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Advanced Internet Searching: Some Google, some not Phil Bradley http://www.philb.com May 2009
 
 
Why use Google?
Wonder Wheel
Timeline
Google similar images <ul><li>http://similar-images.googlelabs.com/ </li></ul>
Better search refinements
Longer ‘snippets’
Imagesize:
Types of image
Colour of images
Enhanced ‘did you mean?’
Enhanced Maps
Change your own results
Searchwiki
Searchwiki results
In Quotes
In Quotes
One trick ponies <ul><li><location> movies </li></ul>
 
 
 
 
Google custom search engines
Why not use Google?
 
Alternative search engines <ul><li>Free text </li></ul><ul><li>Directory </li></ul><ul><li>Multi/Meta  </li></ul><ul><li>S...
Exalead  <ul><li>http://www.exalead.co.uk/search   </li></ul>
 
Yahoo Directory <ul><li>http://dir.yahoo.com/   </li></ul>
Multi/meta search <ul><li>Browsys  http://www.browsys.com/search/ </li></ul><ul><li>Trovando  http://www.trovando.it/   </...
Visual search engines <ul><li>Redzee  http://redz.com/   </li></ul>
Touchgraph <ul><li>http://www.touchgraph.com/TGGoogleBrowser.html   </li></ul>
Category based engines <ul><li>Carrot Clustering  http://search.carrot2.org/   </li></ul>
Clusty  http://clusty.com/
Comparing results <ul><li>Thumbshots ranking  http://www.thumbshots.org/   </li></ul>
TripleMe  http://www.tripleme.com/
Similar sites <ul><li>Web Insuggest  http://web.insuggest.com/   </li></ul>
Similicious  http://www.similicio.us/
News/Date <ul><li>Silobreaker  http://www.silobreaker.com/   </li></ul>
By Date <ul><li>Grokker  http://live.grokker.com/   </li></ul>
Multimedia engines <ul><li>Audio Visual </li></ul><ul><li>Image </li></ul><ul><li>Sound </li></ul>
As well as YouTube... <ul><li>Trooker  http://www.trooker.com/   </li></ul>
Sounds  <ul><li>Soungle http://soungle.com/ </li></ul>
Images (as well as Flickr) <ul><li>Tag Galaxy  http://www.taggalaxy.de/   </li></ul>
 
People related content <ul><li>Spock  http://www.spock.com   </li></ul>
Blogs  <ul><li>Google blog search  http://blogsearch.google.com/   </li></ul>
Social media <ul><li>Social Mention  http://www.socialmention.com/   </li></ul>
And finally... <ul><li>Wayback Machine  http://www.archive.org/index.php   </li></ul>
BananaSlug  http://bananaslug.com/
Thank you! <ul><li>http://www.philb.com/whichengine.htm   </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.philbradley.typepad.com/   </li></u...
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  1. 1. Advanced Internet Searching: Some Google, some not Phil Bradley http://www.philb.com May 2009
  2. 4. Why use Google?
  3. 5. Wonder Wheel
  4. 6. Timeline
  5. 7. Google similar images <ul><li>http://similar-images.googlelabs.com/ </li></ul>
  6. 8. Better search refinements
  7. 9. Longer ‘snippets’
  8. 10. Imagesize:
  9. 11. Types of image
  10. 12. Colour of images
  11. 13. Enhanced ‘did you mean?’
  12. 14. Enhanced Maps
  13. 15. Change your own results
  14. 16. Searchwiki
  15. 17. Searchwiki results
  16. 18. In Quotes
  17. 19. In Quotes
  18. 20. One trick ponies <ul><li><location> movies </li></ul>
  19. 25. Google custom search engines
  20. 26. Why not use Google?
  21. 28. Alternative search engines <ul><li>Free text </li></ul><ul><li>Directory </li></ul><ul><li>Multi/Meta </li></ul><ul><li>Social media </li></ul><ul><li>Visual results </li></ul><ul><li>Real time </li></ul><ul><li>Weblog </li></ul>
  22. 29. Exalead <ul><li>http://www.exalead.co.uk/search </li></ul>
  23. 31. Yahoo Directory <ul><li>http://dir.yahoo.com/ </li></ul>
  24. 32. Multi/meta search <ul><li>Browsys http://www.browsys.com/search/ </li></ul><ul><li>Trovando http://www.trovando.it/ </li></ul>
  25. 33. Visual search engines <ul><li>Redzee http://redz.com/ </li></ul>
  26. 34. Touchgraph <ul><li>http://www.touchgraph.com/TGGoogleBrowser.html </li></ul>
  27. 35. Category based engines <ul><li>Carrot Clustering http://search.carrot2.org/ </li></ul>
  28. 36. Clusty http://clusty.com/
  29. 37. Comparing results <ul><li>Thumbshots ranking http://www.thumbshots.org/ </li></ul>
  30. 38. TripleMe http://www.tripleme.com/
  31. 39. Similar sites <ul><li>Web Insuggest http://web.insuggest.com/ </li></ul>
  32. 40. Similicious http://www.similicio.us/
  33. 41. News/Date <ul><li>Silobreaker http://www.silobreaker.com/ </li></ul>
  34. 42. By Date <ul><li>Grokker http://live.grokker.com/ </li></ul>
  35. 43. Multimedia engines <ul><li>Audio Visual </li></ul><ul><li>Image </li></ul><ul><li>Sound </li></ul>
  36. 44. As well as YouTube... <ul><li>Trooker http://www.trooker.com/ </li></ul>
  37. 45. Sounds <ul><li>Soungle http://soungle.com/ </li></ul>
  38. 46. Images (as well as Flickr) <ul><li>Tag Galaxy http://www.taggalaxy.de/ </li></ul>
  39. 48. People related content <ul><li>Spock http://www.spock.com </li></ul>
  40. 49. Blogs <ul><li>Google blog search http://blogsearch.google.com/ </li></ul>
  41. 50. Social media <ul><li>Social Mention http://www.socialmention.com/ </li></ul>
  42. 51. And finally... <ul><li>Wayback Machine http://www.archive.org/index.php </li></ul>
  43. 52. BananaSlug http://bananaslug.com/
  44. 53. Thank you! <ul><li>http://www.philb.com/whichengine.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.philbradley.typepad.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.slideshare.net/philbradley/ </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>
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