Aggregates search results into a single feed which can be subscribed to in an RSS reader.
Here's a screenshot of the pipe:
This Yahoo Pipe does the following:
- Aggregates these search results simultaneously:
- Filters the results and ensures that the links are unique.
- Sorts the results by date such that the latest addition onto the pool will appear at the top of the list.
In other words, it acts as an RSS feed alerts for all these search engines.
- To utilize this well, use dashes '-' in place of space ' ' such that the tags will be valid for del.icio.us
- Added DateFormatter to unify date source
- Added Flickr tags as a source of searches
- Added Del.icio.us tags as a source of searches
Meta Search Alerts in action
Here's the pipe in action logging activities scooped from the Web of itself :)
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Yahoo Pipes is a Yahoo product which allow programmers and non-programmers alike to manipulate data sources to generate RSS feeds. It's very useful tool. http://pipes.yahoo.com Pipes on SML Wiki