www search engines or directory sites

Relevant censorship by WWW search engines or directory sites. In each category, engines are listed in alphabetical order.

Peer To Peer (P2P)

YACY

In order to search this site, someone must create a node which indexes this site and is reachable from the Internet.
To add as search engine to browser.

Censored

Ask Jeeves (Ask.Com) , Teoma

Censors and does not tell that it is censoring. Does not respect your selection of language configured in your browser.

Google

Censors but tells you at the bottom of the page that it did so. Does not respect your selection of language configured in your browser.
Forum #320

MetaGer.Org

Censors and does not tell that it is censoring.

PicSearch.Com

Censors and does not tell that it is censoring.

StartPage.Com

Censors and does not tell that it is censoring. Changing filtering settings has no effect.

SwissCows

Unbubble.EU

Uncensored

Baidu

(Chinese) More censored results within mainland China. Only simplified Chinese interface because you would only want to use this search engine if forced to.

Bing (Microsoft)

Image search also functions. Also used by Yahoo.

DuckDuckGo

donates money to IT privacy projects. Shows LoliBooru in Web search results. Shows it in Image search if LoliBooru is a search term. Has setting for filter named 'Safe Search'.

Ecosia.org

Plants trees in Ethiopia using advertising revenue

ExaLead

Security Warning : This search engine has bugs where it wants to lead you from the encrypted connection (TLS/HTTPS) to the unencrypted one. This happens after setting Preferences.
Use the Preferences to deselect 'Safe search'.
Currently the site has a flaw where it can only find limited results for a site, although you instruct it to return all results. Little of Lolibooru is indexed. French company.

MetaGer.De

This search engine has 2 sites. One is at MetaGer.Org and is censored. The other is at MetaGer.De and appears to be uncensored. It is only in German language. Meta-Search.

Peekier

Has option 'Safe search' which excludes erotic content. Shows page previews.

Qwant

Searx ( a minority of deployments )

Uncensored Searx Deployments.

Yandex (Russian)

Not tested from Russia.

Yippy

Finds commonalities and clusters search results.
Updated by Aratano 13 days ago