If you are going to start a website, there are a number of things that you must keep in mind. A number of things are there that must have to be in your website like a good product management system (if you sell any products), search engine and a number of other similar things. All of these are equally important and have their own importance at their places.

When you are going to build a search engine for your website, it is very important that you know what your requirements are and what type of search engine you are exactly looking for.  You must know your users/visitors so that you can create a search engine of that size and make it as per your users’ specific requirements. There are a number of things that you must know before you start building your customized search engine:

  1. Resources: It is very essential to declare your resources and budget for building this search engine. In fact, it is the main thing on which your search engine’s size, type and other things will depend. So, define them clearly before you start working on it.
  2. Size of your website: It is very important that the search engine you build is perfectly compatible with your site. For example, if you run a very small site, say a blog, you would not need a very powerful and customized search engine. In fact, getting something built like that can be unnecessary.
  3. Type of product: It is also very helpful and good that you know what kind of product(s) you are going to place on your site. Because the search engine must be made so that it is perfectly compatible and able to search through your entire website’s content effectively and efficiently.

In short, there are no specific guidelines of how a search engine is made and how you should use it. All that is required is that it work efficiently and does the job for you. So, whenever you are going to make a search engine, keep these things in your mind if you want some really good results.