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What's your favorite full-text search implementation?

patarapolw profile image Pacharapol Withayasakpunt ・1 min read

Also on Quora - What is better, a custom Google search or Algolia?

  • Algolia
  • Elasticsearch, Lucene, Solr
  • Google custom search

How does it compare to search engines with web crawlers?

  • Yahoo
  • Bing
  • DuckDuckGo
  • Yandex
  • Baidu

What about pure JavaScript implementations?

  • js-search
  • lunr, elasticlunr

RDBMS and NoSQL's built-in?

  • SQLite FTS4, FTS5
  • PostGres plugin
  • MongoDB

Or, some other implementations, like Python's Whoosh?

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