Buyer-portals have spoiled Google
Thread poster: Heinrich Pesch

Heinrich Pesch  Identity Verified
Finland
Local time: 03:19
Member (2003)
Finnish to German
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Apr 27, 2004

Sometimes it's quite impossible nowadays to obtain good search results with Google, because you get only links to portals, and when you click one the result is: Sorry, no search result!
Try e.g. "adapterblende".
Is there any search engine that delivers original sites?


 

Klaus Herrmann  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 02:19
Member (2002)
English to German
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Use minus sign Apr 27, 2004

Have you tried to use the minus sign to exclude the useless links? Using your example, radioblende yields 1690 hits, radioblende -hama narrows the search down to 290 hits.

 

Nenija Hasanic
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Local time: 02:19
English to Bosnian
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Try these ones Apr 27, 2004

www.alltheweb.com or www.vivisimo.com

The latter is clustering search engine and I find it very interesting.

Best regards,

Nenija Hasanic


 

Lorenzo Lilli  Identity Verified
Local time: 02:19
German to Italian
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copernic Apr 28, 2004

Try www.copernic.com, it's a meta-search engine, that is it searches in several search engines. I sometimes find it better than Google. Anyway, try to use the advanced search functions as much as possible (both in google and in other search engines).

 


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