__/ [Paul Morrison] on Thursday 20 October 2005 18:02 \__
> I am looking to have a search option on my site, but am not sure how to go
> about it. I would like to have the option of searching the site for
> keywords, and also a web wide search. I have looked at the Google version
> of this, but I would rather have the results opened in my site, rather than
> being redirected to Google.
> If anyone has any ideas as to the way I should go about this, it would be
> much appreciated.
I'd use htdig or phpdig. They are not too good at getting word density,
proximity and context right, but they are at least within your control.
__/ [Paul Morrison] on Thursday 20 October 2005 19:43 \__
>> Write a script (I use PHP) to fetch the results from the google page eg.
>> then webscrape the results bit and pull it into your page.
> Wow, thats exactly what Im looking for! I dont suppose youd be able to give
> me a link or some information so that I can find out about how to do this?
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