Documenting the features of Twingly
Searching for blog posts linking to one or more sites.
You can search for blog posts that link to any page on 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).
You can also use | instead of , to get blog posts that links to either twingly.com or techcrunch.com (or any page under those domains).
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
You can search for blog posts from blogs on one or several domains.
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.
You can also search for blog posts from one of several blogs.
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.
You can also specify several languages for your search.
Searching for blog posts tagged with a specific tag.
You can search for blog posts tagged with "election".
You can also search for posts with multiple tags.
Or you can search for posts tagged with one or many tags.
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.
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.
Or you can sort by inlinks.
Or you can sort by only the text relevance.
Please see the widget page.