Qwant facts for kids
Type of site
|Available in||French, English, German, Italian, Breton, Catalan, Corsican, Spanish, Basque, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese and Russian|
|Alexa rank||3,548 (As of 4 January 2021[update])|
|Launched||4 July 2013|
Qwant users can create an account, which allowed them to post on boards using Qwant boards (discontinued). It also allows them to save their preferences.
Qwant was first beta tested on 16 February 2013. The stable version was released on 4 July 2013, with an updated version being released on 17 April 2015.
On 10 December 2014, child-friendly version of Qwant, called Qwant Junior was beta tested in cooperation with the French Ministry of Education. A stable version was later released.
On 5 October 2015, Qwant Lite was released. Qwant Lite is a version of Qwant, specifically made for legacy web browsers.
When the Brave web browser was released in 2017, it featured Qwant as one of the default search engines.
The self titled company, Qwant SAS was founded in February 2011 by Jean-Manuel Rozan, Éric Leandri and Patrick Constan.
From 2011 to 2014, Qwant SAS acquired a total of €3.5 million.
Qwant Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.