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Spam - What is Spam?
Spam is a problem most of us will have to face sooner or later on the Web. Learn more about spam and how to avoid it at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Spoofing - What is Spoofing?
Spoofing is something that Web searchers need to watch out for. Learn more about spoofing at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

TCP/IP - What is TCP/IP?
What is TCP/IP? Learn more about this important Web search acronym at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

WHOIS - What is WHOIS?
What is WHOIS, and what does WHOIS mean? Learn more about WHOIS at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Trackback - What is a Trackback?
What is a trackback? Learn more about trackbacks at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Taxonomy - What is Web taxonomy?
What is Web taxonomy? Learn more about this organizational concept at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Ping - What does it mean to ping something?
In the context of Web search, a

Semantic Web - What is the Semantic Web?
What is the Semantic Web? Find out more about the Semantic Web at the About Web Search glossary.

Splog - What is a Splog?
Find out what a splog it at the About Web Search glossary of Web terms.

Surf - What does it mean to surf the Web?
We've all heard the term

Privacy Statement - What is a privacy statement?
Many Web sites offer privacy statements, but what exactly is a privacy statement, and why are they necessary? Learn more about privacy statements at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Plug-in - What is a plug-in?
Learn what a plug-in is at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Permalink - What is a Permalink?
What is a permalink? Find out what a permalink is at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Packet Switching - What is Packet Switching?
What is packet switching, and how does packet switching work? Learn more about this innovative technology at About.com.

Packet - What is a Packet?
Packets are small bits of information sent over computer networks all over the world. Learn more about packets and other basic Web search terms at the About.com glossary.

Password - What is a Password?
Many Web sites prompt users for a username and password. What is a password? What constitutes a

PDF - What does PDF stand for?
What is a PDF file? What does PDF stand for? Learn more at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Phishing - What is Phishing?
Phishing is unfortunately very prevalent on the Web. Learn more about phishing and how you can avoid it at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Pop-Up - What is a Pop-Up?
If you've been on the Web for any length of time, you've probably experienced a pop-up ad. Learn more about pop-ups at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Proxy Server - What is a Proxy Server?
What is a proxy server? Learn more about proxy servers at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Advanced Search - Definition from About Web Search Glossary
Advanced search is a handy feature offered by many search engines. Learn more about what advanced search is at the About Web Search glossary of Web and Internet terminology.

What is an applet? - Definition from About Web Search Glossary
An applet is a small software application that performs a specific task. Learn more about what an applet is at the About Web Search Glossary of Web and Internet terminology.

Authority - Definition from About Web Search Glossary
A web site with authority is considered a good thing. Learn more about authority at the About Web Search glossary of Web and Internet terms.

Automated Submission - Definition from About Web Search Glossary
Automated submission of content to search engines is not always a good idea. Find out more about automated submission at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

AIR - What is Adobe AIR?
Many Web sites utilize Adobe AIR technology in their site design. Learn what Adobe AIR is at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Add-ons - What are Add-ons?
You hear a lot about add-ons these days on the Web, but what exactly are they?

Adware - What is Adware?
Find out what adware is, and how you can avoid it when using the Web.

Amazon - What is Amazon?
Amazon is one of the most popular ecommerce sites on the Web today.

ARPANET - What is ARPANET?
Find out what ARPANET means, and why it's important in the context of Web Search.

Blogosphere - What is the Blogosphere?
Find out what the blogosphere is, and how to search it.

Browse - What Does Browse Mean?
Puzzled as to what

Bookmarklet - What is a Bookmarklet?
Bookmarklets can do some pretty amazing things. Learn more about what bookmarklets at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Bing - What is Bing?
Created by Microsoft in 2009, Bing is a search engine focused on finding relevant answers, fast. Learn more about Bing in the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Allintitle - What does allintitle mean?
Find out what the term

Allinurl - What does Allinurl mean?
What does allinurl mean? Learn more about allinurl at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Broken Link - What is a Broken Link?
What is a broken link? Learn more about broken links at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Alt Tag - What is an Alt Tag?
Learn what an alt tag is at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Autofill - What does "Autofill" mean?
What does the term

Back Link - What is a Back Link?
What is a back link? Learn what a back link is along with other common Web search terms at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Black Hat SEO - What is Black Hat Search Engine Optimization?
Black Hat SEO, aka Black Hat Search Engine Optimization, should be avoided when optimizing your Web site for both readers and search engines. Learn more about Black Hat SEO at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Animated GIF - What is an animated GIF?
Not sure what an animated GIF is? Learn what an animated GIF is at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Adjacency - What does adjacency mean on the Web?
The term

Alerts - What are Alerts?
What is an alert, and how do you set one up? Learn more about this Web search term at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Above the Fold - What does "above the fold" mean?
Ever read the term

Browser Compatibility - Definition from About Web Search Glossary
What is browser compatibility? Learn more at the About Web Search glossary of Web and Internet terminology.

Bread Crumbs - What Are Bread Crumbs?
Bread crumbs are a common Web site navigational tool. Learn more about bread crumbs.

AOL Search - What is AOL Search?
Read a short and sweet definition of AOL Search, one of the most popular search destinations on the Web.

AltaVista Search Engine - Learn More about the AltaVista Search Engine
Learn more about AltaVista, one of the oldest search engines on the Web today.

Ask - What is Ask.com
Learn more about Ask.com and how you can use it to search the Web.

