Hey guys, looked through google first and couldnt find anything on this topic.. only stuff to style the search bar, and using a GOOGLE search bar..
Anyone know of good resource to how to script my own personal search code.. or where is a place to get a good one..
i dont wanna use any of googles.. i wanna be able to style my own..
and does anyone really know how to implement the coding into the site..
im pretty sure the scripting is server side.. so any help will be appreciated.
Is your site run on a CMS? If
Is your site run on a CMS? If so, I'd look into finding a search engine module or extension for it (if it doesn't already have one by default which most do). If not, then I'd suggest your site probably doesn't need a search engine in the first place as a non-CMS site is unlikely to be that large.
dont have the hosting for it
dont have the hosting for it yet.. and not really sure WHAT CMS i wanna use for both my site... and sites i will create for future clients....
my site will have everything in one.. my companies information and services yada yada, previous work, with a blog intergrated... so i wanted to use the search bar for people to be able to search recent posts and that kinda jazz...
where should i be reading for this info? thanks alot btw
Well if you're going to have
Well if you're going to have a blog integrated, you'll no doubt be looking at something like Wordpress, ExpressionEngine, TextPattern, Joomla etc - these all have search engines already built in. If you want my tip, use ExpressionEngine - it's the one I use for all my client work, it's very flexible and can handle almost anything you ask of it.