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metasearch engine

The search engine software that is used to search other search engines. See metasearch site.
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Later chapters delve into advanced topics such as multi- and meta-search engines, finding people, and news-based search engines.
By working with VAYANT, online travel agencies and meta-search engines reduce their risk of spiking look-to-book ratios, and airlines avoid unnecessary inventory queries.
Rail itineraries for continental Europe are available starting today through the TripAdvisor Flights meta-search engines in the U.
Chapter 12 provides an overview and sampling of the numerous meta-search engines, while Chapter 13 describes other Web search engines and where to learn about them.
We looked at a lot of online travel companies for this report and have come to truly believe hotelicopter is one of the best hotel meta-search engines in market," said Piper Jaffray senior research analyst Michael Olson.
The New Walford now includes evaluations and listings of an extensive range of e-reference sources such as digital databanks, digital reference services, electronic journal collections, meta-search engines, networked information services, open archives, resource discovery services, and Web sites of prominent organizations in both the public and private sectors.
com), two prominent Asian Pacific meta-search engines, giving SynXis hotel customers increased exposure to the millions of consumers using these sites to shop for hotel rooms.
com is one of the recently started meta-search engines for flight tickets, but Momondo has quickly proven that their technology is among the world's best; reviewed and recommended in several newspapers magazines and blogs all over the world among them, The Guardian, L.
Traditional online travel agents -- such as Expedia, Travelocity and Orbitz -- are great, but new Web-based technologies called meta-search engines are really changing the nature of booking travel online," said Chet Gray, ASBTA vice president of Sales and Marketing.
Progress on the development of our Spanish and Chinese Meta-search engines is on track, as is the social news offering.
com) provides Internet customers with a fast, simple one-stop information search interface to the Top Internet Information Directories, Search Engines and Meta-Search Engines via its "central keyword searching" facility.