Cyber Crime - What is Cyber Crime?
Cyber crime is a topic that shows up often in news headlines. Learn more about what cyber crime is at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Cyberbullying - What is Cyberbullying?
The term

Cyberpunk - What does Cyberpunk mean?
The term cyberpunk is an intriguing one in the context of Web culture. Learn more about what cyberpunk means at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Cuil - What is Cuil?
Cuil is a search engine launched by former Google search engineers in July 2008. Learn more about Cuil at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Dooce - What does the term "dooce" mean?
Learn more about what

Cybersquatting - What is cybersquatting?
What is cybersquatting? Learn more about what cybersquatting is at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

What is DNS? - What does DNS stand for?
What is DNS? Learn more about DNS and what it stands for at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

CAPTCHA - What is a CAPTCHA?
CAPTCHAs have become commonplace on many websites. Learn what a CAPTCHA is at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Cookies - What are Cookies?
Cookies are an important part of an optimal Web searching experience. Learn what cookies are at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Dial-Up - What is Dial-Up?
What is Dial-Up? Learn what dial-up and other Web search terms mean at the About.com Web Search glossary.

Domain Name - What is a Domain Name?
Learn what a domain name is at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Download - What does it mean to download something?
Not sure what the term download includes? Learn what downloading means along with other common Web search terms at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

e-Learning - What is e-Learning?
e-Learning is a term for using the Web to learn about a particular topic. This could include online forums, lessons delivered via email, video tutorials, and more.

Ego-Surfing - What is Ego-Surfing?
Ego-surfing is the practice of searching the Web for your own name or references to something you have participated in (a website, a blog, etc.).

Feed - What is a Feed?
Learn what a feed is, and how you can use feeds to subscribe to content on the Web.

Firefox - What is Firefox?
What is Firefox? Find out in this brief definition of Firefox from the About Web Search glossary.

Digg - What is Digg?
Digg is one of the most popular social bookmarking sites on the Web. Learn more about what Digg is at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

eZine - What is an eZine?
Learn what an eZine is, at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Facebook News Feed - What is a Facebook News Feed?
What is a Facebook news feed? Learn more about Facebook at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

404 Error - What is a 404 Error?
What is a 404 error? Find out what a 404 error is at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

e-Government - What is e-Government?
What is e-Government? Learn more about what e-Government is at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

eCommerce - What is eCommerce?
Not sure what eCommerce is? Learn about eCommerce and other Web search terms at the About.com glossary of Web search information.

Emoticon - What is an Emoticon?
What is an emoticon? Learn what an emoticon is at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

FiOS - What is FiOS? What does FiOs stand for?
Not sure what FiOS stands for? Learn more about FiOS and other Web search acronyms at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Firewall - What is a Firewall?
What is a firewall? Find out more about firewalls at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Flame - What does it mean to "flame" someone on the Web?
What does it mean to

Flame War - What is a Flame War?
A flame war is unfortunately one of the realities of being on the Web. Learn more about what a flame war is at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Frames - Definition from the About Web Search Glossary
Frames are a Web design element. Learn more about frames and how they affect Web searchers at the About Web Search glossary of Web and Internet terms.

Google Custom Search - What is Google Custom Search?
Google Custom Search is Google's solution for a more user-friendly search experience on your own Web site. Learn more about Google custom search at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Google Profile - What is a Google Profile?
Creating your free Google Profile helps you control what information is freely available about you on the Web. Learn more about Google Profiles at the About Web Search Glossary of Web search terms.

Google Trends - What is Google Trends?
Google Trends offers searchers a quick way to see what topics are getting the most searches over time. Learn more about Google Trends at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Geotagging - What is geotagging?
Not sure what geotagging is? Learn about geotagging and other common Web search terms at the About.com glossary of Web search definitions.

Phonebook - What is the Google Phonebook Operator, and How Does It Work?
The Google Phonebook operator is a specific search command in Google that finds phone numbers. Learn more about the Google phonebook operator at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Google Adsense - What is Google Adsense?
What is Google Adsense? Learn more about Google Adsense at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Google Bombing - Definition at the About Web Search Glossary
Google bombing refers to the practice of influencing search results for a certain term, usually as a joke. Learn more about Google bombing at the About Web Search glossary of Web and Internet terminology.

Google Dance - Definition from the About Web Search Glossary
Exactly what is a Google Dance, and why is it important to webmasters? Find out what a Google Dance is at the About Web Search glossary of Web and Internet terms.

Google Juice - Definition from the About Web Search Glossary
Is Google Juice a good thing? Find out what Google Juice is and why you probably want it at the About Web Search glossary of Web and Internet terms.

What is an Internet Provider - Definition of an Internet Service Provider (ISP)
In order to search the Web, you need to have a connection to the Internet, and in order to have that connection, you need to have an Internet Service Provider, or ISP. Learn more about ISPs, how they work, and how you can find the best one for your needs.

IP Address - What is an IP Address?
What is an IP address? Learn what an IP address is.

LookSmart - Learn more about LookSmart
Learn more about LookSmart, one of the oldest directories on the Web.

