Building a Quick Search Engine

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For a while I’ve been wanting to create a specialized search engine for a project I have been working on. Given the limited amount of time I have, I clearly had to piggyback on current technologies. Search engines today do an awesome job of indexing the web to find what you need when you need… Read more »

Using Google Alerts

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I just spent a few minutes creating some Google Alerts. From the alerts home page: Google Alerts are email updates of the latest relevant Google results (web, news, etc.) based on your choice of query or topic. I created a few alerts to monitor a few things that I am keeping my on. While I… Read more »

Create Your Own Custom Google Search Engine

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Last week Google released Google Co-op, a search engine that you can customize to your heart’s content. Then you can add it to your web site to give your user’s an even better web search experience. I didn’t think much of this when I first read about it. But then I started to think of… Read more »