What a difference people make
Many people jump straight into search engines and dont make enough use of subject directories (aka Yahoo). These are great time savers because someone else has already done the work of finding and organizing high quality Web sites.
A Subject Directory is:
There are two types of directories which differ in quality and selectivity:
1. Academic & professional
2. Commercial portals
Ten Tips for Improving Your Internet Search (7KB PDF)
What are the major differences between search engines and subject directories?
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