Mashup - What is a Mashup?
The Web is full of amazingly creative sites, tools, and services that are called mashups. Learn more about what a mashup is at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

ICANN - What is ICANN?
ICANN is an organization that helps oversee the growth of the Internet. Learn more about ICANN at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Link Rot - What is Link Rot
What is link rot? Find out what link rot is at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

IM - What is IM?
IM stands for

Internet Backbone - What is the Internet Backbone?
The term

Modem - What is a Modem?
What is a modem, and how does a modem work? Learn what a modem is at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Link - What is a Link?
What is a link? Learn what a link is along with other basic Web search terms at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Mirror Site - What is a Mirror Site?
Have you seen the term

MP3 - What does MP3 stand for?
Not sure what the acronym MP3 stands for? Learn more about MP3 files at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

Myspace - What is Myspace?
What is MySpace? Find out more about this popular social networking site at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

What is an Index? Definition of Index at About Web Search
In the context of the Web, the term

Netiquette - What is Netiquette?
Not sure what

Newsgroup - What is a Newsgroup?
What is a newsgroup? Find out what a newsgroup is at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

BRB - What does BRB Mean?
BRB is a Web abbreviation commonly used in blogs, microblogging applications, forums, and Web sites.

Blog Search Engine - What is a Blog Search Engine?
Learn what a blog search engine is, and how you can use a blog search engine to find blogs you might be interested in.

Feed Aggregator - What is a Feed Aggregator?
What is a feed aggregator? Find out what a feed aggregator is at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

FAQ - What does FAQ stand for?
We've all come across a FAQ section on a website, but what does FAQ stand for? Find out in the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

Googlewhack - What is a Googlewhack?
Learn what a Googlewhack is, and how you can play the Googlewhack game.

Image Map - What is an Image Map?
In your time on the Web, you will probably come across an image map. Learn what an image map is at the About.com Web Search glossary.

Meg Whitman - Profile of Meg Whitman, eBay President and CEO
Meg Whitman is the former president and CEO of eBay, the largest auction site on the Web. Learn more about Meg Whitman and how she turned eBay into an online powerhouse.

Bram Cohen - Profile of BitTorrent Creator Bram Cohen
The BitTorrent protocol is one of the most innovative technologies to appear on the Web. Learn more about Bram Cohen, the creator of BitTorrent.

Brewster Kahle - Profile of Internet Archive Founder Brewster Kahle
Brewster Kahle is best known as the founder of the Internet Archive, an online repository of publicly searchable text, images, and media. Learn more about Brewster Kahle and his quest to make the world's information digitally accessible on the Web.

Craig Newmark - Profile of Craigslist Founder Craig Newmark
Craig Newmark is best known as the founder of Craigslist, the largest community classifieds site on the Web. Learn more about Craig, the site he founded, and the causes he supports.

The Free Dictionary - Profile of TheFreeDictionary.com
TheFreeDictionary.com is a useful dictionary site that culls content from a variety of sources on the Web. Learn more about TheFreeDictionary.com and how you can use it to find what you're looking for.

File Dropper - Free File Hosting with File Dropper
If you're looking for an extremely streamlined free file hosting site, you can't do much better than File Dropper. Learn more about File Dropper and how you can use it to store large files and share them with others.

Gigasize - Host Your Files for Free with Gigasize
If you need a simple file hosting/file sharing solution, Gigasize is a good fit. Learn more about Gigasize and how you can use it to host files, share files, and even earn money when other people download your data.

Ziddu - Host Your Files for Free at Ziddu
Ziddu is a free file hosting and sharing site you can use to store large files, share them with others, even earn money when people download your files. Learn more about Ziddu and how to use it.

Link TV - How to Search and Watch Free Television at Link TV
Link TV aims to provide globally relevant, high-quality programming delivered to you right on your desktop. Learn more about watching and searching for what Link TV has to offer.

Jeff Bezos - Profile of Jeff Bezos, Founder of Amazon.com
Jeff Bezos is the founder of Amazon.com, the largest retailer on the Web. Learn more about Jeff Bezos, his early days, how he came up with the idea of Amazon, and what he's up to now.

Jimmy Wales - A Profile of Wikipedia Founder Jimmy Wales
Jimmy Wales is the founder of Wikipedia, one of the most comprehensive resources on the Web. Learn more about Jimmy Wales, his background, and how he came up with the idea of Wikipedia.

Mapquest Local - Get Local with Mapquest
Mapquest Local is a great way to keep up with what's going on in your hometown. Find out more about Mapquest Local and how you can use it in your local area.

MediaFire - What is MediaFire?
MediaFire is a popular file and image hosting site that is extremely easy to use. Learn more about MediaFire and how you can use it to host your files or images.

Megaupload - What is Megaupload?
Megaupload is one of the largest file hosting/file sharing sites on the Web today. Learn more about Megaupload and how you can use it.

Where can I find translation sites on the Web?
A reader writes in with this question:

From the Mailbag - How Do I Remove My Personal Information From Zabasearch?
A reader from Georgia writes in with this question:

How do I decorate Myspace?
A reader writes in:

Kazaa - What is Kazaa, and How Does Kazaa Work?
Kazaa, a popular music subscription service, has been around quite a long time and gone through many changes. Learn more about Kazaa and how you can use it to listen to music on the Web at About.com.

Google+ - A Quick Primer on Google Streams and How They Work
Is Google+ a Facebook alternative? Millions of enthusiastic Google+ users seem to think so. While there are some similarities between the two social networking services, there are also quite a few terms and processes that can take some getting used to. Learn more about Google+, how it works, and what a Google+ Stream is at About.com.

Google+ 101 - What are Google+ Circles, and How Do They Work?
Google Plus has debuted to the world, bringing several very familiar social networking features right next to some that can take some getting used to, including Google+ Circles. Learn what Google Circles are in Google+ 101, a beginner's guide to Google Plus.

2010 Reader's Choice Awards - Best Humor Site - About Web Search Reader's Choice Awards
What's your favorite humor site? Make your voice heard and nominate your favorite humor site in the About Web Search Reader's Choice Awards.

