The Foxysearch.org search facility is a custom made Google search that searches sites in the Mozilla ecosystem, such as official and semi-official sites about Firefox. As a consequence the results are very relevant to Mozilla and its flagship product Firefox. By adding a link or search box to your site or blog and by adding a search plugin to your browser you can make this search facility easily available to yourself and others.
- Searching the Mozilla ecosystem directly from your browser
- Searching the Mozilla ecosystem directly from your site or blog
- Link to Foxysearch.org
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1.1 Search Plugin
To use this custom made Google search directly from your browser add the Foxysearch.org search plugin to your browser (click on link below):
- Foxysearch.org Search Plugin (OpenSearch) - For Firefox 2 and higher and IE 7 and higher.
An alternative is to use the bookmarklet below, which presents you with a pop-up in which you can enter your query. To save this bookmarklet, 'right-click' on the link below and save as 'bookmark' or 'favorite'. You can also assign a keyword to the bookmarklet to bring it up from the location bar.
1.3 Keyword Search
Using Firefox go to the Foxysearch.org homepage, 'right-click' on the search box and select 'Add a Keyword for this search'. Enter a name, for example 'Foxysearch', and enter a keyword, for example 'fs' and add the bookmark.
With a the above keyword search set up you can search directly from your location bar, by entering 'fs' followed by your search terms.
You can also add a search box to your site or blog for this custom made Google search. Here is a sample of what this search box looks like:
In order to add this to your site or blog simply copy and paste the following text into the page where you want to have the search box:
To add a link like this to your website or blog:Foxysearch.org
Simply copy and paste the following text into your page: