Mediagazer Search finds "items", i.e. blog posts and news stories, that have appeared as headlines on Mediagazer.
Items listed only in the "Discussion" areas are excluded from results.
By default, only the title and first few sentences are searched. Unchecking "Search title & summary only" extends the search to the full body text.
Quoted phrases, wildcards, and standard search operators like
+ (plus), - (minus),
AND, OR, NOT, and parenthesis are all supported.
Narrowing searches based on url, author, date, and other attributes is also possible.
For instance, the query
[ Conan sourcename:Poynter ]
restricts searches for "Conan" to items from the blog "Poynter".
Examples of other operators follow:
items from the blog http://www.huffingtonpost.com/
• author:"Rupert Murdoch"
items by author "Rupert Murdoch"
• sourcename:"E-Media Tidbits"
items from blogs with "E-Media Tidbits" in the name
Why is the Tribune scapegoating Clarence Page?
— This morning, like thousands of other Chicagoans, I woke to the Chicago Tribune's story essentially threatening to fire Pulitzer Prize winner Clarence Page, the paper's most visible African-American writer and arguably one of its most popular staffers …
Al Jazeera English hits Chicago cable waves
— WTTW carries Qatar-based news channel — Starting today, Chicagoans have cable access to news from Al Jazeera English. The Qatar-based channel will air its international coverage on local public television station WTTW.