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    Marginalia Search Alternatives

    Marginalia Search is described as 'It is a search engine, designed to help you find what you didn't even know you were looking for. If you search for "Plato", you might for example end up at the Canterbury Tales. Go looking for the Canterbury Tales, and you may stumble upon Neil Gaiman's blog' and is an website in the Online Services category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Marginalia Search, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Android, iPhone, iPad and Android Tablet. The best alternative is DuckDuckGo, which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to Marginalia Search are Searx (Free, Open Source), Google Search (Free), Startpage (Free) and Qwant (Free).

    This page was last updated Mar 3, 2022
    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    It is a search engine, designed to help you find what you didn't even know you were looking for. If you search for...
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
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      • Vivaldi Browser
      • Google Chrome
      • Safari
      • F-Droid
      • Yandex.Browser
      • Opera
      • Firefox
      DuckDuckGo is an alternative search engine that has rich features, respects your privacy, and is built from free/open-source software.
    1. Searx is a free internet metasearch engine which aggregates results from more than 70 search services. Users are neither tracked nor profiled. Additionally, searx can be used over Tor for online anonymity.


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      • Online
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      • iPad
      • Android Wear
      Google Search is the most popular search engine on the Internet. Google can search for webpages, images, videos, news, and various other forms of media.
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      • Android
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      Qwant is a European web search engine, launched in July 2013 and operated from Paris. It is the only EU-based search engine with its own indexing engine.


    2. Ecosia is a green search engine that donates at least 80% of its profits from search ad revenue and online shopping to a reforestation program, currently in Burkina Faso. In November 2015 Ecosia celebrated 3 million planted trees and $5 Million donated for the environment.
    3. Bing (formerly Live Search, Windows Live Search, and MSN Search) is the current web search engine (advertised as a "decision engine") from Microsoft.
    4. Radically better search that's free and anonymous. It's ad-free and fights spam. It's private and gives you control. And it gives you only the best and most relevant results.
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      • Linux
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      SearXNG is a free internet metasearch engine which aggregates results from various search services and databases. Users are neither tracked nor profiled.
    5. Million Short is an experimental web search engine (really, more of a discovery engine) that allows you to REMOVE the top million (or top 100k, 10k, 1k, 100) sites from the results set.

      Discontinued

      Search site has not been updated for over two years.

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