In this post, we will understand the difference between a search engine and a web browser −
A search engine helps find information in the World Wide Web.
Once the information has been found, the results are displayed in one place.
It helps gather information from multiple URL’s and helps maintain it.
It has its own database.
Examples of search engines include Google, Yahoo, Bing, DuckDuckgo, Baidu Internet Explorer.
It makes use of the search engine to retrieve and view information from web pages.
The information seen on web page is actually present on the web servers.
They help display the web page of a current URL that is available at the server.
No database is required for a web browser.
A web browser contains has cache memory to store cookies.
Examples of web browsers include Mozilla Firefox, Netscape Navigator, and Google Chrome.