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What are your fallback search engines (or alternative ones)?

Pacharapol Withayasakpunt
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e.g. if your first one is Google, and google is too personalized, or too smart for its own sake?

Also, what are your non-major search engines, for specialized use cases?

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Jan Dvorak

Primary search engine: DuckDuckGo
Primary fallback: local alternatives like, Yahoo Japan, etc.
I use Google Images for images fallback (when I need to search by license)
Secondary fallback: Google

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Andrew Baisden is pretty good it gives you private search without the tracking that google does.

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Pacharapol Withayasakpunt Author • Edited
  1. DDG relevancy is so bad that I stopped using it.
  2. Adapting for UX. In DDG, I can search within 1 month ago, and 1 year ago; but not in-between

I still use DDG for fallback, though.

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duckduckgo first then google.

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