Specialized Search Engines in the Best of the Web Directory

Specialized Search Engines

All Things Now

Allows users to search for the most popular or most shared content online.

Chinese Menu

Search engine and directory for Chinese restaurants in the United States. Presents restaurant details with ratings, photos, reviews, and menus. http://www.facebook.com/chinesemenupage Chinese_Menu

Comcast Search

Web search tool explores the Internet for videos, images, yellow pages, news, and shopping resources.

Creative Commons Search

Specifically searches for files and content online that can be freely used, shared, and reproduced.

DeweyDigger

Search exploration based on the Dewey Decimal System using images and cloud tag of terminologies.

DocJax

Document search engine that specifically looks for DOC, PDF, XLS and PPT files. Provides direct download links.

Duck Duck Go

Specialized search engine that delivers "zero click info" as well as results from Wikipedia, and other related links.

DuckDuckGoog

Combines the best results of Duckduckgo and Google search for an easy to use search in any browser.

Everyzing

Find video and audio resources in various fields of interest including politics, business, and entertainment.

Feedmil

Searches RSS feeds and allows filtering by the feed's popularity.

Filler Item Finder

Searches for low priced Amazon items to add to an order that needs to reach a certain minimum amount to qualify for free Amazon shipping or other perks.

FindArticles.com

Search for articles in the news, magazines, and educational sources.

FindSounds.com

Search the Internet for sound effects and musical instrument samples.

Fragrantica

Perfume and cologne search service and online community.

GoodSearch

Search engine which donates 50% of its revenue to charities and schools designated by search users. Also donates revenues from its online shopping mall.

Green Maven

Specialized search for green and sustainable websites.

Helioid

Refine searches and narrow the results for a more productive search/and find.

I'm Halal

Offers web, image, news, and Qur'an search and returns results deemed to be safe for those of the Muslim faith.

Indeed

Job search service explores the Internet for job postings by job title, keywords, company name, and location.

Jinni

Serves as a movie and TV "taste engine." Provides search results based on a user's preferences.

King of Search

Search using Google, Yahoo, MSN, ASK and more.

Krugle

Open source codes, projects, and technical pages search engine.

LinkUp Job Search Engine

Helps expose hidden jobs. Only lists jobs taken directly from company websites for productive results.

Mahalo

Human-powered search engine offering organized, comprehensive, and spam-free search results for popular keywords.

Moat

Ad search engine. Displays search results of ads for specific companies or brands running on different web pages.

Mugurdy

Search engine offering results in thumbnails for easy viewing, with descriptions displayed to make searching a breeze.

Ofelio

Atom and RSS feed search engine. Serves as a tool for publishers and readers of syndicated web content.

PDF Search Engine

PDF file search tool that provides instant download links within the search results.

PDF Search Engine

Search for PDF's all across the web.

PDFind

PDF search engine that allows users to preview files before downloading.

ripple

Google Custom Search powered engine donating a portion of all ad revenues to charity.

RSS Search Hub

RSS, Atom, and RDF feed search engine. Indexes millions of feeds from thousands of websites.

SaveItt

Specialized search engine for findnig books, PDFs, documents, PowerPoint presentations, and Excel files.

Search[co.de]

Specialized search engine that focuses on finding programming codes and snippets.

SearchIRC

Complete and up to date IRC search engine monitoring over 4000 IRC networks for channels and users.

SearchKindly

Search engine which donates 100% of its advertising revenue to charity. Offers copies of canceled donation checks, and HTML code to include search box on any website.

Searchme

Presents search results as an image gallery. Offers ability to filter results by category, as well as personalized settings for adult content, themes, and link targets.

Serchilo

Serves as an interface for using multiple search engines or for searching specific websites.

Similar Site Search

Specialized search designed to help find similar sites, and alternative web sites.

Social Mention

Real-time search and analysis tool focusing on social media content. Also offers a buzz widget and social media alerts.

Spezify

Searches displayed in a mix of all media types in order to generate extensive and diverse search results.

Spffy

Specialized search engine created for finding royalty-free, rights-managed, and news or archival photos and videos.

Sweet Search

Students get better search results with input from targeted sources. Includes the Smithsonian, PBS, universities, and the Library of Congress.

Twerq

Provides a tabbed search experience. Users enter the search term and results from Google, Yahoo, Windows and video sites are provided in their respected tabs.

Vast.com

Web classifieds search engine. Crawls the web for listings of real estate, rentals, jobs, tickets, services, and more.

Viewzi

View search results in a variety of different views, including text, screen shots, site information, news, time lines, and Amazon books.

Wikiwix

Search engine focusing on Wikipedia articles. Searches for Wikipedia content as well as other related sites associated with the collaborative online encyclopedia's database.

WuZAM

MP3 search engine useful for finding free music downloads from various sources online.

Yahoo Clues

Presents search trends and demographic data for Yahoo! searches. Includes graphs and illustrations.

ZoomInfo

People, company, and job search service. Search by product or industry keyword.

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