2010 Reader's Choice Awards - Best Search Engine - About Web Search Reader's Choice Awards
What's your favorite search engine? Make your voice heard and nominate your favorite search engine in the About Web Search Reader's Choice Awards.

2010 Reader's Choice Awards - Best Blog - About Web Search Reader's Choice Awards
What's your favorite blog? Make your voice heard and nominate the best blog of 2009 in the About Web Search Reader's Choice Awards.

Yellow Pages Online Profile - Find People with the Yellow Pages Online
Need to find someone online? Learn how to use the Yellow Pages (yp.com) and their free online suite of people search tools, ranging from business look-ups to zip code information.

Social Mention - Search the Social Web with Social Mention
Find out what the social part of the Web has to say about any subject with Social Mention, a search engine that focuses on blogs, bookmarks, comments, and other social Web errata.

Google Fast Flip - A Visual Way to Get Your News
Google News is one of the most popular news destinations on the Web, and Google Fast Flip is the visual extension of Google News. Learn more about Google Fast Flip and its features.

How to Find Multimedia on the Web Free Online Course - Roundup of Multimedia Free Online Course Topics
All topics covered in the free online course

Ask 3D - Take a Tour of the New Ask.com
Ask.com has reinvented itself with the new and improved Ask 3D. Take a tour through the new Ask 3D with my Ask 3D image gallery.

Google 2008 Elections Gallery - About Web Search Best Site of the Day
Follow election results in real-time with Google's 2008 Elections Gallery, a great selection of interactive maps that can help you decipher election results.

IPod Wizard - About Web Search Best Site of the Day
Find help and resources for iPod Wizard:

Posornot - About Web Search Best Site of the Day
Posornot provides you with the opportunity to educate yourself about HIV and AIDS by playing a game in which you attempt to guess if someone is HIV positive or not.

About Web Search Best Web Site of the Day - September 2006
From crazy to community, social to reference, search helps to cutting-edge, you'll find it here at the About Web Search Best Web Site of the Day.

Professional Cartoonists Index - About Web Search Best Web Site of the Day
If you've ever wondered where you can find the latest political cartoons, you'll need to look nof further than the Professional Cartoonists Index: a large, frequently updated resource for political cartoons on any current events subject you can think of.

AIM - About Web Search Best Web Site of the Day
Chat with friends and a whole lot more with AIM Instant Messenger, a tool that enables you to chat instantly online with friends and family.

Write Like An Egyptian - About Web Search Best Web Site of the Day
Use the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology's Write Like An Egyptian site to see what your name might have looked like in hieroglyphs, the way an Egyptian scribe might have written it.

The Vader Project - About Web Search Best Web Site of the Day
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of Star Wars, make sure you check out the Vader Project:

Apple Downloads for Mac OS X - About Web Search Best Free Download
Find all the free downloads for Mac OS X conveniently located in one place.

Digg - Top Ten Sites of 2007
With its constantly shifting content, active user community, and wide variety of submissions, Digg deserves a place on the Top Ten Best Sites of 2007.

Finetune - About Web Search Best Web Site of the Day
Finetune is a site where you can basically make your own radio station. Here's how it works: pick your favorite musical artist, and then Finetune will build you a customized playlist featuring not only your selected artist, but singers and groups with similar styles.

TechDirt - About Web Search Best Web Site of the Day
TechDirt - About Web Search Best Web Site of the Day

The Matrix Trilogy - Top Ten Web Search Movies
The Matrix Trilogy is definitely on my list of Top Ten Web Search Movies. The basic premise? A futuristic war of the worlds pitting folks in the real world against those who are not - and the only way to get into the

Lifehacker - About Web Search Best Web Site of the Day


The Internet Movie Database - Most Popular Websites Picture Gallery
Take a peek at what the Internet Movie Database looked like when it first got started on the Web in the Most Popular Websites Picture Gallery.

Google 101-Google Search Overview
Learn how to use the Web's most popular search engine with Google 101.

Online - What does it mean to be online?
What does the term

eCardica - Send Free eCards at eCardica
eCardica has a wide variety of free ecards available, anything from Fruits and Vegetables to Ancient Cities to Famous Quotes. Most of the cards on the site are free; they also have announcement, birthday, special occasion, holiday, love, and many more varieties of ecards.

Conduit - Build Free Apps and Share Your Web Content with Conduit
Conduit gives anyone the ability to build free, high quality browser, mobile, and community applications in order to share content with more people. Learn more about Conduit and how you can use it to attract more people to what you're doing on the Web.

Profile of Genieo - Personalize Your Online Experience with Genieo
Genieo creates a customized home page for you, based on your unique preferences. Learn more about Genieo and how it works in the background without any effort or input to formulate a hub of your content, your topics, and your interests on the Web.

Noovo - Learn More About Noovo
Noovo is a way to share interesting content with people that you know. Learn more about Noovo.

Zappos - Profile of Zappos
Zappos is the world's largest online shoe retailer, offering not only shoes, but handbags, apparel, and accessories. Learn more about Zappos in this brief About.com company profile.

Follower - What is a Follower?
What is a follower? Find out what a follower is at the About Web Search glossary of Web search terms.

MySpace - MySpace Tips, Tricks, and How-To's
Learn how to use MySpace with my MySpace tips, tricks, and how-to's.

Social Web Tools
About.com shows you how to organize yourself online with the best tools, services, and tutorials the social Web has to offer.

Animal and Pet Sites
Find a pet, check out the best animal sites, and more.

