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About searx

Searx is a metasearch engine, server program which aggregates the results of other search engines while not storing information about its users.

Why use

How can I make it my own?

You may want to consider running your own Searx instance if you care about privacy or otherwise believe in digital freedom.

The source code is readily available and easy to setup. LinuxReviews has a step by step guide describing how to setup SearX on Fedora and Ubuntu. Add your Searx to this list to help other people reclaim their privacy and make the Internet freer! The more decentralized the Internet is, the more freedom we have!

More about searx

github | ohloh | twitter | transifex | IRC: #searx @ freenode (webclient)


How to add to firefox?

Install searx as a search engine on any version of Firefox! (javascript required)

How do I add to chrome / chromium?

Right-click the navigation bar and choose "Edit search engines...". This works on any site with a search function.


Stats page contains some useful data about the engines used.