It is the universal truth that Google is the god of the internet because of its big approach and reach. Google has 65% of traffic from worldwide users. If you want to find some more interesting on the internet, you should use a search engine called DuckDuckGo. It is founded in the year 2008 with an idea of better search and instant answers. Currently, 9 million searches happen daily on DuckDuckGo. This search engine emphasizes on user’s privacy so it doesn’t collects user’s personal information and it does not track users to give personalized results. Here are few reasons to use DuckDuckGo:
! Bang Command: DuckDuckGo has !bang command that allows users to find another site directly. The! Bang command is used to go directly to the new website. For example, if you type !YouTube android security app into the search box, it will automatically take you to the search results of YouTube.
Privacy: The privacy features of DuckDuckGO are the reason behind the invention of DuckDuckGo. DuckDuckGo doesn’t track and share user’s searches and this biggest advantage of being a DuckDuckGo user. It doesn’t use IP logging to provide encrypted searches to its users.
Customization: It has a very easy interface so a user can easily change the color, fonts, alignment of DuckDuckGo.
Keyboard Shortcuts: This is the great feature of DuckDuckGo where a user can use the keyboard to go to the first result. For example, if you type “o” after searching a query it will immediately open the first result. The other shortcuts like “CTRL-Enter” to open a result which is highlighted in the search results. You can also use “h” to the go back into the search box.