Result hits for DDG vs Google

<hidden> anonymous
Created: 3 years and 10 months ago • Updated: 3 years and 10 months ago
When I search 3 words NEGATIVE IONS INLAND, on DDG in the first 7 results I get only 2 of the 3 words in each result bar one result. And in one of the first 7 results I get 1 word. On Google in the first 7 results all bar one (with 2 words) have all 3 words in the results description.
Is this something that is evolving on DDG and will improve? I know about putting quotation marks around each word but it's tedious.

I just tried searching negative AND ions AND inland and it greatly improved the results. In the first 7 results there were 6 with all 3 words and one with 2. I actually don't mind doing this nearly as much as the quotation marks - it flows much easier when typing. I guess I'll do this for now.

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