troubleshooting Question

Is it fairly easy to find a word in a html file from a c# reader program?

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Hello:

I want to add a custom "Search" functionality on a website that I am working on. Is it fairly easy to do?

I would think the logic on the called page (once the user hits the "search" button) would be:

Take the item that was searched for;
For (every page in the website) {
        For every instance of item found on webpage {
               Save page name of where you found the webpage
               Select the section (<p> or <div>) tag surrounding the search_word
               Display the section, Display the link
       }
}

Is this something an ASP.Net C# 2005 page can handle? What would be some of the functions/methods I'd need?

Thanks!
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