Extra Fox – A blog by Christopher Taylor

The Seek search engine adds semantic meaning to keyword searches

Posted in Uncategorized by extrafox on November 27, 2005

One major limitation of most keyword searches, including Google, is that the actual meaning of the keywords is ignored. The Seek search engine asks you to choose from a set of meanings for a given keyword to refine your search [Seek][via Digg]. I can see this being a big advantage for searches were ambiguous words are used. However, this type of searching may be too complicated for the everyday user.


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