Underneath Net Search is Netscape's Open Directory Project, staffed by internet volunteers, and its Smart Browsing
technology, which lets users enter search terms directly into the location bar of the browser.
The company is also planning to introduce its Smart Browsing
service for its Netscape Netcenter portal site to enable users to find information on the net.
has been updated; users can now type keywords such as "Ford Ranger" or search queries like "San Francisco restaurants" into the location bar, eliminating the need to remember complicated URLs.