According to a survey by PCWorld, Yahoo! Search and Google are tied for quality of search results.
The race is now on for personalization, presentation and quality of service.
It seems like Google is showing 80% directories in its results.
I can't wait till MSN is rocking and rolling in full swing. Have you seen the Beta MSN search engine?
Onestat.comreported that most people use 2 word phrases in search engines. Of all the search phrases world wide, 30.09 percent of the people use 2 word phrases, 26.83 percent use 3 word phrases and 16.60 percent use 1 word phrase. More and more people use now 3, 4 and 5 keywords since the last measurement. The global usage of 2 word phrases has decreased with 2.49 percent from 32.58 percent to 30.09 percent since February 2004.