Profile of Question and Answer Site JustAnswer.com
JustAnswer.com is a useful site that offers expert answers in a wide variety of categories at affordable prices. Learn more about JustAnswer.com and how you can use it to find the answers you're looking for.

eBay Profile - Learn More About eBay, the World's Most Popular Auction Site
eBay is the world's most popular auction site, offering literally hundreds of thousands of items for sale every day from all over the world. Learn more about eBay and how you can use it successfully.

Search Engine Optimization Tips - Quick SEO Tips You Can Implement Right Now
Want just a little bit of search engine optimization information at a time? Here's where you'll find easily digestible search engine optimization tips - quick snippets of practically implemented information.

Search Toolbars and Utilities
Search toolbars and utilities let you search and navigate the web by using desktop software.

100 Search Engines in 100 Days
Here's where you'll find all the search engines and directories that I'm featuring for the 100 Search Engines in 100 Days.

100 Search Engines in 100 Days - Days 21-30
Here are the search engines and directories profiled on days 21 through 30 of my 100 Search Engines in 100 Days feature.

Days 1-10 of 100 Search Engines in 100 Days
Here's where you'll find the first ten days of my special feature profiling 100 different search engines in 100 days.

How to Use RSS To Find Web Content
RSS is a new Web technology that enables searchers to find online content more easily.

Watch Free Independent Videos and Films at Babelgum
Babelgum is a fantastic source for free, high quality, and independently made videos, music, and films. Learn more about Babelgum.

FreeTube - Watch Free TV at FreeTube
FreeTube is a site that offers a wide variety of live Web TV channels online, completely for free. Learn more about FreeTube.

Post - What does "post" mean?
Learn what the term

Podcasting - What is Podcasting?
What is podcasting? Find out about this unique Web phenomenon at the About Web Search glossary.

Launch - What does it mean to launch something on the Web?
In your travels on the Web, you might come across the term

StumbleVideo - Learn About StumbleVideo - StumbleUpon's StumbleVideo
StumbleVideo is a new kind of online video sharing service. Learn more about StumbleVideo.

What does P2P stand for?
What is P2P, and what does this very popular abbreviation actually stand for? Learn more about P2P at the About.com glossary of Web search terms.

What is LimeWire?
LimeWire is one of the most popular peer to peer file sharing programs on the Web. Learn more about Lime Wire and how it works at About.com.

Torrent Sites - The Best Torrent Sites on the Web
Check out some of the best torrent sites on the Web.

Torrent File Search Engines - The Best Torrent File Search Engines
Torrent file search engines are a convenient way to locate torrent files. Learn more about torrent search engines.

Torrents for Beginners - Get Started with Torrents
Torrents and torrent search are one of the most popular activities on the Web today. Learn more about this fascinating technology and use it to make your Web searches even better.

Find BitTorrents at YouTorrent
YouTorrent is one of the largest torrent search platforms on the Web, offering music, video, games, books, and a variety of other multimedia.

Torrent Search Resources
If you're looking for free torrents, here's where you'll find them. Free torrent search resources, torrents for beginners, movie torrents, and more.

Torrent Clients - The Best Torrent Clients
If you're doing a bit of torrent search, you'll need a torrent client.

Host and Share Files for Free with Drop.io
Need a simple file hosting solution? How about free faxing, phone conferences, voicemail, or data backup? You can do all that and more with Drop.io, a fantastically useful file sharing/file hosting site.

Top Ten Web Search Computer Accessories For Web Search Geeks
Here are the Top Ten Web Search Computer Accessories unique gift ideas for that special computer geek in your life. You'll find the most unique gift ideas here for your own computer geek - way better than socks and underwear.

Geek Shirts - The Top Ten Best Web Search Geek Shirts
If you're looking for a great new t-shirt for your favorite geek, check out my list of the Top Ten Web Search Geek T-Shirts. I've made it easy for you to find exactly what your favorite geek needs.

Free State Public Records and How to Find Them Online
Find public records for every state, or find information on how and where to access them offline.

Talk to People on the Web
The Web is a great place to find people. Use these resources to talk to people on the Web.

Download Free Online Movies - How to Download Free Online Movies
There are plenty of places on the Web where you can download free, completely legal, full-length movies. Here are a few resources that you can use to find these movies online.

The Best Web Sites on the Web - Find The Best Web Sites
Here's where you'll find all the best web sites online, anything from MySpace to funny sites to local search to social bookmarking, and including the special About Web Search feature, the Best Web Site of the Day, updated daily.

List of Search Blogs, Technology Blogs, and Search Marketing Blogs
Here's just a few of the blogs that I read on a daily basis with the help of various feed readers (Bloglines is my favorite!). Check these out and you might just want to add them to your list of favorites as well.

Days 11-20 of 100 Search Engines in 100 Days
Here's the search engines and directories profiled on days 11 through 20 of my 100 Search Engines in 100 Days feature.

100 Search Engines in 100 Days - Days 31-40
Here's where you'll find all the search engines and search information profiled in days 31 through 40 of 100 Search Engines in 100 Days.

Days 41-50 of 100 Search Engines in 100 Days
Here's where you'll find days 41-50 of Web Search's 100 Search Engines in 100 Days Internet search engine profiles.

Quizzes - The Best Web Quizzes
Entertain yourself with these fun Web quizzes.

Get Lost Lessons for How to Find People for Free on the Web
Learn how to find people free using free tools and services on the Web.

Get Lost Lessons for Find Multimedia on the Web
How to Find Multimedia on the Web - Movies, Images, Books, and More!

