Manage search relevance in SharePoint Server 2013
Published: July 16, 2012
Summary: Learn how you can configure settings to provide the most relevant search results in SharePoint 2013.
Applies to: SharePoint Server 2013
The following articles on TechNet provide information about how you manage relevance to improve search results in SharePoint 2013.
TechNet articles about managing search relevance
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Learn how to create and deploy a thesaurus to expand queries with synonyms.
Learn to create custom entity extractors and how to use them to set up custom refiners. Create one or more custom entity extraction dictionaries and connect them to managed properties.
Learn how to include company names to be extracted from content for search results, or how to exclude company names from being extracted.
Learn how to improve search results by creating and managing query rules.
Learn how to add phrases that you want the system to always or never suggest to users as they perform a query. This article also explains how to enable or disable query suggestions.
Learn how to include single words in or exclude single words from query spelling corrections to help correct spelling errors in queries.
Learn how to specify authoritative pages and non-authoritative URLs and sites. Search uses the list of authoritative pages to calculate the ranking of results.
July 16, 2012