NEW WAYS TO SEARCH FOR RACES, RACERS, ORGANIZERS, PRODUCT INFO

by Vesa SuomalainenTuesday, December 10, 2013 10:48 AM
We just updated the website with several new ways to search Webscorer.com for:
 
- Results
- Start lists
- Registrations
- Race organizers
- Racer profiles
- Documentation
 
1. Site search
    - Located at the top bar on every page of Webscorer.com
      -> The search will find races, racers, documentation, blog entries etc.
      -> This is a custom search powered by Google and returns a familiar-looking Google search results page
      -> Google crawls our site typically once a day so newly posted info may not be found with the site search
    - Displayed: a link to all pages on Webscorer.com that contain the search phrase (or a close match)
 
2. Find results
    - Search for results based on
      -> Map location
      -> Sport type
      -> Race name
      -> Racer name
      -> Race ID (note: this is the only way to search for results posted as "Private")
      -> Race date
      -> Start type
      -> Race features
    - Displayed: up to 100 most recently posted results based on the search criteria
 
3. Find start lists
    - Search for start lists based on
      -> Map location
      -> Sport type
      -> Race name
      -> Race ID (note: this is the only way to search for start lists posted as "Private")
      -> Race date
    - Displayed: up to 100 most recently posted start lists based on the search criteria
 
4. Find registrations
    - Search for registrations based on
      -> Map location
      -> Sport type
      -> Race name
      -> Race ID (note: this is the only way to search for registrations posted as "Private")
      -> Race date
    - Displayed: up to 100 upcoming race registrations based on the search criteria
 
5. Find racer profiles
    - Search for racer profiles based on
      -> Map location
      -> Sport type
      -> Racer name
    - Displayed: up to 100 most recently updated racer profiles based on the search criteria
 
6. Find race organizers
    - Search for race organizers (who have setup their organizer page) based on
      -> Map location
      -> Sport type
      -> Organizer name
   - Displayed: up to 100 most recently updated oeganizer pages based on the search criteria
 
Example:  Using the #2 search option, find results that meet the following criteria:
 
1. Race location: WA state or northern OR
2. Race date: Any date from November 22, 2011 to December 10, 2013
3. Sport: Running - trail
4. Start type: Manual wave start
5. Race features: Multiple distances 

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