Get Lost Lessons for Search Engine Optimization Made Simple
Search Engine Optimization 101 - A Free eCourse on Search Engine Optimization

Get Lost Lessons for Web Search 101 - Learn to Search the Web
Learn how to search the Web with Web Search 101, a free seven day e-course.

Apple Macintosh Resources
Your resource for finding Apple Macintosh resources, software, and information on the Web, from your About.com Guide to Web Search.

Free Full Length Movie Sites - What are your favorite sites for free full length movies?
Do you have a favorite site or sites for free full length movies? Share it with the About.com community.

Thirty Free Image Resources on the Web - Where to Find Free Images
Here are thirty sites where you can find completely free images - available for use on your blog or web site.

Thirty Free Image Resources on the Web - Where to Find Free Images
Here are thirty sites where you can find completely free images - available for use on your blog or web site.

Thirty Free Image Resources on the Web - Where to Find Free Images
Here are thirty sites where you can find completely free images - available for use on your blog or web site.

November Scavenger Hunt
Looking for a way to polish up those search skills? We've put together a fun and challenging family scavenger hunt for you. All answers can be found online, using search engines, directories, databases, and other sites. Have fun!...

Searching for People Online
Just in time for the holidays, we've put together a list of resources you can use to search for people online . Find an old highschool flame, look up your family's census records, or start researching your genealogy....

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Poll of the Day
Finding Friends Online Poll - Web Search ">...

Poll of the Week!
Try my new poll of the week feature. It's all about finding friends online. Have you been able to locate old highschool buddies, army friends, or perhaps you'd just like to be able to spy on your neighbor? Not that...

Wednesday Web Search News Headlines
I've got the gas fireplace going and it STILL smells like popcorn. Grab some coffee and start reading these headlines from the world of Web Search. Opera Browser Takes Off (Cnet): "Opera Software has inked an agreement to license...

Wednesday Web Search News Headlines
I've got the gas fireplace going and it STILL smells like popcorn. Grab some coffee and start reading these headlines from the world of Web Search. Opera Browser Takes Off (Cnet): "Opera Software has inked an agreement to license...

Top Searches of 2005 from A9.com
Top Searches of 2005 from A9.com

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The Top Ten Best Firefox Extensions
The Top Ten Best Firefox Extensions

MSN Groups
MSN Groups

Web Search - FAQs
An index of FAQs for the Web Search guide site.

Web Search - FAQs
An index of FAQs for the Web Search guide site.

Web Search - TopPicks
An index of TopPicks for the Web Search guide site.

Amusements on the Web
Your resource for virtual distractions, from odd to highly amusing to gut-bustingly funny, from your About.com Guide to Web Search.

Animated and Video Humor
Funny videos and animations on the Web, from Flash cartoons to short presentations.

Ask Jeeves
Ask Jeeves is a crawler-based directory that provides great results. Find out more about Jeeves here.

Black Hat Search Engine Optimization
There are some unethical techniques to avoid when designing your SEO plan of action.

The Social Web - Find Your Community on the Web
More people than ever before are using the Web to connect with other like-minded individuals; whether that's in the blogosphere, using IM, forums, message boards, MySpace, and other socially oriented sites on the Web.

Web Search and Search Engine Optimization Book Reviews
There are so many great web search and search engine optimization books out there; from tutorials on how to make your computer run better, to keeping your Web browser free of adware, to how-to's on anything from podcasting to map hacks. Read my reviews and then decide for yourself if these books are must-haves in your own home library.

Celebrity Search Resources
Looking for your favorite personality is made easier with this collection of general celebrity search sites.

Clip Art and Graphics
Resources for specialized clip art search engines and directories for free animated gifs, free clipart, graphics, Web page icons and buttons, and more.

Computer Games Search
Your resource for finding computer game strategies, reviews, cheat codes, demos, video games, and downloads, from your About.com Guide to Web Search.

Computer Hardware Search
Your guide to finding information on computer components, peripherals, and other parts of computer hardware, from your About.com Guide to Web Search.

Computer Humor on the Web
Your guide to computer humor, from your About.com Guide to Web Search.

Computer Programming Languages
Find software tools, code snippets, and programming references for virtually every programming language, from COBOL to Java.

Computer News and Reference
Your resource for finding general computer search resources, including research, news, documentation, and other useful information.

Computer Operating Systems
Search for computer operating system information on the Web, including OS references, software, and tools for Microsoft Windows, Unix, Linux, MacOS, BE-OS, and more.

Computer/Web Security
Here are various computer security resources, including security tools and links. You can never be too cautious on the Web.

dailytips
Web Search Tip of the Day - a new Web Search tip every single day of the year.

Site Design Hindrances
Want to make your site search engine friendly? We'll give you resources for great site design.

Search Engine Optimization: Developing a Plan
Planning is key in search engine optimization. We'll give you the tools and resources to get started.

Wendy's Search Picks
Useful search resources put together by your Web Search Guide that will make your searching time more efficient and less frustrating.

Top Ten Ways to Find Daily News on the Web - Use the Web to Find Daily News
Keeping up with the daily news on the Web is a snap. Here are the top ten ways you can search the Web for the daily news.

Search Engine Optimization Ethics
What is the definition of search engine optimization ethics? What are the business ethics you should follow when you're involved in the search engine optimization field?

Excite
Excite is a medium/large scale search engine and portal that is increasing its popularity. Find out if it's the right engine for you.

Family Search
Search the Web for resources about family issues, including marriage and parenting—even sites for the family pet.

