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Name: Sathish B.
Status: Educator
Age: 20s
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Date: March 2003


Question:
What is concept behind a search engine? How do they work? Are they all the same, or do they have different systems? How do they search images?



Replies:
Different search engines employ different strategies -- sometimes very different strategies. The details are too much to go into in a forum such as this, but I searched the term: "How search engines work" on www.google.com and found a lot of hits. That search engine I find to be one of the more efficient if you are looking for specific factual information.

Vince Calder


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