Search Engine

Business / Internet Marketing / Search Engine: A program that searches documents for specified keywords and returns a list of the documents where the keywords were found. Although search engine is really a general class of programs, the term is often used to specifically describe systems like Alta Vista and Excite that enable users to search for documents on the World Wide Web and USENET newsgroups.

Other Words for Engine

Engine Adjective Synonyms: motor, machine, mechanism, appliance, apparatus, locomotive
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Other Words for Search

Search Verb Synonyms: researching, analysis, exploration, examination, scrutiny, probe, study, perusal, sifting, inspection, scouring, inquiry or enquiry
Search Adjective Synonyms: hunt, pursuit, quest
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Search Engine Results Page (SERP)

Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Search Engine Results Page (SERP): Search Engine Results Page is the page on which the search engines show the results for a search query. MORE

Vertical Search

Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Vertical Search: A search service which is focused on a particular field, a particular type of information, or a particular information format. For example, Business.com would be a B2B vertical search engine, and YouT MORE

Search Engine Spam

Business / Internet Marketing / Search Engine Spam: Excessive manipulation to influence search engine rankings, often for pages which contain little or no relevant content. MORE

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