Take a minute and read this interview with Blekko’s CEO Rich Skrenta. It highlights why (A) it’s nearly impossible to put or find anything useful on Google’s page 1 search results anymore. And (B) what you can do about it.
Is Blekko.com perfect? no. Is it geeky? yes. Will my mother/brother/buddy every figure out /slashtagging? probably not. But I’m sold.