Make a Search Engine

Make a Search Engine

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This Make was created by Kevin Hodgson



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Search if, of course, an amazingly powerful tool that transforms how we access and find information. Creating your own custom search engine gives you a bit more control — adding a filter to the search crawlers. You can create your own Google Search Engine by going to https://www.google.com/cse/ If you are logged into your Google Account, you can create your own search engine by adding the sites that you want to search. Here, for example, is a Search Engine of only related CLMOOC sites: http://goo.gl/Cl9qYw Give it a try. Make an engine and go searching.


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  1. CLMOOC search engine
       submitted by Kevin Hodgson

    Here, for example, is a Search Engine of only related CLMOOC sites.

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  1. How to Create Your Own Custom Search Engine
       submitted by Kevin Hodgson

    These are instructions from Richard Byrne of hte Free Technology for Teachers site about how to create your own Google Custom Search Engine

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