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Search Engines

Published: 25.03.2014, Updated: 05.03.2017
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Search engines - what are they and how do they work?

When we want to find information on the Internet we use a search engine to help us get results. A search engine organizes all the information on the web to make it easier to find the information you need. Google, Bing, Ask.com and Yahoo are examples of search engines. Watch the video by Common Craft (3.10min.) to find out how search engines work.

 

Now try the task below to check your understanding.

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