Page and Sergey Brin began Google as a research project. They felt that a search engine that ranked websites by how many sites linked to them, rather than by keyword density (the amount of times a word is found on a website) would give better rankings.
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Founded by Jerry Yang and David Filo
Founded January 1994
It started as a hobby of these two people to find a way to keep track of their personal interests on the Internet.
A meta-search engine is a search tool that sends user requests to several other search engines and/or databases and aggregates the results into a single list or displays them according to their source.
web search allowing the use of operative terms such as and, or, or not (some Boolean search engines let you use signs like + or -, AND, OR)
Types of search Google offers
Google offers to search for movies, videos, images, maps, and also check email.
Google Makes Money
Google makes most of its money through the sale of ads. In fact, of the company's $6.2 billion in revenue in 2005, over $6 billion is from the ads.
Software application used to locate and display Web pages.
Internet explorer, Firefox, Firebird, Safari
Light weight, colorful, peaceful, easily browse facility, contains own task manager, great bookmark facility.