Version: 7.1.1022The Zoom Search Engine is a free package that allows web developers to add an industrial-strength custom search to their website in a matter of minutes.
Operating System: Windows
It is an extremely easy-to-use application that requires no complicated server-side set-up procedures. It can also be used to create search engines for intranets, CDs and DVDs as well.
Zoom is capable of serving up to 300 queries a minute and it can index and search 1000's of web site domains in a single index.
Developers who choose to upgrade to the Enterprise Edition will be able to index up to 1 million pages.
Features include: wildcard and exact phrase searching; "Google-like" context search results;
Highlighted found words; spelling & synonym suggestions; exclusion / negative searches; display images / thumbnails in search results; prioritize recommended links for keywords / phrases; A9 and OpenSearch compatible XML / RSS output (CGI only); Sitemap generation (Yahoo and Google compatible); international language support; statistical graphs & reports.
Zoom allows searches into DOC, PDF, PPT, XLS, RTF and WPD files and is capable of indexing SWF and FlashPaper files.
In addition, Zoom now supports indexing / searching of the meta-data in MP3 and various image file formats. See the Zoom website for a complete list of supported file formats.
The Zoom Search Engine will index files in either spider or offline mode.
Indexing options include incremental index, simultaneous broken link detection, content filtering, flexible scanning and skipping options.
Zoom is available in Free (max. 50 pages), Standard $US49 (max. 100 pages), Professional $US99 (max. 200, 000 pages) and Enterprise $US299 (max. 1 million pages) Editions.
Version 7.1.1022: Autocomplete search box, Date range searching, Improved ASP.NET Server Control, Improved ASP.NET Server Control, Email file formats now supported, URL indexing, Search by site, Domain diversity, Scan files with unknown extensions, OpenDocument support, Media file support, Page and folder skip list.
Version 6.0.1025: Added FTP uploading support for incremental Delete Pages operation; Updated French ZLANG; Added Polish ZLANG files; Added handling of curly quotes to be treated as straight quotes; Other minor bug fixes.
Version 5.1.1009: Minor build update. Added support for additional accent and ligature characters for the "accent insensitive" options. Added Import and Export Synonyms feature. You can now import or export synonyms from/to a text file. Various bug fixes.
Version 5.1.1002: Patched potential security issue relating to HTTP cross site scripting XSS, New â€œSpider Throttlingâ€ feature, New â€œrobots.txtâ€ file support, New robots meta tag support, Added support for â€œ.wmaâ€, â€œ.psdâ€ and for converting curly quotes in numeric entity form
Version 5.0 build 1005: 1) Over 1 million pages can be indexed. 2) Incremental Indexing. 3) Simultaneous broken link detection and site mapping. 4) OpenSearch compatible 5) MP3 & Photo files searchable 6) Content Filtering (positive & negative) 7) Recommended Links prioritization 8) XML/RSS & Amazon A9 compatibility
Version 5.0: 1) Over 1 million pages can be indexed. 2) Incremental Indexing. 3) Simultaneous broken link detection and site mapping. 4) OpenSearch compatible 5) MP3 & Photo files searchable 6) Content Filtering (positive & negative) 7) Recommended Links prioritization 8) XML/RSS & Amazon A9 compatibility