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A Beginners Guide to How Search Engines Work

Big Bang Business's Beginners Guide to How Search Engines Work

Ever wondered how web sites get into Search EnginesLike Google, Yahoo, Bing, etc, in the first place?

Search Engines use a computer programme called a crawler (or a spider, robot or 'bot). It lives on the Search Engine's own serversa physical computer dedicated to running one or more services, to serve the needs of programs running on other computers on the same network - in this case the internet. Its only job is to crawl around the Web and save everything it finds.