When searching the diary, this Web site first attempts to locate entries, annotations and images that match all the terms of your search such as date range; it also attempts to find results that match some of your search keywords and if necessary expands your search keywords to find similar terms within a pre-determined threshold. For example if you're searching for "horse" the Web site will also look for results containing "horses."
Results are ranked based on the frequency of the keyword within the text as well as that keyword's proximity to other keywords.
The Web site also accepts a variety operators to help tailor your search terms:
Quotation Marks, "Papa Cassebeer"
Wrapping your search with quotation marks will tell the Web site to prioritize results where the terms occur within 5 words of one another, and lower the priority of results where the terms are further apart.
Using a Negative or - Symbol, Papa -Cassebeer