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How can I conceptually model a craigslist search?

I'm trying to understand how something like this works, but I'm inexperienced and I'm trying to understand how the process would work. Say you have ten categories, a thousand zip codes, and ten ...
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Implementing search over large data set, PHP or Mysql stored procedure?

I'm building an Online Food Ordering System with PHP and MYSQL, One of the feature of the application is to allow users to search for the restaurants by typing the area name. I would like to know ...
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What is “the right way” to do search on a website?

I'm talking the kind of search that auto-suggests your query as you type, the way Google does, the way Wikipedia does, the way Stack Exchange suggests other questions as you type the title, etc. And ...
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DB technology for efficient search in tabular data?

We have a repository of tables. Around 200 tables, each table can be thousands of rows, all tables are originally in Excel sheets. Each table has a different scheme. All data is text or numbers. We ...
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Which database paradigm is suggested for a site with search capabilities?

Currently I'm trying to select the best DB paradigm to implement a web site with full-text search and faceted search capabilities. I have an important functional requirement: The database paradigm ...