I often find myself trying to justify to people why it is that search engines can't understand their site. They seem fixated on believing that a search engine should understand it if a ...
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One-Word Queries Up 19 Percent In Last Year, Hitwise Says

One-Word Queries Up 19 Percent In Last Year, Hitwise Says | SearchTools | Scoop.it
It looks like searcher behavior is changing. The folks at Experian Hitwise said yesterday that one-word search queries are up 19 percent since last year.
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Google Searches Still Way Better Than Siri, Study Finds

Google Searches Still Way Better Than Siri, Study Finds | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Munster ultimately gave Apple Siri technology a “D” for accuracy while Google earned a solid B+ for search results. In his own estimation Munster says Siri is approximately two years behind Google's learning curve but ...
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50 Cool Search Engines for Serious Readers [Updated] - Online Colleges

50 Cool Search Engines for Serious Readers [Updated] - Online Colleges | SearchTools | Scoop.it
These up-to-date search engines will help you find e-books, rare titles, and even discuss your favorite titles with other readers.
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Be a ‘Google Power Searcher’

Be a ‘Google Power Searcher’ | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Google has many hidden features that can enhance and focus search queries, but not all of them are known to the public at large.
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MetaGopher; a meta search engine | A cool selection of cool search engines with extra flavours

MetaGopher; a meta search engine | A cool selection of cool search engines with extra flavours | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Efficiently search the internet for information using our meta search engine. Results are combined from 8 major search engines and delivered to your browser in a simple web page format.
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