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DuckDuckGo is a search engine and also makes a browser which focuses on privacy; the search service supports a !indieweb hardcoded shortcut for searching the IndieWeb wiki, and is used for a personal site search feature by at least one IndieWeb site.


Shortcut searches

DuckDuckGo has a shortcut feature called !Bang, which provides quick access to various other search services. This is especially useful when using DuckDuckGo as the default search engine of your browser, so you can use the address bar to search things. An overview can be found on

The !indieweb Bang can be used to search this wiki.

Other Features

IndieWeb Examples

Examples of IndieWeb sites using DuckDuckGo search to implement a personal site search feature:


Tantek Çelik has a search box at the top right of his site and permalinks that submits a form directly to search his site using prefilled in the search text input box.

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