You can use the Search Center portlet to search and retrieve information across portal sources. The Search Center portlet can also be configured to include results from external Internet search services. For more information about the Search Center portlet, Click here.
External Search Results
You can use the External Links portlet to display the search results obtained from various internal or external search services predefined to the portlet. Display results alongside search results from other search portlet applications or services. For more information about the External Links portlet Click here.
Administrators can define and manage search services, search collections and content sources, configure search portlets, define search scopes and custom links to Web search locations from the Manage Search application. For more information about Search Administration, Click here.
You can use this portlet to configure the display of recommended search results based on keywords entered to the search request. Administrators can map key information sources and documents to search terms and deliver priority results to users. Display results alongside search results from other search portlet applications or services. For more information about the Sponsored Links portlet Click here.