A search engine is a mechanism that is responsible for distributing and organizing the information produced on the network. These engines are what are known as search engines, and users can formulate questions or doubts using keywords. They are computer systems that search for all the files that are stored on the internet. This work is possible thanks to crawlers or spiders that are responsible for preparing results pages. There are a lot of search engines that you can use on the internet, the most popular being Google. With its algorithms that are always in constant progress and an advertising platform and a personalized search, Google has been able to accumulate a global market of 85%. The interface of this search engine is easy to use and can find everything you want. Below you can learn a little more about the topic of search engines and their functions. What Is A Search Engine? A search engine or a search engine is a computer system or a mechanism responsible for collecting the information available on the network. Web servers distribute the information through the crawling process, where the spiders of the different search engines store the data on the network. To find the information found in the different web search engines, you must use keywords. As a result, you will have a list of links that will take you to different web pages related to these keywords. Among the search engines currently available are: •Google •Bing •Yahoo •Ask •Go •AOL •Live •MSN Search •Terra •Boing •AURA •And many more Search Engine History Search engines were born in the 90s out of the need to be able to classify, manage, and organize the information that is on the internet. This was because more and more websites were popping up full of content. Wandex was the first search engine that emerged in 1993; Mattew Gray develop this World Wide Web project. In the same year, Ali web, which has existed until now, also came onto the market. For the year 1994, WebCrawler was born, which is known today as the Metasearch engine. In 1994 Lycos also emerged, which was very successful, and by 99, it was the most visited and is currently part of the Terra company. In 1995 Altavista emerged, thanks to its multi-language search, it became one of the most popular search engines. In 2003 Yahoo emerged as a web directory. Google was born in 1997, and by 2000, it became the most popular search engine. In 2007 Ask was born, being the first search engine on the web of the question and answer type. In 2009 Bing was born, where its objective was that people could have easier navigation. Search Engine Ranking •Search Engines They are the computerized search systems that work through the keyword. They are databases that are automatically stored on the web. •Directories They are known as hierarchical, subject, or category search engines. They can also be keyword search systems. The web information will determine the results in these search engines has provided to the directory when registering. Examples of directories include Terra and Yahoo. You should be aware that web directories and search engines are not the same. Search engines are responsible for creating website lists using spiders that crawl web pages. Instead, web directories are responsible for organizing websites by catalogs or topics and are not maintained by software. •Mixed systems They are the search engines that have a directory and also a search engine. This means that they are a search engine and a directory. • Hierarchical search engines (Spiders or spiders) They are responsible for collecting information on all content on the web. These are not available to anyone and require many resources to function. Examples of spiders include Google, Bing, Altavista, etc. •Metasearch engine It allows users to launch multiple searches on chosen engines but respecting the original format of the different search engines. They are responsible for conducting searches on genuine search engines; they are responsible for analyzing the results of the websites and presenting their results. Among this group is Dogpile. •FFA Free Links for All In this case, anyone can register their website in these small directories for a limited time. These links are not permanent. •Vertical search engines Thematic search engines or vertical search engines are the search engines that are a specialized specific fraction. This allows these vertical search engines to analyze the information with ease and depth. This search allows you to get more current results, and users will get an advanced search. What Are Search Engines For? As you have seen, there are many search engines, and each has a specific job and a special function. They all aim that you can access the information you need quickly and in an organized way. More than 80% of the searches you can do from Google, but there are others to obtain greater complexity or specific knowledge. What Is Dogpile, And How Is It Used? Dogpile is a metasearch engine; this means that you will be able to receive results from various search engines. Currently, this metasearch engine gets results from search engines Google, Bing, Yahoo, among many more. It began its functions in November 1996. The technology offered by this metasearch engine allows you to search 50% more online than other search engines. This was a study by an expert and was able to validate the information that Dogpile provides. In this metasearch engine, people will be able to see their pet Arfie, a puppy, on the main page. When you look at its main page, you will notice that it is tidy and very clean. Also, it has a very good selection of colors. You will see the search bar at the center of the home page; you will also have optional textabs on the top. Under the Arfie mascot, you will see links to the prank of the day, to the toolbar, SearchSpy, maps, weather, etc. You will also have a real-time search and an option to add Dogpile Search to your site. There is a favorite search, which is a list of the most searched queries. By being able to search multiple search engines and large directories simultaneously, you can save time and compare results. Search suggestions are one of the best features that this metasearch engine offers you. As you can see, you can use any of these options, and you will be able to access the information you are looking for quickly and comfortably.