Is Firefox a search engine? Written by James. Published on August 25, 2022 under the IndieWeb category. This evening, a contestant on The Chase UK (one of my favourite television programmes) was asked the following question: What search engine's name is also an alternative name for a red panda? The answer to this question? According to The Chase, Firefox. I was so astounded by the answer that I lost track of all of the next questions the contestant was asked. This leads me to ask: is Firefox a search engine? After sharing this with others, I was informed this is not the first time Firefox has been referred to as a search engine. Tagged in The Chase, Web browsers. Read more content like this Check out the other posts I have written related to this article. My search engine has moved to IndieWeb Search Some things to keep in mind if you build a search engine How my blog search engine works, briefly Scaling IndieWeb Search Parse IndieWeb Search in 15 lines of Python code Responses Comment on this post Respond to this post by sending a Webmention.