Learning from legacy and defenses against haunted forests ⚔️
I'm Matt Hinchliffe, a senior engineer at the Financial Times, and this is my blog about (mainly front-end) web development.
Our last set of tech principles became obsolete so we updated them to reflect the current environment and have taken steps to keep them relevant.
Earlier this year I spent a few weeks researching, testing and re-building the search functionality for FT.com. This is general guide for non-experts trying to gain some understanding of full-text search.
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