Federal Government
Search for American federal government resources here.

Fine Arts
Search for online museums and art galleries, browse art education and history sites, check out artists, art events, art news, and organizations, and more.

Firefox Users Manual - Firefox Instructions - Firefox Search Tips and Tricks
The Mozilla Firefox browser is taking the search world by storm, rapidly eating up Microsoft Internet Explorer's previously unshakeable market share. Learn more about Firefox, how to install Firefox, how Firefox compares with Internet Explorer, and how you can use Firefox to have an optimum searching experience.

Free Video Downloads - Find the Best Free Video Downloads on the Web
One of my favorite things to do on the Web is find great videos to watch - and there are a TON of good ones out there. Here's where I'll share all the best free video downloads with you - check back frequently as more will be added on a regular basis.

From the Mailbag: Get Your Web Search Questions Answered
I get quite a few emails asking how to search the Web. Here's where you'll find them - anything from partial word searches to how to find people and more.

Fun Stuff on the Web
Here are some of the best fun sites on the Web: from wacky to silly, crackpot to inane.

Fun Site of the Day-Web Search Picks for Fun Sites of the Day
Fun sites of the day are easy to find - the hard part is actually getting back to work once you've found something you really like! Here are your Web Search picks for Fun Site of the Day.

Top Searches of 2008 - The Top Google Web Searches of 2008
Literally billions of Google searches have been sifted through to find trends, events, and newsworthy items that capture the happenings of 2008 in one concise package: the Google Zeitgeist.

Web Search and SEO Guest Author Bios
Here's where you'll find short bios of any guest author who's submitted an article to be included on the Web Search and Search Engine Optimization site.

Home and Garden Search
Everything you need on the Web for home improvement, landscaping, gardening, and maintainance; in addition to home buying and selling.

Hotbot
HotBot provides easy access to the web's three major crawler-based search engines: Yahoo, Google and Teoma. We've put together some information about Hotbot just for you.

How To Find Anything on the Web - Web Search Tips and Secrets
This is where you'll find the top Web search secret tips and methods; the best place to get the skinny on how to find anything on the Web.

Alta Vista
Want to find out more about Alta Vista? This is a good place to start.

Interesting Sites-About Web Search Picks for Interesting Sites
The Web is full of interesting sites, and here are just a few of them, hand-picked by your About Web Search guide.

Internet 101
Got a question about the Internet? You're bound to find the answer in Internet 101.

Internet Explorer Tips-Tricks-Information-Howtos-Tutorials
Use these Internet Explorer resources to get the most out of one of the world's most popular browsers.

Internet Safety - Internet Safety Tips
Learn how to keep yourself safe online with these Internet safety tips.

Introduction to Search Engine Optimization
Here's where you'll find the basics of search engine optimization, and how to start implementing it on your site.

Search Engine Marketing 101
Want to get your site really noticed? Search Engine Marketing and Optimization, or SEO for short, is your golden ticket to the top of the heap.

Top Five Mistakes in Web Site Optimization - Avoid Common Mistakes in Web Site Optimization
Learn what the top five mistakes in Web site optimization are: lack of targeted keywords, badly written site content, black hat seo techniques, meta tags used improperly or not at all, and confusing web design.

Local Government
Here's your source for local online government resources, from your About.com guide to Web Search.

Metacrawlers and metasearch engines
Metacrawlers and metasearch engines are good resources that will broaden your search results. We'll show you how to use them.

Meta Search Engines - Profiles of the Best Meta Search Engines
Learn more about meta search engines, how meta search engines work, what the best meta search engines are, and how to conduct effect meta searches.

How to Use Meta Tags
Meta tags are important in the search engine optimization process. We'll show you how to use them effectively.

Meta Tags 101
What are Meta tags? Meta tags are informational HTML tags in the head section of website pages that search engine spiders use to index pages. Meta tags are important in search engine optimization.

MP3 Search
MP3 search engines and sites - find free MP3 songs, players, downloads, and more.

Music Search
A guide to finding music online, from your About.com Guide to Web Search.

Cool MySpace Stuff - Find Cool MySpace Stuff
Are you on MySpace? According to Web measurement statistics, MySpace is the third most popular site on the Web. Here's where you'll find cool MySpace stuff like free premade MySpace layouts, MySpace icons, MySpace cursors, MySpace free video codes, and more.

PC Downloads,Drivers, Files
Here are the best PC downloads, drivers, and files sites on the Web.

PC Technical Support
Troubleshoot your computer problems with this guide to technical support sites on the Web.

How to Find Someone Online - The Definitive Guide to Finding Someone Online
Need to find someone online? With all the new Web sites available to help you find someone online, people are finding surprising tidbits of information about their co-workers, loved ones, and friends that often don't turn up in a simple Web search. None of the following sites will give you information that isn't publicly available, but they will give it to you all in one place.

How to Find Someone Online - The Definitive Guide to Finding Someone Online
Need to find someone online? With all the new Web sites available to help you find someone online, people are finding surprising tidbits of information about their co-workers, loved ones, and friends that often don't turn up in a simple Web search. None of the following sites will give you information that isn't publicly available, but they will give it to you all in one place.

How to Find Someone Online - The Definitive Guide to Finding Someone Online
Need to find someone online? With all the new Web sites available to help you find someone online, people are finding surprising tidbits of information about their co-workers, loved ones, and friends that often don't turn up in a simple Web search. None of the following sites will give you information that isn't publicly available, but they will give it to you all in one place.

