homepage Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.226.161.112
register, free tools, login, search, subscribe, help, library, announcements, recent posts, open posts,
Subscribe to WebmasterWorld

Visit PubCon.com
Home / Forums Index / WebmasterWorld / Webmaster General
Forum Library, Charter, Moderators: phranque & physics

Webmaster General Forum

    
Cuil for a month - A Cuiltastrophe.
StoutFiles




msg:4047671
 4:46 pm on Dec 22, 2009 (gmt 0)

I realize I haven't been giving the "world's biggest search engine" fair time in my browser. I've been typing Google or Bing to search for everything, so I've been thinking, why not see what it would be like to try Cuil for a month?

The times I've used Cuil, it seemed pretty bad. But really how bad is it?

So,
For the entire month of January, I will do all my searching at Cuil.
How will this change my search habits, and my experience of the web?
Will I ever find what I need to find? Will I resist suicidal thoughts?

Anyone want to join me for a month-long Cuiltastrophe?

 

Rugles




msg:4047677
 4:58 pm on Dec 22, 2009 (gmt 0)

Wow, that is some challenge. I know I could not do it.

I wonder who has more traffic, cuil or redzee.

encyclo




msg:4047721
 5:44 pm on Dec 22, 2009 (gmt 0)

> Cuiltastrophe?

Cuilamity? Cuilostomy? Whatever, you're insane ;)

Leosghost




msg:4047748
 6:41 pm on Dec 22, 2009 (gmt 0)

But really how bad is it?

Ridicuilously bad

Tropical Island




msg:4048251
 12:27 pm on Dec 23, 2009 (gmt 0)

First I had to look it up on Google 'cuz I've never heard of it.

Tried 4 searches related to our area and I have to say....it's REALLY bad.

murphsy




msg:4048367
 3:59 pm on Dec 23, 2009 (gmt 0)

Ridicuilously bad

Argh! I laughed.

Cuil just shows 10 random results, no matter what searchquery you enter. It's completely random.

PCInk




msg:4048381
 4:24 pm on Dec 23, 2009 (gmt 0)

The ironic side of Cuil is that the button has "search" written on it, when it should be "I'm feeling lucky".

piatkow




msg:4048404
 4:55 pm on Dec 23, 2009 (gmt 0)

I tried searches related to a site that I used to run when it was set up and for a site that I have since created.

The former shows fine, the latter gives no result for a search query that puts it number 2 in Google.

Global Options:
 top home search open messages active posts  
 

Home / Forums Index / WebmasterWorld / Webmaster General
rss feed

All trademarks and copyrights held by respective owners. Member comments are owned by the poster.
Home ¦ Free Tools ¦ Terms of Service ¦ Privacy Policy ¦ Report Problem ¦ About ¦ Library ¦ Newsletter
WebmasterWorld is a Developer Shed Community owned by Jim Boykin.
© Webmaster World 1996-2014 all rights reserved