TITLE

Searching for the ideal search engine

AUTHOR(S)
Kearns, Dave
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Network World;7/12/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 28, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The Microsoft Corp. launched a 'new and improved' search facility at its Web site and many people seemed to positively gush about how wonderful it is. But is it? The author of this article believes that the test of a search engine is in the results, not in the page design. He thought it might be worthwhile to use a search on the name of a town as a comparison item between MSN and Google. He found out that although the new search results pages look very nice it could not give accurate and relevant results. He will stick with the Google instead.
ACCESSION #
13744331

 

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