Re-Index deletes existing content from the Index Store and then re-indexes everything.
Re-Indexing is done as part of search crawler(s) scheduled job.
The search crawler(s) should be run manually under Host > Schedule to re-index immediately. Re-indexing is done for the current site only.

Caution - This should be done during non-peak hours as the process can be CPU intensive.

Many times when searching for something we don’t know exactly what it is we are looking for. Sometimes we look for words that are synonymous in hopes of finding our term. This feature allows you to create those synonymous relationships between terms.

Synonyms Tags Actions

When performing a search we want to avoid certain words that may decrease the value of the search results. This feature allows you to add words that will be ignored by search queries.

Ignore Words Actions
Advanced Tips
Type Example Notes
Fuzzy kettle~ Contain terms that are close to the word kettle, such as cattle
Wild cat* Contain terms that begin with cat, such as category and the extact term cat itself
Exact-Single orange Contain the term orange
Exact-Phrase "dnn is awesome" Contain the exact phase dnn is awesome
OR orange bike Contain the term orange or bike, or both. OR must be in uppercase
orange OR bike
AND +orange +bike Contain both orange and bike
orange AND bike
Combo (agile OR extreme) AND methodology Contain methodology and must also contain agile and/or extreme.AND must be in uppercase
Results Per Page:
Limit the search results with the specified tags
Limit the search results modified within the specified time
Limit the search results from the specified source
Search results must exactly contain the keywords