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Searching and dates

There are 2 ways to search for information on the map.

You can search by place on the right hand search menu:

You can search for a topic by using the magnifying glass symbol on the left hand side menu.

Here you can also search my date range or you can pick a historical era:


It is useful to know how the search function works to ensure your content is found easily by users. At the moment the topic search filters keywords in your titles and descriptions. Because of this, it is important that your titles and descriptions are spelled correctly and include the keywords people might search for to find your content.