Search Engine Search Suggestions

Posted on 2007-10-19
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What is the technology (scripting) behind the new search suggestions that companies like Yahoo, ITunes, and Amazon are using in ther search engines?

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I presume you mean like Google Suggest, which dynamically offers search suggestions when you start typing in what you want to search for (see http://labs.google.com/suggestfaq.html).

Google uses AJAX to do this.

More info:

'Google Suggest Dissected'

'Making a Google Suggest-like application'

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