Crawl interfaces for Norch running inside your browser

Posted earlier on Search Nuggets. Got an idea a while back on how we could use the JavaScript/Nodejs Search Engine Norch so that the users would have their own search server inside the browser. The main takeaway from this would be that you don't need to install anything to test the search engine. Since last … Continue reading Crawl interfaces for Norch running inside your browser

Recipe search app: Getting the documents

Instead of Scrapy as the crawler, I've changed to forage-fetch from the Forage Search Engine. It's a search engine written in Javascript on top of Node.js, and a bit unfinished. The main reason I've chosen it is that it's really simple to use compared to Scrapy. Also, it separates the fetching of documents and processing … Continue reading Recipe search app: Getting the documents