Search engine for ArcGIS resources. Find tips and tricks about advanced Google search here
Table of Contents
- Why we built this
- How to install ArcGIS Search
- Which are the
ArcGIS Searchproject sources
- Advanced Google search tips
- Advanced Search Items on Online/Entreprise (moved)
Why we built this
At Esri we have dozens of domains (<100 domains) and different search engines1 focusing on specific content, and none of them include 3rd party curated domains (employees personal blogs, github accounts, etc).
This make it difficult to get a full picture of everything related to any topic, and that's why we started this project.
How to install ArcGIS Search
Follow this three simple steps:
keyword(we normally recommend:
@) and this URL
keywordyou have chosen and then press the
tabkey and... Ta Da! you are ready to type your search text.
Which are the
ArcGIS Search project sources
- More than 12 Github accounts, for example: github.com/Esri, github.com/esridc, github.com/esripdx, github.com/Esri-DevCenter-Beijing, github.com/ycabon, github.com/tomwayson, github.com/hhkaos, ...
- Esri's Inc domains:
- learn.arcgis.com/* * help.arcgis.com/*
- Esri's Spain domains:
- Esri's UK domains:
- Other domains:
Advanced Google search tips
|Pattern||What it does||Example|
|Use quotes||Search the exact phrase||"web appbuilder developer edition"|
|OR||Logic OR, matched any criteria||fmv OR "full motion video"|
|AND||Logic AND, forces to meet both criteria||GTFS AND GeoEvent|
|site:||shows yur searched term within a specific domain||leaflet site:github.com|
|-site:||Remove a specified domain from results||fmv -site:community.esri.com -site:geonet.esri.com|
|Minus||Remove a specified search term from results||"arcgis enterprise" AND -linux AND site:server.arcgis.com|
|filetype||shows results in your specified filetype||angular filetype:pdf site:proceedings.esri.com|
- 6 common misconceptions when doing advanced Google Searching
- Cheatsheet for advanced Google searches.
Note: Everything bellow this line has been migrated to the ArcGIS Developer Tips and Tricks repo