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Search: What you wanted and what you got

Sep 17, 2007


by kfarrell handmade and vintage goods

Hi Guys,
For those of you who don’t know me, I’m Kelly. One of the things I’m working on is improving the search tools, and in addition to the great feedback you guys have already posted in the forums, I’ve got a specific question that will help us improve search for you:

If you had trouble finding what you’re looking for, can you let me know what exactly it was you were on the hunt for, exactly which search terms you used, and what you got instead?

For example:
I was looking for a pink bonnet with blue polka dots. I searched for "polka dot bonnet" but all I got were vintage polka records. Then I wanted a classic rock album and searched for "rock and roll" and got nothing but circular stones.

This example is of course made up 😛

Thanks guys! Please contribute your specific experiences here.