logo_2002/ of Internext Media Corp. started in 2001 as a meta search engine that combines the results of the search engines About, AltaVista, LookSmart, Yahoo! and Fast/AllTheWeb. In addition to web search, the company also focused on per-click advertising. Since 2005, they have only offered a search for offers in the area of business or shopping.

Language English

Launched 2001
Closed 2005

Developer Internext Media Corp.

Country of Origin US America

2001 - 2005 Internext Media Corp.

Topic Universal

Region No Limitation

Technical functionalities
Meta search engine
Paid search

Used SeEn
Alltheweb (FAST)

Older Version Internet Archive / WebCite

Business Wire (November 16, 2007): »ABCSearch, a subsidiary of Internext Media Corp., is a world leader in online cost-per-click (CPC) advertising. With now over 5 billion searches a month through its network of targeted search engines and niche-specific directories, the company provides its advertisers with lower costs, improved results, fraud protection, and total control of targeted advertising.« Source

»ABCsearch meta-searches About, AltaVista, LookSmart, Yahoo! and Fast/AllTheWeb. Browse or Search Categories.« Source


Critical points

Features & Functionality


References & further Publications

Wikipedia (EN): n.a.
Wikipedia (Others): n.a.

Other Sources

Business Wire (November 16, 2007): Joins ValidClick AdExchange, The First Open Pay-Per-Click Advertising Exchange URL:
Mary Hurn (2009): ABCSearch rebrands as URL:
Josh Merrin (2007): "Adentify" is the new find from ABCSearch and it is here to pay! URL:
2008: ABCSearch and URL:
ABCSearch URL:
WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center; ADMINISTRATIVE PANEL DECISION (2006): Inter Next Media Corp. v. Mainstream Advertising, Inc., Daniel Khoshnood, and Iraj Khoshnood - Case No. D2006-0220 URL:

Created: 2017-04-12
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