Photography and Pictures
Search for photographs and photography resources on the Web using these customized photographic search tools and picture archives.

Podcasting Search
Search for podcasting resources on the Web.

Press Releases
Here's where you'll find press releases from various search players and SEO folks.

Radio Stations on the Web
Listen to live streaming radio on the Web, from radio stations all over the world.

RSS Feeds - Learn More About RSS Feeds
RSS, short for Really Simple Syndication, has the potential to revolutionize how we look at search engine optimization. Services such as Bloglines, del.icio.us, and others enable users to subscribe to RSS feeds, syndicate news and other information, or

Safe Search
Your resource for safe search tools, family friendly sites, and a Safe Search checklist.

Scavenger Hunts
Computer and Internet scavenger hunts are a great way to practice up on your web searching skills. The following scavenger hunts have been put together at various challenge levels; from easy to exceptionally difficult. All answers can be found online using search engines and directories, databases, and other online sites. Have fun and happy searching!

Scavenger Hunts
Computer and Internet scavenger hunts are a great way to practice up on your web searching skills. The following scavenger hunts have been put together at various challenge levels; from easy to exceptionally difficult. All answers can be found online using search engines and directories, databases, and other online sites. Have fun and happy searching!

Search Engine Rankings
If you want to get your site highly ranked in search engine results, you need to find out what it is that search engines look for. Find out more about factors that influence search engine results.

Web Search Shortcuts - Find Web Search Cheat Sheets, Hacks, and Tips
Here is your source for the Web Search Shortcuts that you can find on About Web Search, including how to find phone numbers, find free movies, and more.

Search Engine Optimization Contests
Every once in a while, various search engines or major sites will sponsor a search engine optimization contest. Here's where you can read more about search engine optimization contests and the search marketers that attempt to win them.

What You Shouldn't Do in Search Engine Optimization
There are some pitfalls to avoid when designing your SEO plan. We've laid some of them out for you, including spamming, spamdexing, and invisible text.

An Advanced Look at Search Engine Optimization
Find out how to optimize your site to get high rankings in search results.

Search Engine Strategies San Jose 2005
Read my recaps and reviews of various sessions at Search Engine Strategies 2005, held in sunny San Jose, California.

Shopping/Society/Living
Here's your resource for the best shopping, society, and living sites on the Web, from your About.com Guide to Web Search.

Evaluating What You Find on the Internet
Evaluating what you come across on the Internet as true or not true is extremely important. We'll give you tools to separate the wheat from the chaff.

Social Bookmarking - The Best Social Bookmarking Sites
You can use social bookmarking sites to bookmark content you enjoy on the Web for later - and then, you can share it with friends.

Social Networking - The Best Social Networking Sites
Share your favorite images, videos, content and more with my picks for the best social networking sites.

Society and Culture Search
Search through my eclectic collection of society and human culture Web resources, anything from wars and peace, charity and mythology, myths and legends and more.

State Government
Resources for American state government, including links to all fifty states.

Useful Web Sites - The Most Useful Web Sites on the Web
As the Web grows and matures, there are more and more Web sites completely dedicated to making your life easier in some way. Here are some of the most useful Web sites on the Web today.

Gmail
Gmail is Google's free email service, offering a virtually unlimited amount of storage space.

Google Calendar
Keep track of your life with Google Calendar, a free online application that organizes your day to day task list.

Google Desktop
Never lose anything on your computer again with Google Desktop, a free download that actually indexes all of the content on your machine; along with email, online interaction, and more.

Google Maps
Find maps, directions, and more with Google Maps.

Google Reader
Read all your RSS feed subscriptions in one convenient place with Google Reader.

Google Talk
You can use Google Talk to communicate instantly with friends, family, and colleagues.

Google Toolbar
The Google Toolbar is a free download addition to your browser.

Google
No list of top ten productive Google services would be complete without Google search.

Picasa
Picasa is Google's free photo editor. You can Picasa to organize, edit, and share your photos.

YouTube
YouTube, a Google acquisition, is the most popular video site on the web.

The Top Ten Most Useful Google Services
Here are my picks for the top ten most useful Google services: the products that consistently help people achieve the ultimate productivity, demonstrate ease of use, and are viable for the long term.

Useful Sites-About Web Search Picks for Useful Site of the Day
Here are all the About Web Search picks for Useful Site of the Day - there's a lot of great, useful information here, and you're sure to find something that you'll be adding to your list of web search bookmarks.

Web Search 101
Learn more about basic searching, Boolean searches, phrase searching and more in Web Search 101.

Web Search- Search Engine Optimization-Search Engine Book Reviews
There are so many great web search and search engine optimization books out there; from tutorials on how to make your computer run better, to keeping your Web browser free of adware, to how-to's on anything from podcasting to map hacks. Read my reviews and then decide for yourself if these books are must-haves in your own home library.

Web Search Tip of the Day - How To Search More of the Web -
Want to search more of the Web? Use these daily Web search tips to learn how to search the Web more efficiently and find more of the good stuff. Click on any of the daily tips to get started.

Web Tools - The Best Web Tools
You can use these Web tools to find sites, search the Web more effectively, and obtain the information you're looking for.

Wendy's Search Picks
Useful search resources put together by your Web Search Guide that will make your searching time more efficient and less frustrating.

What is the Internet?
History of the Internet, what is the Internet, and technology of the Internet.

Where to Search
Can't find what you're looking for? Try the Where to Search page from your Web Search Guide.

World Governments
Directories and search engines for government agencies and parlimentary resources around the world.