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  • What Do We Mean By ‘Search’?

    What Do We Mean By ‘Search’?

    The word search has become a generic descriptor for "interactive information retrieval." In reality, there are a number of different categories of search.

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  • What Poor Website Search Says About Your Company

    Enterprise search is a strategy, not a technology. It is a strategy for ensuring that employees and customers can find information that an organization has created. As I was choosing the topics for the recently published second edition of my book "Enterprise Search," I decided to include a new

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  • Peeking into Sitecore, Coveo and Search

    With Coveo's announcement this month of its launch of Coveo for Sitecore: Advanced Search Edition, it seems like a good time to poke around the search arena — and into Sitecore. Enriching Search Experience But first, a bit about the Sitecore-Coveo partnership.

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  • Is Blippex the Next Big Search Engine?

    Meet Blippex. While it's not yet used as a verb, it is being regarded as a contender in the search engine market. But not because it's the next Google.  Bippex It.  Unlike Google, Blippex's founders don't rank searches by how many sites link to them.

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  • Google Bringing More Relevance and Semantics to Search Results

    Despite the vast amounts of revenue generated from the service, Google's search service has remained relatively staid for users, bar the odd funky logo.

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  • Bing! Microsoft Says Your Search Results are Ready

    Bada boom, bada bing! That’s how quickly things seem to happen in the webverse anyway, the search engine avenue being no exception. Accordingly, recently there have been rumors backed by heavy advertising dollars that Microsoft (news, site ) plans to release a search engine called "Bing.

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  • How to Professionally Manage Search

    To manage search on your website, don't manage the technology or the content. Manage the task. Success is about finding, not searching.The following are the steps involved in professionally managing search: # Identify the top 200-400 search terms on your website. These top 200-400 terms will usually represent a very significant

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