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AccuFind


http://web.archive.org/web/20010526124453/http://accufind.com/

     
Language English



Launched 1998 or earlier
Closed 2001



Developer Cambridge Internet Solutions



Country of Origin US America



Owner
1998 - 2001 Cambridge Internet Solutions



Topic Universal



Region No Limitation



Technology
and/or
Strategy
Meta SeEn



Used SeEn 18 search engines and directories; WebCrawler; Excite; MSN Search



Older Version Internet Archive / WebCite



»AccuFind was once billed as a metasearch engine that provided quick and easy access to 18 search engines and directories from one page. Metasearch engines gather information from many other Internet search engines. The results are combined into one Internet search tool. Accufind also used the concept of interaction with viewers to provide site rating profiles which enabled the most relevant sites to be displayed first. Unfortunately, the page results would only display in AccuFind and could not be bookmarked. Other more advanced search engines soon prevailed and the AccuFind search engine is no longer in operation ...« Source



Name

Accufind: »To improve search accuracy ...« Source



Critical points




Features & Functionality

»AccuFind is a meta search engine. This means it gathers information from many other leading Internet search engines and combines it into a simple, easy to use Internet search tool. To improve search accuracy, AccuFind interacts with viewers to create a site rating profiles. These profiles are incorporated into an advanced ranking mechanism which displays the most relevant sites first.« Source



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Created: 2013-03-17