What is the difference between a prompt and a search?

A "prompt" is a text you give to the AI to get a specific response. A "search" is when you look for information using keywords. Understand the differences between a prompt and a search.

  • What works best with Perplexity?

We are flexible - both will work very well. If you were to use a few keywords similar to what you’d do on a search engine or enter highly detailed queries both are compatible with Perplexity.