Select, compare and analyze 5 of the following search engines. Post your analysis under the search engines you chose.

A site to guide you in selecting the best search engine for your purpose.

Search Engines:

All the Web
AltaVista
Excite
FindSpot
Google
GoTo
Hotbot
Lycos
Netscape Search
Northern Light
Search
Search Engine Watch
Webcrawler
Yahoo!
Ask.com

Meta-Search Engines:

Metacrawler
Dogpile

Subject Directories:

LookSmart
Yahoo!

Web Search Services:

PubSub
Rollyo

Searchable Databases:

Ask Jeeves