in 1997, originally known as J4Fun on a free host, is built for you, our visitors,
as a "home base" from which you can start your Internet sessions. We became PrimeTap.com
in 1999 and have grown exponentially since.
of going to one site to find news, another to find a web search and yet another
to find. . . (does this sound familiar?) you can simply come to PrimeTap where
a team of librarians (really!) have put the web at your fingertips. We feature
resources to help you make your Internet session complete.
a very large site with many sections, resources and features so use the red buttons
with drop down menus on each page (shown on the left of the home page and on right
on the rest of the pages as here)to easily find your way around.
search engine and directory, an online magazine, fun and games, PrimeTap News
Channels, free e-mail and chat, an online mall and much more.
is a unique
and one of the most powerful anywhere; feel free to compare! Ours features a search
function that queries not only our own engine but several search engines at once
to give you the best results. It will also translate websites into several languages.
At PrimeTap, we don't sell search results; we get them!
So you can be assured the most relevant results.
is one of the
biggest and best on the web. We use the Open Directory Project as a key resource
just as Lycos, AltaVista, AOL and Netscape just to name a few. We also feature
PrimeTap Picks which are sites we have reviewed and found to be useful, informative
or just entertaining.
is a major
portion of our site . This monthly, online, interactive publication contains helpful
news, tools and information. Entertaining content such as comics and folk tales
round out the magazine. We not only bring you entertaining articles, the latest
news, weather and sports, but we also provide handy tools that do things from
finding general information to helping you to pick the right car. Lots of stuff
to tinker with that is both fun and useful.
is a term used
throughout the site to let visitors know that we have looked at a particular item
or service and believe it to be one of the best of its kind. You will find we
have done this throughout our mall as well.
is a growing
collection of resources to help you find most anything. Whether you are doing
research for a paper or just curious about something, we have tools to help. We
have access to libraries, full text articles and books, and even stock quotes
Need a little
fun after all the research? We have that covered too. Just visit the Arcade
for thousands of games, which you can play right on the site or download free
to try. Would you rather chat or write some e-mail?
We have one
of the largest directories of freeware and share ware on the we called The
Share Files. We also offer free chat in the PrimeTap Chatboxes and
a free e-mail account in the PrimeTap Post Office. If you like the sound
of FREE, we also offer free digital post cards, free classified ads and
a whole section simply called "Free Stuff!"
PrimeTap respects your privacy and neither accesses nor collects personally identifiable information from visitors.
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.
For more information about Google Ads and their opt out option, please click here.
Some services (including but not limited to: personal websites and email) that are made available to you on PrimeTap are provided by third party companies which follow their individual privacy policies.
There is always
more to come on PrimeTap so stick around and enjoy! Your questions, comments and
suggestions are always most welcome. We love to hear from our visitors.
us is easy, just click on the "Contact Us" button on any page and drop us
a line with comments and suggestions. We love to hear from our visitors; each
message is read and most are answered.
Thank you for
The Folks at