Analysis by Keyword Type

The Safety of Internet Search Engines - SiteAdvisor

These charts compare search engine result safety for the keyword sources listed above each chart.

Analysis includes 1,394 distinct keywords obtained from top search data from Google, Yahoo, AOL, Lycos, Wordtracker, and a major US ISP.

In each chart, bars indicate the proportion of sites that were rated red or yellow using SiteAdvisor's standard rating criteria. Narrow bars indicate that most sites are safe; wider bars indicate more numerous safety risks. All data is as of April 2006.


Google 2005 Zeitgeist

Top 2005 Year-End Searches & Top Monthly Searches

Google 2005 Zeitgeist

Yahoo! 2005 Top Searches

Yahoo! 2005 Top Searches

AOL 2005 Top Searches

AOL 2005 Top Searches

Lycos 2005 Top Searches

Lycos 2005 Top Searches

Wordtracker 2005 Top Searches

Top searches from various meta-search engines, from four months of 2005

Wordtracker 2005 Top Searches

ISP-Reported Top Searches

Top Google and Yahoo searches, according to a major US ISP

ISP-Reported Top Searches