Search Engine Evaluation

Work at Home Search Evaluation for iSoftStone

May 21, 2014 14 comments by Anna T

Work from home as a search engine evaluator for iSoftStone.iSoftStone is another company that hires home-based workers for search evaluation (similar to companies like Leapforce, Lionbridge, etc.). They do not always have openings and I cannot confirm they are hiring for it now. They also occasionally have other types of crowdsourcing work like transcription, but this review is primarily focusing on the search engine evaluation position.

iSoftStone has been recruiting people in the US for their search evaluator

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Work From Home Ads Quality Rating for ZeroChaos

May 7, 2014 43 comments by Anna T

Work from home as an ads quality rater for ZeroChaos -- flexible, non-phone work that pays great!ZeroChaos is a reputable company that occasionally has openings for work from home ads quality raters. The company used to be known as Workforce Logic, so you might already be familiar with how they operate. Anyway, a job like this is a great option for many people who want to work at home because it’s completely non-phone, flexible work. If you have tried applying with or working for Lionbridge, Leapforce, Appen Butler Hill, or any other company that hires for similar positions

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Working at Home for Lionbridge – Non Phone Work

June 13, 2013 40 comments by Anna T

work at home for lionbridgeLionbridge has changed a lot since the last time I wrote about them, so I decided to write some updated information since so many of you are looking for non-phone work at home, and search engine evaluation certainly fits the bill for that. Lionbridge has a lot of different types of opportunities available and they are also open worldwide. These are all independent contractor positions.
What kind of work do you do for Lionbridge?
I used to classify this is just search engine evaluation, but I should probably expand on that a little since there are so many different types of jobs. But search engine evaluation, if you aren’t familiar, is generally comparing…

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What is a Search Engine Evaluator?

March 10, 2012 36 comments by Anna T

What is a search engine evaluatorI know many people are interested in what a search engine evaluator does, so I’m going to try to explain it to you. I hope this helps some!
What is a search engine evaluator?
Basically, this is a person who evaluates search engine results to determine if they are relevant or not to the term typed in. This is just one way that major search engines ensure that when you type something into search, you find what you’re hoping to find. For example, if you were doing a search on “the Atlanta Braves,” hopefully their official website would show up either at the top or near the top of the results. That’s because that’s probably the…

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Appen Butler Hill Work at Home Search Engine Evaluation

May 4, 2011 20 comments by Anna T

Appen Butler Hill is a company that regularly hires people to work from home doing search engine evaluation. They’ve been around for about 16 years, and they are rumored to pay better than Leapforce and Lionbridge — two of their top competing companies. If you’re unclear on what search engine evaluation actually is, you might want to read “What is a Search Engine Evaluator?” first.

Appen is open to many countries worldwide, including the US and Canada.
How much does Appen Butler Hill pay?
The rate I’ve seen quoted is $15 per hour, but the exact rate will vary depending on the project…

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August 30, 2010 29 comments by Anna T


Leapforce hires independent contractors from a variety of different countries to evaluate search engine results and improve them for a major search engine. They also have openings for search quality judges. Job specifics are sketchy due to current employees being required to sign non-disclosure agreements, but in general the work involves determining whether or not certain search terms match up well with different web pages and/or video, images, etc. Even though this sounds fairly easy, many people describe the work as being incredibly hard.
Here are some basics:
Pay: Cannot reveal – signed non-disclosure agreement
Payment Method: Check or direct deposit
Payment Frequency: Monthly
Open to: United States, Canada, Belgium, Norway, Denmark, and Brazil
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