For an easier way to search the World Wide Web, take the advice of reader Tom Wruk in Belvidere, Ill.: Use a one-stop service called Starting Point (http://www.stpt.com). Starting Point includes links to all the directory and search tools mentioned in my Sept. 11 column and a few more to boot. It also offers pointers to an assortment of interesting sites around the Internet.

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