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Documenting the features of Twingly

Power searching

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Searching for blog posts linking to one or more sites.

You can search for blog posts that link to any page on twingly.com.

Example: link:twingly.com

You can also search for posts that link to several sites. This search will return blog posts that link to both twingly.com and techcrunch.com (or any page under those domains).

Example: link:twingly.com,techcrunch.com

You can use | to get blog posts that links to either twingly.com or techcrunch.com (or any page under those domains).

Example: link:twingly.com|techcrunch.com

Searching for blog posts from blogs on a specific domain.

You can search for blog posts from blogs on a specific domain. This also matches subdomains. This search matches blog.twingly.com, even if though not directly on twingly.com

Example: site:twingly.com

You can search for blog posts from blogs on one or several domains.

Example: site:twingly.com|primelabs.se

Searching for blog posts from a specific blog.

You can search for blog posts from a specific blog. This only matches against exact urls to blogs, so searching for "blog:twingly.com" does not return any results.

Example: blog:blog.twingly.com

You can also search for blog posts from one of several blogs.

Example: blog:blog.twingly.com|roslingsblogger.blogspot.com

Searching for blog posts written in a specific language.

You can search for blog posts written in a specific language. This will search for blog posts written in Swedish.

Example: lang:sv

You can also specify several languages for your search.

Example: lang:sv|fi

Searching for blog posts tagged with a specific tag.

You can search for blog posts tagged with "election".

Example: tag:election

You can also search for posts with multiple tags.

Example: tag:election,obama

Or you can search for posts tagged with one or many tags.

Example: tag:election|sport|fashion

Searching for blog posts posted within a certain time span

The default is to search in to search for posts posted in any time.

You can search for posts that were posted within the last 24 hours.

Example: tspan:24h

The supported options to tspan are:

  • The last hours: h
  • The last 12 hours: 12h
  • The last 24 hours: 24h
  • The last week: w
  • The last month: m

Sorting the search result

The default sort mode is TwinglyRank, which combines text relevance with inlinks and published date.

You can sort the blog posts by the date the blog posts were published.

Example: sort:published

Or you can sort by inlinks.

Example: sort:inlinks

Or you can sort by only the text relevance.

Example: sort:relevance

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