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Finding stuff online: 20 years of innovative searc...
Infoseek was yet another attempt to provide a comprehensive, searchable directory of Websites. It achieved a fair amount of popularity, boasting 7.3 million visitors in the month of September 1997--an impressive number for the time.
Its popularity subsequently faded in the face of competitors like Yahoo, AltaVista, and (later) Google.
Finding stuff online: 20 years of innovative search engines