A tool designed to search for information on the World Wide Web and FTP servers.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

58
votes
4answers
7k views

How to search the internet for terms with special characters

As I learnt from this post, Google has no ability to search for special characters. Let's say I want to search for ss!. Are there any other search engines that can achieve this? Please do not propose ...
23
votes
6answers
4k views

Can I exclude spam domains from my search results?

Sometimes when I search for something, there are plenty of links to sites with no content (those who only have the premade templates which the search terms), spammers, and leechers (as in copying ...
4
votes
1answer
453 views

Font Search App [closed]

I read about an webapp that you can point at an image that contains text and it will tell you what font was used to create it. Unfortunately I can't remember what it was called ... does anyone have a ...
9
votes
9answers
889 views

Google search engine alternatives [on hold]

We all use the Google search engine, and it makes life easier. It's the best at the moment, but that doesn't mean that there won't be rivals or alternatives to Google. Are there any search engines ...
5
votes
1answer
393 views

Search Engine that will return results based on date

Is there a way to use a search engine, preferably Google, that will yield results based on a date? For example, I would like to search on a term and only return results as if I was searching for that ...
6
votes
1answer
2k views

Is there a Peanuts database/search engine? [closed]

Is there any database or search engine for the comic strip Peanuts? I'd like to be able to search the text of the strip, if possible. I know such things exist for e.g. Dilbert and Calvin and Hobbes, ...